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Registration nears for kindergartners

Children entering kindergarten in the Lake Tahoe Unified School District in September must register May 7 through 18. Parents should register their children at the elementary school which they wish their child to attend.

To be eligible for enrollment, a child must be 5 years of age on or before December 2, 2001.

California law requires parents to provide the following:

— Child’s birth certificate.

— Proof of immunization, which includes the new requirement of varicella (chickenpox), hepatitis B and for most children, the last booster shot.

— TB skin test (Mantoux type only). The test must have been read within the past six months.

— A health examination upon entry to school. Schedule an appointment with you family doctor or the El Dorado County Health Department at (530) 573-3155.

— Proof of California residency.

Please call your school for an appointment to preregister.

— Al Tahoe Elementary School: (530) 543-2310.

— Bijou Community School: (530) 543-2337.

— Meyers Elementary School: (530) 543-2371.

— Sierra House Elementary School: (530) 543-2327.

— Tahoe Valley Elementary School: (530) 543-2350.

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