Registration of students who plan to attend kindergarten in the Pittston Area School District for the 2021-22 school is underway. Students must be 5 by Aug. 31, 2021.
Registration is due by Wednesday, April 7, by accessing the online registration site and completing required information (preferred method), or by returning a completed registration packet and copies of required documents to the administrative office, 5 Stout St., Yatesville. Registration packets can be picked up at the office, if necessary.
When paperwork is finalized, parents will be able to sign up for a 15-minute screening appointment between 9 and 11:45 a.m. and 1 and 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 13, or Wednesday, April 14, at the primary center, Rock Street, Hughestown. In response to CDC guidelines, only one parent/guardian should bring the student for the appointment. Masks should be worn by all individuals. Each child will receive hearing and vision screenings and a reading readiness assessment consisting of identifying letters and phonemic awareness. Students will be photographed and immunization history will be reviewed. All students must adhere to state vaccination requirements.
For information, call 570-654-2415, ext. 2108.