Children who will be five years old on or before September 30, 2017 may register for Kindergarten. After the Kindergarten Registration periods are concluded at individual buildings (information here
), registration must be done in-person at the Mentor Board of Education Administration Building, 6451 Center Street. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Only a parent or legal guardian may register their child for Kindergarten.
Items Needed for Kindergarten Registration:
1. Completed registration form (DOWNLOAD)
2. Original or official birth certificate written in English
3. Proof of residency (see below)
4. Current IEP and ETR / MFE (if applicable)
5. Custody papers (if applicable)
6. Immunization papers (DOWNLOAD)
7. Proof of physical examination completed within the past year (kindergarten only) (DOWNLOAD)
8. Dental Report (Optional)
9. Home language survey (DOWNLOAD)
Proof of Residency
A copy of acurrentelectric or gas bill showing name and address or a copy of a signed purchase or rental agreement may be used to enroll your student(s). We are unable to accept a driver’s license, water bill, sewer bill, telephone/cell bill, or cable bill.
If parents are living with another family within the Mentor School District, they must provide a residency affidavit. The homeowner fills out the top portion and the parent/guardian fills out the center section. The form must be notarized. Both parties will sign the form in the presence of the notary. Proof of residency, as listed above i.e. current electric or gas bill etc., is also needed from the homeowner. Click here to download the residency affidavit form.
PLEASE NOTE: Effective July 1, 1990, all students must successfully complete a formal kindergarten program to be admitted to first grade.
Please call Student Services at the Mentor Board of Education at (440) 974-5246 if you have any questions.