Schools are in Brant are now accepting Kindergarten Registrations. Here is information from the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic School Board:
Registration for junior and senior kindergarten will take place during the month of January at all of our elementary schools for children who are ages four or five by December 31, 2012. Registrations will also be accepted anytime during the regular school year if you happen to miss the January registration period. Parents are asked to contact their local Catholic school and arrange an appointment to register their Catholic children.
Please note: Junior Kindergarten – Children must be 4 years old by Dec.31, 2012, Senior Kindergarten- Children must be 5 years old by Dec. 31, 2012.
To give each child the best start possible, our Kindergarten program provides a variety of learning opportunities and experiences delivered in a Catholic environment. We also offer comprehensive programs for children with special needs.
To register your child, please be prepared to provide the following:
-a birth certificate or other government document to show proof of age; and
-a Roman Catholic baptismal certificate for either the child OR parent.
All inquiries should be directed to your local Catholic elementary school.
Early Learning Kindergarten Program
The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School board is working to implement the provincial government’s new Early Learning Kindergarten Program (ELKP). Please visit the ELKP section of the website for more information and a list of local Catholic schools offering the program.
Jean Vanier as a dual track school with a French Immersion program and an English program. Call 519-753-5283 inquire about the French Immersion program and to registrater at the school.
Transportation for Kindergarten
School bus transportation is available to all kindergarten students who live more than 1.6 km from their school. School bus route schedules will be sent to you in late August, and are available by contacting the Student Transportation Services of Brant Haldimand Norfolk.
Here is information from the Grand Erie District School Board:
Kindergarten at Grand Erie District School Board
Grand Erie schools are exciting, enriching places for young learners to receive an education. They learn to explore the world around them, solve problems, and make new friends.
Our Kindergarten programs help students get off to the best possible start. Your child will be challenged and encouraged to do his or her very best. Our caring teachers are with them every step of the way!
If you have any questions, please call 519-756-6301 or 1-888-548-8878.