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Kindergarten registration announced
SHEPHERD -- Shepherd Primary School will have Kindergarten Registration Day on Monday, May 6, from 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-2:30 p.m. Kindergarten Registration Day is the day that all children who will be 5 years old before Sept. 1, 2013, can register for kindergarten for the 2013-2014 school year. In order to register you will need to bring the following information on your child: Certified birth certificate, Social Security card, shot records, proof of residence (i.e. utility bill), and your driver's license. Immunization requirements for 5-year-olds, as of this date, are: five doses DTP/Dtap, with one received after the 4th birthday; four doses polio vaccine, with one received after the 4th birthday; two doses of MMR received on or after the 1st birthday, three doses Hepatitis B vaccine; two doses of Varicella vaccine, one received on or after the 1st birthday, or a parent or physician validated history of chicken pox; two doses Hepatitis A vaccine. Requirements are subject to change by state mandate. If your child is already attending pre-kindergarten at Shepherd Primary for the 2012-2013 school year, you do not have to fil lout new enrollment papers. Pre-kindergarten registration will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 14, from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and from 1 p.m until 3:30 p.m. This date is subject to change.