Registration Information

The Halton District School Board is now accepting registrations for Junior (Year 1) and Senior

(Year 2) Kindergarten for September 2022. Families are advised to call their local elementary school to find out which dates have been established for Kindergarten registration in their area. Registration will be by appointment only (in-person and/or virtual). Parents/guardians are asked to register their child as soon as possible.


Registration forms are available online on the Registering for Kindergarten webpage on the HDSB website (www.hdsb.ca).


To determine your home school, use the Find My Local School tool on the HDSB website.


Please have the following original documents when registering:

  • Proof of address (any two of the following current documents): lease or deed, car registration, utility bill, residential telephone bill, moving bill, property tax bill, bank statement, credit card statement, correspondence with a government agency

  • Proof of age: birth certificate or passport or baptismal/faith record for your child

  • Proof of citizenship: birth certificate or passport, Record of Landing (IMM 1000) or Permanent Resident card

  • If you are not the child’s parent, or if you have sole custody, please bring proof of custody (court order).


To register to begin school in Fall 2022, Junior Kindergarten (Year 1) children must be four years old by Dec. 31, 2022, and Senior Kindergarten (Year 2) children must be five years old by Dec. 31, 2022.


To learn more about the Halton District School Board’s Kindergarten Program, visit the HDSB website at www.hdsb.ca (search: Kindergarten).


At kindergarten.hdsb.ca, future students can explore a Kindergarten classroom to see what their classroom might look like next September. There are videos to watch, pictures to view and fun activities for kids. Parents/guardians can learn about the Kindergarten program at the HDSB, play-based learning, community resources in Halton and before-and-after school care. Families can also sign-up to receive a welcome package from the HDSB including a free children’s book.


Parents/guardians who require language assistance to register their child for school can contact the HDSB Welcome Centre:

  • For schools in Oakville - 905-335-3665 ext. 3307 or 3294


Parents/guardians who require accessibility accommodations to register their child for school can contact Janet Malaket at malaketj@hdsb.ca


*** If your child is going into grade 1-8 and entering the Ontario school system for the first time and whose first language is not English, if they are entering with a visa or work/study permit, if they are a PR or the PR Status application is in progress, if they are from a French language school or if they are re-entering Ontario after an absence of a year or more (whose first language is not English) you will need to contact the Newcomers Welcome Centre at 905-335-3663 Ext. #3440. *** Use this link to decide "Where Do I Register"

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