Kindergarten Registration

All Northern Lights elementary schools offer a full-day Kindergarten program five days a week. 

For more information on our programming, please check out our Kindergarten page.


When is my child eligible for Kindergarten?

The age of entry is 5 years of age by December 31 of the school year you are enrolling in. So to start Kindergarten in September 2021, students will need to be 5 years of age by December 31, 2021. The age of entry is the same for all school divisions throughout Alberta.

Want to confirm when your child is eligible to start Kindergarten? Enter your child's date of birth in our Kindergarten eligibility calculator below:

Your child may begin kindergarten in September of

2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now open!

Parents of our existing Care to Learn Preschool students will be sent an email informing them that a form has been assigned to them in School Engage. Please follow the instructions for Care To Learn Preschool students below.

If your child is not currently enrolled in our preschool program, please follow the instructions for new Kindergarten students below.

  • Note: Please ensure you are filling out the form for the correct year. We often have registration for the current year running at the same time as registration for the upcoming school year. If you fill out the form for the incorrect year, you will be asked to log back in and fill out the correct form.

If you are having any difficulty accessing our registration form or have questions about filling out the form, please call the school your child will be attending. The school's administrative assistant will be more than happy to assist you with completing the registration process.