Merrillville kindergarten preregistration begins April 5

Merrillville kindergarten preregistration begins April 5

Merrillville Community School Corporation will hold kindergarten preregistration online beginning April 5. 

Parents with children age 5 either on or before Aug. 1, can preregister by visiting the corporation website and entering the requested information. The last day for kindergarten preregistration is May 28. 

Once parents preregister their children online, school staff will contact parents to complete the registration process. 

Parents will need to bring in the following documents to complete the process: Certified birth certificate (exceptions for foster children); DCS foster information, if applicable; immunization records; proofs of residency (refer to next page); parent/guardian current license or state ID; any or all documents that affect your child’s educational placement (Example: IEP, 504 or Psychological Evaluation); copy of last report card or transcript, withdrawal grades, and ISTEP scores; Special Needs Transportation form (SNT) if applicable; and any legal or custodial papers, if applicable.

In order to attend Merrillville schools, families must live within the boundaries of Ross Township. Information on registering children older than kindergarten age is available on the school corporation website. 

For more information, call 219-650-5300.