Kindergarten Orientation & Registration

 Welcome to Travilah!       

We hope you find this information helpful as you begin transitioning to elementary school!  Please feel free to contact us with questions.

School Assignment  

All school enrollment is completed at your local school. You can confirm your assigned "home" school by going to the School Assignment Locator at http://gis.mcpsmd.org/SchoolAssignmentTool2/AddressInput.xhtml    Once you have verified that Travilah is your home school, please call the office at 240-740-4300 to register your child for our Kindergarten Orientation to be held in May 2019.   

Required Documentation for Enrollment

 1. Proof of Age:  Children who are age 5 by September 1, 2019, are eligible for Kindergarten enrollment in MCPS for the 2019-20 school year.  You must present either the original birth certificate or passport for proof of age.

 2. Proof of Residency:  Provide either the Closing Disclosure (CD) from the purchase of your home or if you are renting, a copy of your lease.   If you are living with a friend or family member, please complete the Shared Housing Form https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/forms/pdf/335-74.pdf

 3. Proof of Immunization:  Provide a copy of the immunization records from your doctor’s office OR you can complete form:  https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/forms/pdf/mdh%20896.pdf    

Another medical form which will need to be completed by both the pediatrician and the parent is https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/forms/pdf/sr-6.pdf

Additional medical forms will be provided at the orientation for completion.

4. Registration forms that need to be completed are below.  You can download them here or get copies from our main office.

New Student Information

PreK Experience Verification

Student Emergency Information

A full listing of all enrollment information and forms may be found at https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/info/enroll/ 

For all of the forms you may either submit them via email to Karen Foecking, School Registrar, at  Karen_B_Foecking@mcpsmd.org or you may print them out and bring/send them into the office.

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

January – April:  Please call the school to place your child’s name on the list for incoming Kindergarteners and to make your APPOINTMENT for Kindergarten Orientation held in May.

Date TBD -  New Kindergartener Parent Meeting:  This very informative parent meeting includes registration and school tours from 6:30-7:00pm and a staff presentation from 7:00-8:00pm.

Dates TBD -  Kindergarten OrientationAppointments for your scheduled day and time can be made by calling the school.  Both the parent(s) and the child attend Kindergarten Orientation which lasts approximately 1 hour.  At the orientation your child will participate in a fun reading and hands on activity with our teachers in the Kindergarten classrooms.  Parents will spend a portion of that time in an informative session with staff members.  Please call Travilah at 240-740-4300 to make your orientation/registration appointment.

Late August - Travilah Open House Sneak PeekCome to our informal, all-school open house.  Both parents and children are invited to come, meet the teacher and see the classroom.

September 3 - First day of school:  All students in MCPS return to school for the 2019-2020 school year.

Please contact us at 240-740-4300 if you need any further information.  We look forward to welcoming you to our school!

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