Kindergarten registration


2018-2019 Kindergarten registration

Gahanna-Jefferson Schools are preparing to welcome and register Gahanna children, who will be 5-years-old on or before Aug. 1, for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year.

There will be a meeting for the parent of any child who will be enrolling for Kindergarten for next school year; it will be held in the Middle School West auditorium on February 26 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm.

You will be able to enroll your child for Kindergarten beginning February 27.

Get prepared

Check out our list of frequently asked questions (PDF) to prepare yourself and your child for kindergarten enrollment.

Determining your assigned school

Unsure of the assigned school or new to Gahanna?

  • Contact the Transportation Department, (614) 751-7581.
  • Use our attendance zone calculator to determine the assigned neighborhood school.

How do I register my child for Kindergarten?

Kindergarten Registration for 2017-2018 is a three-step process:

  1. Completion of enrollment paperwork online.
  2. Enrollment appointment at the Welcome Center at Clark Hall - schedule an appointment online.
  3. Participation in a kindergarten round-up session at your child’s elementary school.

Supporting documentation

  • The child’s birth certificate
  • The child’s immunization record
  • Parent/guardian photo ID
  • Custody documentation (if applicable)
  • Residency verification
Please click here to review our Items Required for Enrollment.

G-J elementary round-up dates:

Interested in early entrance to kindergarten? Applications for early entrance to kindergarten will be available March 1, 2018.