Answering your questions: Kindergarten FAQ

If your child turns four by December 31st, they can start Kindergarten in the fall. With this exciting new beginning comes many questions for parents. We’ve put together a document answering your Frequently Asked Questions about Kindergarten at the Ottawa Catholic School Board.

You asked, we answered!

Keep those questions coming. We are working with our Kindergarten educators to get your questions answered, and we will continue to update our Frequently Ask Questions on our website regularly. Please check back often!

Updated February 2, 2022

Your Top 10 Questions about Kindergarten

Did you miss our Kindergarten Information Night? Not a problem! You can catch the replay! Watch as our team of caring educators and Kindergarten partners answer the top 10 most popular questions about Kindergarten at the OCSB.

Still have questions?

The closer we get to your child’s first day of “big kid” school, you’re bound to come up with some new questions. Have no fear; we’ve got your back. Fill out our Google Form to ask your question. We will update our Kindergarten Frequently Asked Questions document every two weeks with any new questions and answers.

Register for Kindergarten Now

We made registering your child for our full-day bilingual Kindergarten program effortless. Whether your little one is attending school in-person or online in the fall, you can register now through our website. 

Registering your child for school now allows us to ensure your child has a spot in a classroom with trained educators ready to welcome them on the first day of school. It will also ensure your child is signed up in time to receive one of our fun Welcome to Kindergarten packages in the mail this spring!

It's time to register!

Kindergarten registration is open!

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