Kindergarten Round Up

We are offering a full-day Begindergarten in the 2021-22 school year in addition to our regular full-day Kindergarten program.  Placement in the Begindergarten program will be determined by date of birth, assessment results and student need.  Begindergarten students must also be 5 by 9/1/21 or not later than 12/1/21 with an approved waiver to be eligible to enroll.  Please inform our office when you submit your registration if you are interested Begindergarten for your child.  Thank you!

Tour of OP - Click Here

Parent Information Video - Click Here

To Register New Students Online Click Here.

You may register at any time, however, our
Summer Office Hours at OP are:
Mondays - Thursdays 8am - 3pm from June 16th - June 24th, and
Mondays - Thursdays 8am - 3pm from Aug 4th - Aug 19th
Our office is closed June 25th - August 3rd, 2021 

Children who will be 5 years old by Sept. 1, 2021 (or not later than Dec.1, 2021 with an approved waiver) are eligible to enroll in Kindergarten.
Please click below for the required Waiver for children whose birthday is between Sept. 2nd - Dec. 1st to be eligible to enroll in Kindergarten or Begindergarten: 
Kdg-BK Waiver 21-22 - Click Here

Immunizations, Vision & Hearing Screenings:
Please call the Lapeer County Health Department as soon as possible to schedule a Vision & Hearing screening appointmtent at 810-245-5549.
They are currently scheduling appointments for
August 10th & 11th for Orchard Primary School Round-Up Students.

In order for children to enter school in the fall, they must have received their required immunizations and have had a vision screening within 6 months prior to the start of school.  A hearing screening is strongly recommended.  If you have not yet begun this process, we urge you to do so now as it takes a period of time to complete.

Your county Health Department provides immunizations, vision and hearing screenings on specific days free of charge.  For schedule information please call your county's Health Department. 

The Lapeer County Health Dept., Child Services:  810-667-0448.

Schools of Choice Families

We recommend that you proceed with our Round Up and pre-register at this time.  Schools of Choice Applications for the 21-22 school year click here:
SOC Fall 21-22 Application (2 pages)
Please be aware that your application must be formally approved by the Superintendent's Office, prior to the child starting school with us in the fall.

According to Michigan Law, if a child residing in the Almont District is not five years of age on September 1, 2021 but will be five years of age not later than December 1, 2021, the parent or legal guardian of that child may enroll the child in kindergarten for the 2021-22 school year if the parent or legal guardian notifies the school district in writing that he or she intends to enroll the child in Kindergarten. Completing and signing the registration form for enrollment is sufficient notification.