It’s that time of year again when parents of soon-to-be kindergartners must think about enrolling their son or daughter for the 2015-2016 school year.  Parents whose children are currently enrolled in the preschool program at Rowan County Preschool Center and are eligible for enrollment in kindergarten in the fall of 2015 may register for kindergarten on Friday, May 1, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at Rowan County School Board of Education Building at 121 E. Second Street in Morehead.


(For parents unable to register their children for kindergarten on May 1st, additional registration dates have been set for June 26, 2015 and July 24, 2015.  These registrations will be held at Rowan County Preschool center between 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM.)


Boys or girls whose 5th birthday falls on or before October 1, 2015 are eligible for kindergarten for the 2015-2016 school year.  On the day of screening, parents need to bring in the following documentation:


  1. A certified copy of the child’s birth certificate
  2. The child’s current Kentucky immunization certificate
  3. Physical exam report (This must have been completed not more than 1 year ago.)
  4. Eye exam report (Must be completed by either an Optometrist or an Ophthalmologist.)
  5. Dental exam report (Must be completed no later than January 1, 2016.)


The forms for the required physical exam report, eye exam report, and immunization certificate are on the Parents and Students link on the Rowan County Schools website,  For more information about kindergarten registration, please call Renee Smith at 784-8928 or email her at

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