PM - 12:45 to 3:25 p.m.). No mid-day bus transportation is provided.
2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration
On Monday, March 1, an Adams Township Police officer pulled the Starting Lottery Number for Mars Area School District's 2021-2022 Lottery Kindergarten Registration. The starting lottery number is 865.
were handed out to those who picked up 2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration
Packets on Feb. 25-26. NO additional lottery tickets will be distributed.
2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration Packets
Parents/Guardians, who DID NOT obtain a 2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration Packet during the Packet Distribution Dates (Feb. 25-26), may pick up a Kindergarten Registration Packet at either Mars Area Primary Center (547 Route 228., Mars) or Mars Area School District Administration Office (545 Route 228, Mars).
2021-2022 Kindergarten Lottery Registration Day — Friday, April 16
For an overview of Mars Area School District's 2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration process as well as important information/upcoming dates, please view the following:
Pre-Kindergarten Assessments — Friday, May 7
Beginning Monday, April 12, parents/guardians may make an appointment for Mars Area Primary Center's 2021-2022 Pre-Kindergarten Assessments, to be held on Friday, May 7, at the school.
Assessments determine a student’s fundamental skills such as letter and number identification, writing, etc. and inform parents and teachers as to the student’s readiness to attend kindergarten. All assessments are by appointment only.
To make an appointment, cal (724) 625-1588 or for more information, click on the following document:
Kindergarten Registration Events
In addition to registration, the Mars Area Primary Center typically holds a:
- Kindergarten Preview (January-February) for students planning to register for the school's Kindergarten Program and their parents;
- Kindergarten Lottery Registration Day (March-April) for parents registering their students for Kindergarten.
- Pre-Kindergarten Assessments by appointment for students registered for kindergarten (March-April); and, a
- "PC Play Date - Watermelon Welcome" event (May) for students registered to attend Kindergarten Program and their parents
Dates/information pertinent to kindergarten registration and corresponding events will be communicated to parents and posted on the District's website well in advance.
APPOINTMENT REQUESTS — Parent(s)/guardian(s) are encouraged to schedule an appointment with Mrs. Barr when dropping off a completed New Student Enrollment Packet at the District’s Administration Office. By scheduling an appointment, parent(s)/guardian(s) will be guaranteed attention to any specific questions regarding student registration requirements, form/information completion, etc., which will also allow for a more expedited registration process. To schedule an appointment, contact Mrs. Barr at (724) 625-1518, ext. 1510, or email@example.com.