Welcome to Kindergarten

Will your child be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022?
If so, it’s time to get ready for kindergarten!

Kindergarten is a big step in your child’s journey as a life-long learner. We know that when you send your child through our doors, you are trusting us with your most precious gift. It is our promise to provide a warm, safe, and welcoming environment for your child. Our students’ success and well-being is our deepest concern. Learning in Eastern Carver County Schools is a personal journey tailored to each student. To learn more about what our district can provide your child, explore our program information below.

If you have questions, please contact our Welcome Center at WelcomeCenter@district112.org or call 952-556-6112.

Countdown to kindergarten

To register your child, you will need to:

  • Fill out registration forms Online ( 2022-2023 registration opens on November 15, 2021)
  • Submit a copy of your child’s birth certificate and immunization records to the Welcome Center
  • Complete an Early Childhood Screening as soon as possible. 

You're invited to join us for a kindergarten kick-off information session to learn more about the kindergarten experience in Eastern Carver County Schools, meet the school principal, and ask questions. Dates and details for each school are below.

Kindergarten Options


Joan Thomes
Welcome Center Coordinator
(952) 556-6112
David Brecht
Student Services Supervisor
(952) 556-6141