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Kindergarten Enrollment

How do I register my child for Kindergarten?

Welcome Kindergarten Families! Kindergarten registration for children who will be 5-years-old on or before August 1, 2024 is going on now!

Kindergarten registration for 2024-2025 is a three-step process.

  1. Completion of enrollment paperwork online 
  2. Once the online registration is completed, submitted and reviewed, an email from will be sent to you with next steps. If you do not receive your email after 5 days of submission, please check your spam/junk folder.
  3. Participation in a kindergarten open house session at your child’s elementary school (tentative).

Each elementary building in the district will hold a Kindergarten Open House event later in the spring. Dates for the Kindergarten Open Houses can be found below. 

Determining your assigned school

Unsure of the assigned school or new to Gahanna?

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.


GJPS 2024 Kindergarten Kick-off Dates
Parent/Guardian and Student should attend the Kindergarten Kickoff.

Blacklick: May 2, 6-7:30 p.m.
Chapelfield: May 7, 5:45-6:45 p.m.
Goshen Lane: May 7, 6-7 p.m.
High Point: May 2, communication on time will come from the building
Jefferson: May 9, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Lincoln: May 9, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Royal Manor: May 14, 6:30-7:30 p.m.



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