Find out how to register your child for Kindergarten in Burlington, Oakville, Milton and Halton Hills


Published January 15, 2024 at 4:12 pm

The Halton District School Board (HDSB) is now accepting registrations for Kindergarten starting this fall.

Those with children entering either Junior or Senior Kindergarten can do so online or in person.

Parents/guardians are asked to register their child for school by Feb. 1 or as soon as possible.

Families can learn about Kindergarten by visiting the Registering for Kindergarten page on the HDSB website ( To register for school in-person, use the Find My Local School tool on the HDSB website to determine your child’s home school and contact the school for additional information.

If you are new and/or returning to Ontario, please use the Where Do I Register Tool to guide you to where to begin your registration process.

The following original documents when registering:

  • Proof of address (any two of the following current documents): lease or deed, car registration, utility bill, residential telephone bill, moving bill, property tax bill, bank statement, credit card statement, correspondence with a government agency
  • Proof of age: birth certificate or passport or baptismal/faith record for your child
  • Proof of citizenship: birth certificate or passport, Record of Landing (IMM 1000) or Permanent Resident card
  • If you are not the child’s parent, or if you have sole custody, please bring proof of custody (court order)

To register to begin school in Fall 2024, Junior Kindergarten (Year 1) children must be 4-years-old by Dec. 31, 2024, and Senior Kindergarten (Year 2) children must be 5-years-old by Dec. 31, 2024.

Parents/guardians who require language assistance to register their child for school can contact the Halton Multicultural Council at 905-842-2486.

Parents/guardians who require accessibility accommodations to register their child for school can contact the principal/vice principal of the school.

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