MICHIGAN CITY — Michigan City Area Schools will conduct kindergarten and preschool (Pre-K) registration for the 2017-2018 school year on Wednesday. Kindergarten students must be age 5 by Aug. 1, 2017; Pre-K students must be age 3 by Aug. 1.
Kindergarten Round Up will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at all MCAS elementary buildings on Wednesday, which is also the date of after-school Elementary Parent-teacher Conferences.
Kindergarten students should be enrolled at the school that serves the area in which they live:
Coolspring Elementary, 9121 W. County Road 300 North; Edgewood Elementary (502 Boyd Circle); Joy Elementary (1600 E. Coolspring Ave.); Knapp Elementary (321 Bolka Ave.); Lake Hills Elementary (201 Ferguson Road); Marsh Elementary (401 E Homer St.); Pine Elementary (1660 County Line Road and Springfield Elementary, 3054 W. County Road 800 North).
Pre-K Round Up will also take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday. School-based Pre-K programs are offered in partnership with the LaPorte County Family YMCA and Imagination Station, at Coolspring, Knapp, Marsh, Springfield, and Pine (also serving Edgewood, Joy, and Lake Hills students). There are tuition fees associated with these Pre-K programs, however need-based scholarships are available and CCDF vouchers are accepted.