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Kindergarten and TK

Enrollment for Kindergarten/TK for 2020-2021 begins on February 3rd. Knob Hill provides full day Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten, so there is no lottery. 

Grades 1-5
Enrollment for new 1st - 5th grade students will begin on April 20th.  

Enrollment Packet
To request registration materials for NEW student enrollment (Grades TK-5), please follow the directions below. Please note this is not for students currently enrolled or families who have already picked up a packet.

1. Click on one of the links below to request an enrollment packet:

TK Registration Form
Kindergarten Registration Form
1st - 5th Grade Registration

2. Once your request is received, our enrollment team will email you the grade-appropriate enrollment packet.

3. 
Parent/Guardian will complete the enrollment packet and prepare all required documents. Enrollment packet and all documents must be emailed to KH-enrollment@smusd.org.

4. 
Our enrollment team will contact you to finalize the registration. 

*If you need to register for the current school year, please call the front office and leave a message at (760) 290-2080 or email KH-enrollment@smusd.org.

*If you have already picked up a kindergarten packet, the office staff will reach out to you about how to finish the registration process.

Residency Verification (Current Students Only)

All current students will be required to complete the residency verification process through ParentVUE. Click here for details.



State Education Code requirements (prior to entry into school)

  1. Birth Certificate: Children must be five years old on or before September 1, 2020, to be eligible for Kindergarten (Birthdays between September 2nd and December 2nd are eligible for Transitional Kindergarten)
  2. Immunization Records: State law requires that an immunization document be completed. NOTE: Children must be immunized even if they are not yet five years old in order to start in August 2020
  3. Health Physical Examination: All students enrolling are also required to have a "Report Of Health Check-Up For School Entry" form prior to the start of school. If your child has a physical prior to February 2020 a second physical will be necessary prior to entry into the 1st grade. If you are unable to obtain a health check-up prior to registration, written proof of an appointment from a physician is required. Your packet will not be considered complete without proof of an appointment
  4. Dental Health Assessment: California law, Education Code Section 4945.8, now requires that your child have an oral assessment (dental check-up) by their first day of class in school. Dental assessments completed up to 12 months before your child enters school also meet this requirement. If you are unable to obtain a dental check-up prior to registration, written proof of an appointment from a dentist is required. Your packet will be not be considered complete without proof of an appointment
  5. Proof of Residency: All students enrolling in San Marcos schools are required to present two documents as proof of residency within the specified attendance area of the San Marcos Unified School District. If you reside with someone and utilities are not in your name, an Affidavit of Residence is required along with two appropriate documents

Proof of Residency:

Category 1

  • Mortgage Statement
  • Rental Receipt
  • Lease Agreement

Category 2

  • Utility Bill (SDGE/ Water/Cable)
  • Voter Registration

Registration Hours by appointment during June.  (The office is closed during the month of July)