Get Ready for School: Attend Ready, Set Kindergarten Feb. 6-8
Pinellas County Schools has planned special events to prepare families for kindergarten. If your child will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 of the next school year, it's time to get ready for kindergarten.
Attend Ready, Set…. Kindergarten at your child’s zoned elementary school. Meet teachers, explore classrooms and learn how to get your child ready for kindergarten.
Log onto focus.pcsb.org and access the Student Reservation System using your PCS user ID and password.
3. Complete Enrollment at Your Child's School
Visit your child's assigned school and deliver the required documents.
Certified birth certificate or other proof of date of birth
Physical examination signed by a licensed examiner (within 12 months prior to enrollment in kindergarten)
Florida Certificate of Immunization (including specific dates - month, date and year given)
All new students entering school in Florida for the first time must have a completed Florida Certificate of Immunization (DOH 680) with appropriate immunizations for kindergarten
Proof of residency (2 forms of documentation required)
Utility bill for power, water, cable, sewer or land-based telephone (not cellular)
Rental agreement or lease
Pinellas County tax statement with homestead exemption
Affidavit of residency completed and notarized with two of the items listed above in the name of the person with whom you reside and who is listed on the affidavit
Social Security card (required to request, but not mandatory)
Get Kindergarten Ready
Discover what your child will learn in kindergarten
Children will develop and refine social and emotional skills: managing feelings, sharing materials and resolving conflicts with words. Learning is guided by Florida’s B.E.S.T. standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics as well as standards in science, social studies, physical education, health education, visual arts and music. View standards on CPALMS.