TONICA — Tonica Grade School District 79 will hold kindergarten pre-registration for the 2019-20 school year from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, and Wednesday, March 20, at Tonica Grade School, 535 N. 1981st Road.
Kindergarten students must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1. To pre-register, parents or guardians must bring the child’s original birth certificate. Parents can apply to the county clerk in the county where their child was born to receive a copy of the birth certificate. Hospital birth certificates may not be used for registration. Registration forms, immunization requirements and other materials will be distributed at pre-registration. Pre-registration materials will not be mailed.
Verification of residency in District 79 will be by parents who do not currently have a child enrolled at Tonica Grade School. Documents for residency include: drivers license/state ID with address within the district and one other item with parent/guardian name and address within the district: mortgage/rent/lease document, utility bill, voters registration card, vehicle registration or insurance card/policy. If renting or leasing with no official agreement, the district will provide a form for the owner of the property to complete.
Official registration to attend Tonica Grade School for the 2019-20 school year will be on July 31 and Aug. 1, with times to be determined. The district will retain the documents from pre-registration for updating at registration. Residency will be verified again.
For more information, contact the Tonica Grade School District 79 main office at 815-442-3420.