Olentangy Valley News

District announces kindergarten sign-up, screening schedule

Kindergarten registration for the Olentangy Local School District's 2014-2015 school year begins the week of Jan. 27.

To maximize customer service, Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) for the online registration process will be given according to each school's kindergarten screening dates. The PIN will allow families to enter basic demographic, health and emergency contact information.

After completing the registration, parents will be prompted to schedule an appointment for kindergarten screening at the school in their child's attendance area.

Parents and guardians of students who will attend Alum Creek, Glen Oak and Scioto Ridge elementary schools may begin calling Monday, Jan. 27. Other schools and their calling dates are as follows:

Heritage, Tyler Run and Arrowhead: Tuesday, Jan. 28;

Wyandot Run, Indian Springs and Walnut Creek: Wednesday, Jan. 29;

Cheshire, Liberty Tree and Olentangy Meadows: Thursday, Jan. 30;

Oak Creek, Freedom Trail and Johnnycake Corners: Friday, Jan. 31.

The New Student Welcome Center is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. To obtain a PIN, call 740-657-4030 or 740-657-4033. Detailed information about kindergarten and the registration process is available at olentangy.k12.oh.us.

Olentangy elementary schools will hold kindergarten screenings on the following dates. Screenings are by appointment only.

Alum Creek: March 6 and 7; Arrowhead: March 26 and 27; Cheshire: April 10 and 11; Freedom Trail: April 16 and 17; Glen Oak: March 19 and 20; Heritage: March 24 and 25; Indian Springs: April 8 and 9; Johnnycake Corners: April 22 and 23; Liberty Tree: April 10 and 11; Oak Creek: April 15 and 16; Olentangy Meadows: April 14 and 15; Scioto Ridge: March 6; Tyler Run: March 25 and 26; Walnut Creek: April 8 and 9; and Wyandot Run: March 27 and 28.

Registration for grades one through 12 for the 2014-2015 school year will begin in the spring. Information will be posted on the district's website as it becomes available.