Pre-enrollment packets are available in early April. Applications are processed by appointments from late-April to early-May. - POSTPONED-
To enter kindergarten, children must be five years old by September 1. Kester offers an informational meeting and tour for new kindergarten parents in the Spring. - POSTPONED-
Transitional Kindergarten is available to children turning 5 between September 1 and December 2.
First preference goes to students residing within the school’s attendance boundaries.
Documents required for enrollment (Original documents only.)
Kindergarteners must also provide:
Kester Gifted / High Ability Magnet Program application information is available in the CHOICES brochure and application, online and mailed directly to parents/guardians. Students must be verified as meeting specified criteria to be eligible to apply. For more about eligibility and the application process, please see the e-choices website and contact the Magnet Office at 818-787-3026.