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Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Information

Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Information 2021-2022

California's Kindergarten System: Preparing Children to Succeed

 
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According to California Education Code 48000, if your child has his or her fifth birthday on or before September 1, 2021, he/she may enroll in Kindergarten. If your child has his/her fifth birthday between September 2, 2021, and December 2, 2021, he/she will be enrolled in Transitional Kindergarten. CUSD enrolls only students who meet the cutoff dates and does not enroll children who turn 5 after December 2 into Transitional Kindergarten. Transitional Kindergarten is the first of a two-year kindergarten program that uses modified kindergarten curriculum that is age and developmentally appropriate.
 
The following chart is helpful to determine enrollment in Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year.
 
  Kindergarten
  5th birthday is September 2, 2020 to September 1, 2021
  Transitional Kindergarten
  5th birthday is September 2, 2021 to December 2, 2021

Kindergarten/Transitional Kindergarten Parent Letter for 2021-2022

Transitional Kindergarten Brochure for 2021-2022