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Pre-K, kindergarten registration at Putnam County Schools

Feb. 22, 2013 @ 11:11 AM

HURRICANE — Pre-K registration is ongoing for Putnam County Schools.

Packets for the free program are available for parents to pick up at all elementary schools, existing pre-k sites, Head Start centers, Putnam County Schools’ central office and on the pre-k website.

Parents can call 304-586-0500, Ext. 1133, or send an email to njoplin@access.k12.wv.us for an appointment time for registration.

On March 8, the first Pre-K registration and combination parent information fair will be held at the Putnam County Technical Center in Eleanor, by appointment only.

A second event will be held by appointment only on March 15 at St. Timothy’s-in-the-Valley Episcopal Church, located next to Valley Wave Pool Park.

After March 15, individualized appointments must be made to register.

Children must turn 4 before Sept. 1, 2013, to be eligible. Five-year-old children who have not attended Pre-K will be considered based on outcome of a kindergarten readiness test.  

The following documents will need to be turned in with your registration packets: birth certification, 3- or 4-year -old health check form, age-appropriate immunization record and registration materials that will be included in your packet.

Kindergarten registration

Putnam elementary schools are making registration appointments for next year’s kindergarten classes at this time. Children must be 5 years old prior to Sept. 1, 2013, to register.

Registration is by appointment, and students may be registered only in their home school zones. Please call your child’s home school for an appointment to register. If you are uncertain of your school zone, call 304-586-0500, ext. 1106, for assistance.

Any preschool child who attends a Putnam County schools pre-k or pre-k Collaborative is already registered and does not need to make an appointment. If you are unsure whether your child attends a collaborative preschool, please contact the preschool.

Be certain to bring your child and the required forms and documents to registration. Schools will send the information once you call for an appointment.

n Buffalo Elementary, 304-937-2651, April 9

n Confidence Elementary, 304-586-2041, April 12

  • Conner Street Elementary, 304-562-9351, April 17


  • Eastbrook Elementary, 304-755-9835, April 11


  • George Washington Elementary, 304-586-2184, April 10


  • Hometown Elementary, 304-586-2395, April 12


  • Hurricane Town Elementary, 304-562-3610, May 2


  • Lakeside Elementary, 304-562-3630, April 19


  • Mountain View Elementary, 304-757-5667, April 26


  • Poca Elementary, 304-755-7561, April 15


  • Rock Branch Elementary, 304-755-1443, April 16


  • Scott Teays Elementary, 304-757-7279, April 30


  • West Teays Elementary, 304-757-6711, April 22


  • Winfield Elementary, 304-586-2565, April 24

Makeup registration will be held on Aug. 8 and 9 for anyone who is unable to register at this time.