By: FRANK LEWIS
April 6, 2013
West kindergarten registration
Portsmouth West Elementary kindergarten registration and parent orientation will be Tuesday, April 16 and Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Portsmouth West Elementary located at 15332A US 52, in West Portsmouth. Children should register on Tuesday, April 16 between the hours of noon and 6 p.m. or Wednesday, April 17, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Children entering kindergarten next August must be 5 years old on, or before, Sept. 30, 2013.
Parents or guardians must present a copy of the original birth certificate (not the hospital certificate), social security card, complete immunization record, insurance or medicaid card, custodial document (if applicable), and proof of residence.
Kindergarten teachers will be available at all sessions to answer questions. The child must be present at the time of registration for the screening speech, vision and hearing. Please allow two hours for the registration and screening to be complete.
The Ohio University immunization program will provide free immunizations for all children age two-months through 18 years at Portsmouth Elementary only on Tuesday, April 16, from noon to 6 p.m. They will also be at Kroger’s in Wheelersburg on April 15, June 17, and Aug. 19, from 3-5 p.m.