Students must be 5 years old by September
1 to enroll in kindergarten. Please contact your local elementary
school to enroll.
Parents of children with a fifth birthday
on or between September 2 and September 15 may request consideration for
early admission. Please see the Early
Admission to Kindergarten Parent Information Packet
Lake Oswego School District provides a half-day kindergarten program for
all students. (The State of Oregon mandates and provides funding for a
half-day kindergarten program.)
Half-Day Kindergarten Language
As part of its half day program, the
district offers a language immersion option:
Families who desire a
longer day for their kindergarten students may pursue two options:
Full Day Kindergarten program is tuition-based and is in session for 6.5 hours during regular school hours
from 9:10 a.m. to 3:25 p.m. An enrichment curriculum is taught by a
licensed teacher. Full Day K is not available at every school, but is
offered where there is sufficient parent demand. Students may enroll in
Full Day K at a district school outside their attendance area.
pays for the portion of the school day that is not funded by the
state. Tuition for the full day session is $3275 for the 2011-12 school year and is billed at
$350 per month for 9 months. A non-refundable deposit of $125, submitted
with the contract, is applied to the program tuition. (Deposit will be
refunded if student is not selected for placement through lottery or
wait list process.)
Please see links at left for Full Day K
application process and contract. Application process includes
lottery. Application deadline for lottery is 3:30 PM on
Wednesday, April 25, 2012.
Kindergarten Day is a fee-based program offered through the district's
Lake Oswego Extended Day program, and is available at all district
Extended Kindergarten Day program has been designed to offer follow-up
and practice lessons to curriculum being taught in the regular
pay an hourly rate for their student's participation in the program.
more information and typical daily schedule, please visit the Lake
Oswego Extended Day webpage.