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Register For Kindergarten Today!

Register For Kindergarten Today!

Calling All Kinders!

Do you know a child in South Kitsap who will be 5 years old by August 31?

Register For Kindergarten Today!

A Great Start

South Kitsap School District kindergarten students receive high quality, research-based, developmentally appropriate, and academically rigorous instruction.

The South Kitsap School District kindergarten program supports and nurtures the development of the whole child’s skills through richly integrated experiences. This includes the development of social, emotional, physical, cognitive, language, literacy, math, creativity, inquiry, and innovative and critical thinking skills. Students finish kindergarten as independent, inquisitive, confident learners who are prepared for future success.

Register Today!

  1. To start the registration process visit the Enroll Your Child page.
    Enroll Your Child
  2. Find your school and complete the online enrollment forms.
  3. Visit your student's school to drop off paperwork and complete the process.

Skills to Practice at Home Before Kindergarten

Language & Literacy

  • I can name some letters
  • I can say the sounds of some letters
  • I can recite ABC/Numbers Songs & 8 or more nursery rhymes
  • I know how to handle books (Orient book correctly, front to back)
  • I speak in complete sentences (4-6 words)
  • I can write the letters in my first name
  • I can recognize my written name

Math & Reasoning

  • I can count orally to 20
  • I can identify random numbers
  • I can identify 4 shapes
  • I can identify colors
  • I can sort by color, shape & size


  • I am able to take turns and function appropriately in groups
  • I can focus on a task for at least 5 minutes
  • I can follow 2 step directions
  • I can work independently
  • I take care of my own hygiene needs
  • I express emotions appropriately and respect the feelings of others

Fine Motor Skills

  • I can use scissors
  • I can use writing tools
  • I can open lunch/snack packaging
  • I can button/zip my coat
  • BG
  • EPO
  • Exp
  • HC
  • K-5
  • MAN
  • MR
  • OH
  • OL
  • SC
  • SG
  • SKSD
  • SS