Children who reach the
age of 5 on or before September 30 are eligible to attend
kindergarten that year. Children who reach the age of 6 on
or before September 30 are eligible to attend first grade
that year. The child's birth certificate and immunization
records must be presented at registration.
is generally held in May for the following school year. The
school nurse, a learning specialist, the guidance counselor,
the kindergarten teacher, and the principal will greet children
and their families, provide information, and answer questions.
Families new to the Lyme
School should register their children as soon as possible
after selecting a residence, or immediately upon moving to
Lyme. Health and academic records from the previous school
are needed; the school secretary will write for these records
after a parent signs a release form. Please submit the child's
immunization records for duplication.