District No. 5 (Southeast Kootenay) provides all students with a warm and
caring learning environment. We offer
our kindergarten students a developmentally appropriate program along with access
to computer technology, a Fine Arts program, student services support and, if
parents choose, French Immersion. French
Immersion kindergarten is available at T.M. Roberts Elementary School.
When To Register:
Registrations will begin to be accepted for children born in 2019 and turning 5 in 2024, beginning on February 1, 2024 at 8:30 a.m.
All applications will be dealt with on a first-come, first-serve basis. A birth certificate or other legally acceptable document, along with proof of B.C. residency (i.e., mortgage statement, rental agreement, or utility bill), must be provided at the time of registration. Registrations will be complete once such documentation is made available.
Please register early to ensure your child can at
tend your catchment area school. If you are unsure which school is your catchment area school, please visit the school locator
on our district website.
Parents who wish their child to attend a school outside their catchment area are required to first register their child at their catchment area school. To request a transfer, pick up a “Family Request for Student Placement Form" from your catchment area school or download
the form and return it to the School Board Office. Board Office staff will only begin to accept these completed forms beginning February 1, 2024. Forms can be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Please refer to Administrative Procedure 300
for more information.
Please use the links for your preferred method of registration.