NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. - Kindergarten registration for Northbridge School District's 2013-14 school year will begin Feb. 13 in the Northbridge Elementary School library.
Registration will take place from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the school, 30 Cross St.
It is not necessary for the child to be present. Eligible children must be 5 years of age on or before Sept. 1. Parents must present a birth certificate, the most recent physical and an up- to-date immunization record when registering.
Before entering kindergarten, students must have the following immunizations:
• 5 DPT (Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus)
• 4 OPV (Polio)
• 2 MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)
• 3 Hep-B (Hepatitis B)
• Lead test
• Varicella Vaccine (or medical documentation of having the chicken pox)
• The Mantoux (Tuberculosis) Test is highly recommended but not required for kindergarten
For planning purposes, it is important that the district have an accurate count of students entering kindergarten. Those unable to attend registration on Feb. 13 should call Northbridge Elementary School at 508-234-6346 to schedule an appointment.
For more information, call 508 234-6346 or visit the district's website.