Buckeye Union School District announces that beginning Feb. 8 Kindergarten and Jr. Kindergarten registration for the 2011-12 school year will be accepted at all of its elementary schools [Buckeye in Shingle Springs (530-677-2277), Blue Oak and Blue Oak Montessori in Cameron Park (530-676-0164), William Brooks in El Dorado Hills (916-933-6618), Silva Valley in El Dorado Hills (916-933-3767) and Oak Meadow in El Dorado Hills (916-933-9746)].
School websites can be accessed on the district’s website at www.buckeyeusd.org.
Registration forms will be available in school offices beginning Monday, Jan. 31, and will be given to families provided that they have proof of residence and are requesting forms from their designated school based on school boundaries. On Feb. 8 registration forms will be accepted at school sites based upon designated boundaries.
New kindergartners living in the Valley View area south of Highway 50 should enroll at William Brooks Elementary School. New kindergartners living in the Silver Dove area (Bass Lake Road development) should enroll at Blue Oak Elementary School. Families can find their school of residence (based on boundaries) by visiting the district website, clicking on “For Parents,” then “Boundaries” and entering their home address. For Junior Kindergarten, families who reside within the district can attend the program at William Brooks or Blue Oak Elementary regardless of their school of residence.
A child who resides in Buckeye Union School District and will be 5 years of age on or before Dec. 2 may register for Kindergarten or Junior Kindergarten. A child who will be 5 years of age after Dec. 2 but prior to March 1, 2012, can also register for Junior Kindergarten and students will be placed on a space-available basis.
Your child’s birth certificate, immunization record and proof of residence will be required when you register your child. If you need any further information regarding registration visit or call the school.
New enrollees for all other grade levels are also invited to register on Feb. 8, according to the boundaries assigned to each site (registration forms available on Jan. 31).
Any child attending Buckeye Union School District on a current interdistrict transfer, and/or siblings thereof, must renew/submit the application or employment verification by Feb. 8.
New interdistrict transfer requests will not be reviewed until May 16, 2011.