Kindergarten Enrollment Dates

Enrollment Dates For Kindergarteners
Posted on 01/11/2023

Royal Oak Schools is pleased to welcome children and their families to Kindergarten!


Kindergarten enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year begins on Thursday, January 26, 2023. Enrollment for all kindergarten programs, including Developmental Kindergarten, district-wide is processed through our Central Enrollment Office, online at Click the “Enrollment” tab and “How to Enroll” to begin this process. Once you have completed the online enrollment, including step 5, which is uploading the required documents, our staff will process the enrollment and send a confirmation email. If you are not able to do so at home, please contact Gina Harwood, Enrollment Coordinator at [email protected] to schedule an appointment for assistance.


Elementary transfer requests will be accepted between January 26 - February 28, 2023.


Save the date!  Kindergarten Information Night will be on January 30, 2023 at 6:30 PM.

Things to Know:


1- Michigan State Law stipulates that a child be five (5) years of age on or before September 1 in order to enroll in Kindergarten and Developmental Kindergarten for the 2023-2024 school year. 

2- If a child is not five (5) years of age by the September 1 enrollment eligibility date, but will be five (5) years of age no later than December 1, an option for parents or guardians to enroll the child in kindergarten for the 2023-2024 school year is available. An Age Waiver form is available on our district website. 

3- Please feel free to call the Enrollment Office for further information.