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Kindergarten Transition


Pre-K Screening & Kindergarten Registration


Pre-K Screening for 4 Year Olds
The Bright Starts Pre-K Program is funded through the Virginia Preschool Initiative. Eligibility for participation is based on criteria set by the Virginia Department of Education. All families are encouraged to apply, but slots are filled based on student need. To learn more, visit Franklin City Public Schools website or contact Clint Walters at 757-562-5458 to sign up for Pre-K Screening.

Kindergarten Registration for 5 Year Olds
Kindergarten Registration is open to all children who will be 5 years old by September 30, 2021. Each year parents or guardians are asked to provide the following information:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Physical Exam Record
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of Residence (current gas, water, or electric bill in your name)

For more information about Kindergarten Registration, visit the Franklin City Public Schools website or call Clint Walters at 757-562-5458.