- Student Achievement
- 2013-2014 Bus Transportation
- 2013-2014 School District Calendar
- Connections Magazine
- District Parent Advisory Council
- ECD workshop
- Fair Play Codes
- Forms and Payments Portal
- Foundation Skills Assessment (FSA)
- Healthy Living
- Hours - Elementary
- Hours - Secondary
- Inclement Weather procedures
- Kindergarten Registration, 2014-2015
- On-line Resources
- Ready Set Learn Events
- Resolving Conflicts
- School Locator
- SD42 Reporting
- Student Registration
- Student Support Services
- SWIS (Settlement Workers in Schools)
- Tzu Chi bursaries
- 2012-2013 Inclement Weather Procedures (staff)
- Application Process
- Employee Milestone Recognition Program
- Helix Media Library
- SD42 Reporting
- Information Technology
- Employee Health and Safety
- On-line resources
- The Learning Centre
- Teacher Mentorship Program
- Teacher Job Shares
- Staff Pro-D Site (Opportunities)
- Learning Opportunities (Out of District)
- Community Promotions
- How to donate
- Community Literacy Committee (CLC)
- District Publications
- Facilities Rentals
- Fraser Valley Student Conference 2013
- StrongStart Centres
- Anti-Vandalism Task Force
- Environmental School
- Community Gardens
- Community Services Contacts
- Graduation Requirements Forum 2012
- Learning for Tomorrow
- Aboriginal Education
- Alternate Education
- Continuing Education
- District Partnership Programs
- Information Technology projects
- International Baccalaureate program
- Inquiry Program
- Educational Options
- Environmental School Project
- French Immersion
- Literacy iPod Program
- Odyssey Program (K-7)
- Online Learning SD42
- Secondary School Apprenticeships
- Student Support Services
- Summer Learning 2013
- Board of Education
- Contact Us
- IT Helpdesk
Download our 2014-2015 Kindergarten Registration Brochure
for a handy Registration Day Checklist.
On this page
SECTION 1: Kindergarten Registration Steps
SECTION 2: Registration Periods
SECTION 3: Supporting Documentation and Acceptance Criteria
SECTION 4: Internet Access Alternatives
The Maple Ridge - Pitt Meadows School District (SD42) welcomes you and your child to our education system. We are proud to be one of BC's most innovative school districts and make it our mission to ensure that all our learners feel valued and reach their full potential.
Registering your child for kindergarten is a big step, but it doesn't have to be a difficult one. With our easy new online registration process, you can register your child from the comfort of your own home.
Review the registration steps below to ensure you are ready for the big day. Complete steps 1-4 before registration to save time.
STEP 1: OPEN A PARENT PORTAL ACCOUNT
You must open an SD42 Parent Portal account to access registration. If possible, complete this step well before registration day at http://parents.sd42.ca
STEP 2: FIND YOUR REGISTRATION DATE
Review our registration categories (SIBLING, CHOICE, GENERAL) to find your registration period.
STEP 3: REVIEW OUR REGISTRATION FORM
Review a copy of our online registration form before registration day. (Available starting January 1, 2014 at http://parents.sd42.ca)
STEP 4: REVIEW ACCEPTANCE CRITERIA
The order in which we place our new kindergarteners is determined by our Acceptance Criteria. Review these below.
STEP 5: REGISTER
Register your child at http://parents.sd42.ca
STEP 6: PROVIDE SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
Once you receive email notification of your child’s tentative placement, you must bring supporting documents to that school. See Supporting Documents section below.
Registration opens at noon on the first day of each registration period and closes at midnight of that registration period's last day.
Sibling registration (for general and choice programs) is open for siblings of students already attending the desired elementary school (currently in grades K-6). See acceptance criteria 1
NOTE: You must link the older sibling to your Parent Portal account before registration: http://parents.sd42.ca
Choice program registration for all students who wish to participate in any one of SD42’s unique program offerings. See acceptance criteria 2-5.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCHOOL PROJECT
FRENCH IMMERSION: Eric Langton Elementary, Laity View Elementary, Pitt Meadows Elementary.
MONTESSORI: Hammond Elementary
YEAR ROUND SCHOOL - Kanaka Creek Elementary.
Acceptance criteria 2 & 3 only for this registration period. Out of catchment students who want to attend Kanaka Creek must register during General Registration (Feb 4 - 10, 2014) and identify Kanaka Creek as their first choice.
General registration for English school. See acceptance criteria 2-5.
All students registering for kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before December 31, 2014. Parents must provide one of the following documents for their child for verification:
- birth certificate;
- Nexus pass;
- immigration documents;
- BC services card.
Every parent registering a child must show proof of BC residency with ONE of the following:
- BC driver's licence;
- BC identification;
- mortgage document or rental/lease agreement;
- municipal/utility tax bill.
The following criteria will be used to determine order of placement of students:
- Siblings of students already attending desired elementary school (currently in grades K-6);
- IN catchment (proof of residence required*);
- IN catchment daycare (proof of daycare in catchment required.* See sample);
- OUT of catchment without siblings;
- OUT of district.
* Once notified of tentative placement, bring supporting documentation to your child's school by:
January 21, 2014 - SIBLING REGISTRATION
February 3, 2014 - CHOICE REGISTRATION
February 19, 2014 - GENERAL REGISTRATION
If you miss your deadline, your child's school assignment will be CANCELLED and you will have to re-apply.
No computer access at home or at work?
No problem! You can complete our online registration at one of the following locations:
Your child’s catchment school will have one or more computers dedicated for online registration.
If you don’t know your child’s catchment school, use our online school locator tool or call us at 604.466.6218.
The Maple Ridge Public Library and the Pitt Meadows Public Library will both have computer terminals dedicated for kindergarten registration on the first day of each registration period (January 15, January 22, and February 4).
Maple Ridge Public Library
130-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road
Maple Ridge, 604.467.7417
Pitt Meadows Public Library
200-12099 Harris Road
Pitt Meadows, 604.465.4113
Learn more about 2014-2015 Kindergarten Registration at http://www.sd42.ca/kindergarten-registration For general inquiries about kindergarten registration, call 604.466.6218 or email us at email@example.com. For technical inquiries about the registration process, call 604.466.6248 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org