Kindergarten Registration for Richardson catchment area students entering Kindergarten in September 2020 will take place on Monday, February10th, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room. Students who will be turning five years old on or before December 31st, 2020, are eligible to start Kindergarten in September 2020.
Due to the growth of our school population over the last several years, we are no longer able to accept registrations from families residing out of our catchment area.
Families registering their child for Kindergarten who live out of the Richardson catchment area, and who have other children already attending Richardson will still be accepted, if space permits. However, they must register at their catchment school and submit a Non-Catchment Application Form to their catchment school.
A Registration Form for both English and Early French Immersion is available here.
Registration Documents required for all Students:
- Appropriate proof of citizenship or status in Canada for both students and parents, and appropriate proof of age for students (e.g., original birth certificate, passport, baptismal certificate, immigration or refugee documentation)
- Appropriate Proof of Residence (e.g., purchase / rental agreement, current year property tax receipt, current month rental receipt showing address, or letter from landlord)
- Most recent report card from previous school, if available
- Kindergarten students also require an Immunization record, Care Card, medical and emergency contact information.
Early French Immersion
Beginning in 2020/21, Richardson is the attendance area Early French Immersion school for students in the catchment areas of Richardson, Chalmers and Gray. It is important to note that you must apply online for this program before being invited to register (space is limited).
Online application for Early French Immersion will be available on: January 6th, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
Application deadline: January 25th, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.
Please see more detailed information regarding the unique application and registration procedures for the French Immersion program in Delta here.
Late French Immersion (an optional language program at Chalmers Elementary for students entering Grade 6)
Online application will be available on: Monday, January 6, 2020 at 8:00 am
Application deadline: February 15, 2020 at 4:00 pm
Grade 1 to Grade 7 2020/2021 New Registrations
Registrations for new students, in our catchment area, entering Grades 1 through 7 for the 2020/2021 school year are being accepted. Registrations will be accepted in the office, with the above listed documents, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
2019/2020 New Registrations
Richardson Elementary School continues to accept registrations for the 2019/2020 school year from families residing in our catchment area.
Please note that we are at capacity at some grade levels, however, we will accept all registrations. If we do not have space for your child or children, we will find a placement for them at our neighbouring North Delta schools.