The Bridge City Independent School district Kindergarten Registration for the 2008-2009 school year continues Monday, April 7 through Friday, April 18 at the Hatton elementary School Campus Office.

All Kindergarten students will register at Hatton Elementary.

The following guidelines apply to the Kindergarten program:

Students must be five years old (5) on or before Sept.1, 2008.

A State certified birth certificate, complete immunization record, proof of residency in the Bridge City ISD, and the student’s social security card are required.

Current student’s who will be five years old by Sept. 1 and will complete the 2007-2008 school year in PPCD, Speech, or Pre-K are not required to register for Kindergarten.

They are automatically promoted.

Only complete packets will be accepted.

School personnel are asking anyone knowing parents of prospective Kindergarten children to inform them of the registration date, the office at Hatton elementary School will be registering students from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day. For further information contact Hatton Elementary at 735-1600.

Note:  Texas State Compulsory Attendance Law mandates student attendance in school once enrolled in Pre-K or Kindergarten.  Parents are subject to legal action and penalties for noncompliance with this law.