It's not too early to be thinking about next fall, especially if there's a child in your home entering kindergarten.
Boys and girls that have their fifth birthday on or before October 1, 2013, can start kindergarten this fall, as California moves the eligibility date back.
Many San Diego Unified schools will accept early enrollment... completing forms and paperwork well ahead of the start of school in September. Schools throughout the district are also conducting tours and some are even holding special events for next year's kindergarten parents.
Don't know where your neighborhood school is located? Go to San Diego Unified's SchoolFinder, enter your address and it will show you your neighborhood school. Enrolling there is easiest of all; simply bring the following during normal school hours:
School staff will copy all documents.
Your child may be eligible for transitional kindergarten, offered to students who turn five years old between Oct. 2 and Dec. 2, 2013. For more information on the program, go to the transitional kindergarten website.