Any child who attains the age of five (5) on or before August 1st of a school year will be admitted to and welcomed into an appropriate Kindergarten program of the Anderson Community School Corporation. If the child is younger than five (5) years as of August 1, 2021 and the parent(s)/guardian(s) of the child wishes to enroll the child in the Kindergarten program, the child may be considered for early enrollment by completing the Early Entrance application to the Assistant Superintendent. The early applicant must be five on or before October 1, 2022. Such application should be received not later than June 1, 2022.
The Assistant Superintendent shall appoint an Early Screening Committee to review all applications and to make recommendations. The Early Entrance Screening Committee shall include, but not be limited to: a Kindergarten teacher, and Elementary Principal, and the Director of Curriculum.
The Assistant Superintendent will make the final determination as to whether the child will be admitted to the Kindergarten program after consultation with the Early Entrance Screening Committee.
In evaluating the early admission application(s), the Superintendent will base his/her decision on the following: