Kindergarten registration and pre-K lottery open in Lisbon


LISBON —  The Lisbon School Department will hold kindergarten screenings for possible disabilities, as required by law, on the following dates:

April 30: Parent information night, 6 to 7 p.m., Lisbon Community School, 33 Mill St., 353-4132

Registration and screening will also be held May 5, 6 and 7. Call Stephanie Doughty to schedule an appointment.

An official birth certificate, Social Security number, current immunization record, and documentation of a recent (within one year) physical examination by a doctor or a nurse practitioner must be presented at registration.

The Lisbon School Department is accepting names for the public school pre-kindergarten program at Lisbon Community School.

The program is for children who will be 4 years old on or before Oct. 15.

Children are selected for attendance in the pre-K program by a lottery system. To register for the lottery, contact Stephanie Doughty at the school office at 353-4132.

Parents will need to provide the child’s name, date of birth, address, telephone number(s), and parent(s) names(s). Class size is limited.

Children who are not selected in the lottery will be placed on a waiting list. All names must be on the list by April 3; the lottery will be held on April 4.

If parents have already submitted their child’s name, it is not necessary to do so again. Parents will be notified of the lottery results by mail following the drawing.

Students in the pre-K program attend school Monday through Friday. The morning session is held from 8 to 10:30 a.m. The afternoon session is held from noon until 2:30 p.m.

The school department provides transportation for morning arrival and afternoon dismissal. Families must provide transportation for the 10:30 a.m. pick-up and noon drop-off.