Although Northshore does not encourage early entry for the vast majority of students, application for testing for early entrance is available at parent expense for students who turn 5 between September 1 and November 30. Students who turn 5 on December 1 and beyond will enter kindergarten age appropriately. The cost for testing is $200 per student.

For the 2024-25 school year:

The application period for early entrance to kindergarten is now closed.

For the 2025-26 school year:

Applications for early entrance for the 24-25 school year will be available to download during the application period, April 1, 2025 - June 30, 2026. Please read the Early Entrance to Kindergarten FAQs to find answers to parents' most common questions. All applications are due by June 30, 2025.


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