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Transition to Kindergarten

Preparing for Kindergarten

2024-2025 Kindergarten Registration Checklist

We are thrilled to welcome you and your child to the Lampeter learning community. To ensure you and your child have a smooth transition, we have created this checklist of important information and events. Check off each item as you prepare for kindergarten.

  1. Follow Lampeter-Strasburg on social media to ensure you are receiving the district's Early Childhood News emails. Sign up here
  2. Attend our Early Childhood events, like Preschool Morning Out and Preschool Story Hour
  3. Visit our Health Room page to verify what is needed for registration.
  4. Complete Online Kindergarten Registration (opens the first week of February)
  5. Begin thinking about before and after school child care. Register for our School Age Child Care (SACC) program if needed.
  6. Attend our Kindergarten Expo to learn about our kindergarten program, meet the staff, and gather important information.
  7. Join us for Pre-K Pals Transition Nights 
  8. Sign your child up for a Kindergarten Screening appointment (May)
  9. Attend Kickoff to Kindergarten (June) and Playground Night (August), and take a self-guided tour (August).


Please visit the early childhood Department for more pre-kindergarten activities and resources and the Kindergarten Registration page to begin the registration process.