The Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) offers a full-day, 2-year Kindergarten program, designed to engage curious early learners through different kinds of play, that help children learn how to reason and problem-solve as they interact with one another

Parents interested in registering their child in Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year can complete Part 1 of the registration process online now


Due to the extension of the remote learning period, Part 2 of the registration process will be rescheduled after schools reopen for in-person learning.

NOTE: Parents will be contacted by their home school to complete Part 2 once schools reopen for in-person learning.

Registration Requirements:
To complete registration, parents must bring the following documents to their home school:

  • ​Birth certificate
  • ​​Proof of age:
    • Year 1 (Kindergarten) children are required to be 4 years of age on or before December 31, 2021.
    • Year 2 (Kindergarten) children are required to be 5 years of age on or before December 31, 2021.​
  • Roman or Eastern Rite Catholic baptismal certificate for the child or from one parent, in accordance with Policy I-22​
  • Proof of address​

Children currently registered in their Catholic school’s Year 1

Kindergarten program are not required to register for Year 2. Placement in the Year 2 program will be processed by the school, unless otherwise stated.

For more information about Kindergarten and to access online registration, visit the Kindergarten Program page.​

Ready, Set, GO! Prepare for Kindergarten

​​Visit Halton Region’s Ready, Set, GO! page to prepare your child for Kindergarten! Gather tips your family can use to make PLAY part of every day, pack healthy lunches, and start school with confidence.