Kindergarten Registration 2018

Kindergarten Registration 2018

Kindergarten Registration is from January 29 – February 2, 2018. The Office will be open from 8:00 – 3:00 pm each day for registrations. There are new requirements for 2018-19 so please review these requirements below. The requirements are also outlined in this attached guide GVSD61_RegistrationGuide

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the School’s Office or  check

To register your child, a parent or legal guardian must provide school-age eligibility, proof of citizenship and proof of home address.

School-age Eligibility and Citizenship

  • A child must reach five years of age by December 31st of the school year to be eligible for enrolment. Students born in 2013 are eligible. Documentation can include:
  • Child’s original Birth Certificate
  • Canadian Passport
  • Landed immigrant authorization
  • Indigenous and Northern Affairs Status Card

Proof of Residential Address

Every school in the Greater Victoria School District is connected to a catchment school. Students must register at their catchment school. To determine your catchment school visit the School Locator Tool at

For Home Owners

Two of the following documents are required:

  • Purchase of home agreement
  • Property tax assessment
  • Home Owner’s Insurance
  • Notice of Assessment
  • A purchase agreement (with subject removal and a deposit receipt if a recent purchase)

If a homeowner is only able to produce one of the above, they must also produce two of the following:

  • Canadian bank or credit card statement
  • BC vehicle registration
  • Income tax statement
  • Insurance documents

For Renters

To provide proof of home address the following is required:

  • A rental agreement signed by the landlord with landlord’s contact phone number

In addition, two of the following are required:

  • Canadian bank or credit card statement
  • BC vehicle registration
  • Income tax statement
  • Renters Insurance documents

Kindergarten Student Transfer Process

Parents who wish to have their Kindergarten child attend a school other than their catchment school can submit a transfer application at their catchment school during Kindergarten Registration Week.