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Early Entrance Procedures for Kindergarten & First Grade

General Procedures for Early Entrance
  • Parent written request submitted to the District for consideration of early entrance to Kindergarten or Grade 1 must occur between March 1 and May 1 of the prior school year.
    • Families seeking evaluation after May 1 must enroll in an age appropriate school program and students will be considered in the first six weeks from the onset of that school year.
  • The school district will confirm request for consideration and notify the parents or guardians outlining the procedures for evaluation.
  • The procedures for evaluation for acceleration are based on the research from the Iowa Acceleration Scale, 3rd Edition. The measures take into consideration various indicators that determine student readiness for acceleration.