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Countdown to Kindergarten
Kindergarten Information for Families & Educators
Kindergarten K0/K1 Handbook for Families in the BPS
Kindergarten K2 Handbook for Families in the BPS
10 Ways to Get Ready for Kindergarten
Year-Round Activity Ideas
"Play to Learn" Playgroups
Schedules & Special Events
- Countdown to Kindergarten 14th Annual Citywide Kindergarten Celebration at the Boston Children’s Museum
- 2013 Kindergarten Days Parties
- School Preview Time Schedules (English)
- School Preview Time Schedules (Spanish)
- Welcome Sessions Schedules
Free Summer Activities
- School Visit Checklist (English)
- School Visit Checklist (Spanish)
- Transforming the BPS
- BPS School Uniform Information
- BPS Zone Maps
Now That You've Registered, What's Next?
Residency & Immunization Requirements
2013–2014 Guide to the Boston Public Schools for Families and Students
For Providers & Educators
- Resource Order Form
- Provider Toolkit (English)
- Provider Toolkit (Spanish)
- Planning a Welcome Session
- Welcome Session Suggested Handouts
- Welcome Session Phone Follow-Up
- Welcome Session Sign-In Sheet