Registration Open For Mexico Pre-K, Kindergarten

MEXICO — Registration is now open and ongoing for kindergarten and universal pre-K (UPK) at Mexico Academy and Central School District.

See below for specific details about registration information. For additional information and to request a registration packet, contact Harmony Rice at 315-963-8400 ext. 5400.

Kindergarten information

Children who turn five years old by Dec. 1, 2019 are eligible for kindergarten registration, and packets are available for the 2019-20 school year.

Registration packets are available at each elementary school and on the district website at Parents are asked to complete paperwork and return it to the district office by April 12.

New students are required to participate in kindergarten screening during the month of May. Once the district has the registration information, parents and guardians will be contacted with a date for your child’s screening appointment.

Please note that a child currently enrolled in the MACS UPK program does not need to complete a registration packet.

Pre-K information

MACS offers a UPK program to children who will be four years old by Dec. 1, 2019. Elementary UPK is New York State-funded and is free to residents of Mexico’s school district.

Classes are located at Mexico, Palermo and New Haven elementary schools. There is a half-day morning session and half-day afternoon session in each building. Transportation is provided to the school within your attendance zone.

Pre-K enrollment is first come, first served based on the receipt of a completed registration packet. District officials recommend completing the packet by May 17 to accommodate session preferences.