Kindergarten Enrollment

Registering your child for Kindergarten or Young 5s

The information required for enrolling Kindergarten and Young 5 students differs from that needed for other grades. NOTE: To register students to ride APS buses, visit the Transportation page.

Parents/guardians of current Young 5 students at APS: There is no need to register your child for Kindergarten if your child is currently attending the APS Young 5s Program.

PDF Document2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration Information Flyer

Documents Required at Registration

  • Your child's original Birth Certificate w/Raised Seal (a copy will be taken at registration)
  • Proof of Residency: Utility bill, lease or mortgage (No auto or voter registration, subscriptions, etc.)
  • Health Form: Completed and signed by a physician
  • Complete Immunization Record or valid Immunization Waiver provided by The Ottawa County Department of Public Health or Medical Immunization Waiver signed by a physician. PDF DocumentImmunization Information from Ottawa County
  • Vision and Hearing Screening

All documents must be provided BEFORE your child will be permitted to begin school. 

Forms Required for Registration

All forms are fillable pdfs that you can scan and email to or NOTE: Original birth certificates must be presented in person. Forms also are available at the District Office.

PDF Document2019-2020 Enrollment Forms
Forms included: Enrollment form, Home language survey, Chicken pox verification form, FERPA form/Directory opt-in, Immunization information disclosure consent, Concussion information and awareness, Prior care information, and Submitted forms acknowledgement/understanding.

PDF DocumentHealth Appraisal Form
This two-page form must have a physician's signature to be valid. You may also present a health form from one year prior, completed and signed by a physician.

PDF DocumentKindergarten/Young 5 Readiness - Parent Input
We welcome all parents/guardians to complete this survey regarding your child's readiness for Kindergarten or Young 5s. 

Deliver Completed Documents to

Allendale District Office (Inside Oakwood Intermediate School; use Door A)
10505 Learning Lane
Allendale MI 49401

Or scan documents and email to: or

NOTE: Original birth certificates must be presented in person. 

If you have questions please call the District Office at 616-892-5570 or Evergreen Elementary at 892-3470 or 892-3465

District Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Allendale Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, amnesty,  limited English proficiency in any of its programs or activities, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. The following office has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:

District Administration Office
10505 Learning Lane
Allendale, MI 49401

PDF Document2019-20 District Calendar

PDF Document2019-2020 Supply List


Children MUST BE 5 YEARS OLD ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1, 2019, to enroll in Kindergarten or Young 5s for the 2019-2020 school year.

Exception for parents/guardians residing in the Allendale School District 

*Parents/Guardians of children turning 5 years of age between September 2 and December 1 may submit enrollment forms during Kindergarten Registration. We will make every effort to consider your child's registration for the upcoming school year.