Students who have never attended a HCPSS school must be registered by their custodial parent (biological, adoptive, legal guardian). Visit https://www.hcpss.org/enroll/ for more information and to enroll.
New Kindergarten Students
Children must be 5 years old by September 1 in order to enroll in kindergarten. Every child who is 5 years old by September 1 must be enrolled in a kindergarten program this fall. Please visit the Howard County Public School System website for complete information about enrollment and registration.
You will need to upload the following documents:
You will be contacted by our registering secretary, Mrs. Ott, to finalize your registration after you complete the online process.
New PreKindergarten Students
The Pre-K program is a high quality, early childhood instructional program designed to support early learning and school readiness. It aims to provide experiences that foster children’s academic, social, emotional and physical development. The Maryland State Department of Education requires that the Pre-K program be available to students who meet priority criteria. Parents of children who will be 4 by September 1, 2020 should apply. All application information is kept confidential and reviewed only by school staff.
How to Apply to HCPSS PreK
Parent(s)/guardian(s) of prospective Pre-K students will now have two options for submitting their Pre-K application and beginning the enrollment process.