Kindergarten Info Night Jan. 16; Registration Begins Jan. 17

Lakewood City Schools' kindergarten registration will take place at the Lakewood Board of Education at 1470 Warren Road, by appointment only, starting on Thursday, January 17, 2019. Students must be 5 years old on or before September 30, 2019, in order to register for the 2019-2020 school year. A parent information meeting about the district's kindergarten program will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at Grant Elementary School, 1470 Victoria Ave.

Registration materials can be found online at

After collecting all required documents and completing all pre-registration forms online, you will be prompted to schedule an appointment to register your child. If you have any questions, please contact the registration secretary at 216-529-4279 or by email at

You will need to provide the following documents at registration:

  • Child’s birth certificate, original or certified copy; passport or visa

  • Child’s immunization record, doctor’s name and phone number

  • Driver’s license or State ID of the residential parent/legal guardian registering the student

  • Proofs of residency - provide two in the form of: utility bills (gas, electric, water), pay stub, valid signed lease, business mail,  Section 8 documentation, voter registration card, municipal income tax return (RITA)                          

               OR: When no other proofs of residency can be provided, the Owner Affidavit form must be completed by the landlord, owner, or manager and signed in the presence of a Notary Public.

  • Custody documents (if applicable): Only legal residents who are the parent or legal guardian of the child may complete the registration process. Applicable court documents must be a certified copy and contain any and all exhibits or attachments referenced to show custody.

  • Copy of a signed current IEP and ETR (if applicable)

Children attending the Lakewood City Schools’ pre-kindergarten program are enrolled in the District and do not need to re-register. Kindergarten information will be given to these families.

Volume 14, Issue 24, Posted 3:48 PM, 12.18.2018