Kindergarten, Dual Language registration underway

Posted by Jim Cummings on 1/29/2019

Dual language kindergarten

Registration for kindergarten and for Glendale Elementary School District’s Dual Language Immersion Program (DLIP) in kindergarten and first grade for the 2019-2020 school year is underway. 

Interested parents can register kindergarteners at 14 District schools: American, Bicentennial South, Glenn F. Burton, Coyote Ridge, Desert Garden, Desert Spirit, Discovery, Horizon, Isaac E. Imes, William C. Jack, Landmark, Melvin E. Sine, Harold W. Smith and Sunset Vista.

To register parents need to bring the following materials:

  • Child must be 5-years old on or before Aug. 31, 2019
  • Parent/Legal Guardian Photo ID
  • Child’s original birth certificate (or original baptismal record, refugee card, passport)
  • Child’s Immunization Record
  • Proof of Residence (examples include: lease/rental agreement, escrow/mortgage document, utility bill listing name/address of parent guardian)

Parents interested in enrolling their child in GESD’s DLIP should plan to attend one of two meetings in February:

  • Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 6 p.m. in the Panther Den at Horizon; or
  • Thursday, Feb. 6 at 6 p.m. in the cafeteria at William C. Jack.

DLIP is open to kindergarten and first-grade students. Students residing within GESD boundaries as well as students residing outside-district boundaries can enroll in the program.

For more information on the DLIP program watch this video. For registration information call 623-237-7171.