who will be five years of age, on or before December 1, 2019, are eligible for
entrance to Kindergarten in September of 2019.
New families in the school district should notify the school if they
have a child that will enter Kindergarten in September of 2019. Parents may contact the Byron-Bergen
Elementary School Office by calling 494-1220, ext. 1301. Information may also
be sent to the Byron-Bergen Elementary School, 6971 West Bergen Road, Bergen,
New York 14416.
All children registering for Kindergarten will be scheduled for a screening appointment this spring. The results of this screening will be used to plan for the 2019-2020 Kindergarten Program.
The following items are
necessary to complete the registration process:
Your child’s Birth Certificate
Certificate of Immunization – New York State law
requires that every child entering school must have received a minimum of 5
doses of diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus vaccine (DPT) and 4 doses of polio (IPV)
vaccine, 2 doses of MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), 3 doses of Hepatitis B, and
2 doses of varicella (chickenpox). Those children born on or after 1/1/2008
must have 4 doses of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV). Their immunizations
must be completed prior to entering school.
Proof of Residency – If this is the first time you have a child entering Byron-Bergen Central School District, please bring proof of residency to your screening appointment. This can be a copy of your mortgage statement, rental/lease agreement or a copy of your tax bill.
more information or to register your child, please contact:
494-1220 ext. 1301
may also be sent to:
West Bergen Road