Lake Tahoe Unified School District has announced registration dates for incoming students.
Children entering kindergarten must register at their designated elementary school. Boundaries are available at www.ltusd.org or a map can be picked up at the education center, 1021 Al Tahoe Blvd.
To be eligible for enrollment, children must be 5 years old on or before Oct. 1. Children born in the month of October or November who will be 5 years old on or before Dec. 2 qualify for transitional kindergarten, which is a two-year kindergarten program).
California law requires that parents or guardians provide the child’s birth certificate; proof of immunization, which includes the Varicella, aka chicken pox, Hepatitis B and, for most children, the last booster shot; a health examination upon entry to school — schedule with your family doctor or the health department at 573-3155; oral health examination upon entry to school, dental examinations that have occurred in the last 12 months meet this requirement; and proof of California residency.
To schedule an appointment to register at Bijou Community School, call 543-2337; Sierra House Elementary at 543-2327; Tahoe Valley Elementary at 543-2350. Staff will be available Aug. 5.
Fall registration for South Tahoe Middle School begins Aug. 12. Call 541-6404 for more information.
Fall registration for South Tahoe High School will be held Aug. 13-15. Call 543-2255 for more information. Freshmen and New Student Orientation will be held Aug. 22 at 10:30 a.m. on the football field.
The first day of school will be held Aug. 26.