Important Dates for TK/K Registration

  • January 25, 2023
    TK/K Neighborhood School Registration
    1:00-5:00 PM
    Check with your neighborhood school for more information including lottery applications.

    February 1, 2023
    Choice Program lottery applications due by 4:00 PM.
    Julien POD, Osborn, Wakefield, & Walnut

    February 8, 2023
    Lottery for Choice Programs
    5:30-6:30 PM

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Choice Kindergarten Programs

  • Discovery Math & Science and Renaissance Visual and Performing Arts

  • Dual/Two-Way Immersion

  • Julien POD

TK/K Registration

  • Transitional Kindergarten (TK)/Kindergarten registration for the 2023-2024 school year has been scheduled for Turlock Unified School District.  To be eligible for Kindergarten, a child must be five years old on or before September 1, 2023.  To be eligible for TK, a child must turn five years old between September 2, 2023, and April 2, 2024.  The following documents must be provided at the time of registration:

    • Immunization Verification Records
    • Original Birth Certificate, Passport or Baptismal Certificate
    • Proof of Residence (e.g. TID bill AND one of the following PG&E bill, phone, cable, lease agreement)
    • Photo I.D.
    • Children presently attending preschool classes and who are eligible for TK/Kindergarten must also register.

    ALL KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS MUST REGISTER AT THEIR DESIGNATED HOME SCHOOL ATTENDANCE AREA. Registration packets will be available from your student's home school on January 11.

Upcoming Changes

    • 2024–25 school year, children who turn five years old between September 2 and June 2 are eligible for TK.
    • 2025–26 school year, and in each school year thereafter, children who will turn four years old by September 1 are eligible for TK.
Kinder Ready
  • TUSD offers many educational opportunities for children not yet old enough for TK/K. For more information, please visit the Early Education website.

TK/K Schools

  • Brown

  • Crowell

  • Cunningham

  • Dennis Earl

  • Julien

  • Medeiros

  • Osborn

  • Wakefield