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Kindergarten Choice Lottery

Kindergarten Lottery 2022

The online application opens Monday, January 24, 2022

Kindergarten

Parents have a 3-week window of opportunity to apply from 8:00 am on January 24 to February 11, 2022 (at midnight)

Click the link below for information:

2022 Programs of Choice Lottery.pdf
2022 Programs of Choice Newspaper Ad.pdf

Virtual Program Information Meetings and Important Application Information

All information sessions are program based and are open to all interested parents regardless of which school you would choose. Please scroll down to view the opening and closing dates for our Kindergarten Lottery and other district programs. The application links will be loaded on the opening date at 8:00 am.

East Kensington Outdoor Learning (EKOLogy) Program Information Meeting
Online Application Opens: January 24, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 11, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
Entry into Kindergarten for the EKOLogy Program is through a lottery.
Click here to apply to EKOLogy


Early French Immersion Program Information Meeting
Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 7:00 pm

Click HERE to view the recorded session
Online Application Opens: January 24, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 11, 2022 @ midnight

New for the 2022-2023 School Year Only
Pacific Heights Elementary - Early French Immersion Lottery for Grade 1
Online Application Opens: January 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 4, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
Grade 1 lottery now open, click here to apply

Pacific Heights Elementary - Early French Immersion Lottery for Grade 2
Online Application Opens: January 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 4, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
Grade 2 lottery now open, click here to apply


Intensive Fine Arts Program Information Meeting
Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Click HERE to view the recorded session
Online Application Opens: January 24, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 11, 2022 @ midnight


Montessori Program Information Meeting
Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Click HERE to view the recorded session
Online Application Opens: January 24, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 11, 2022 @ midnight


Traditional Program Information Meeting
Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Click HERE to view the recorded session
Online Application Opens: January 24, 2022 @ 8:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 11, 2022 @ midnight


The Kindergarten online Lottery allows parents and guardians to register children entering kindergarten in four district-wide programs:


2022 Kindergarten Lottery - Dates

January 10th - Register for catchment/local school
January 24th - Online application opens for Kindergarten lottery
February 9th - Last day to register for catchment school in order to apply for Kindergarten lottery
February 11th - Online Kindergarten lottery application closes
February 22nd to March 11th - Lottery random draw for takes place. Lottery results will be emailed to applicants to accept or decline and/or with waitlist placements.

KINDERGARTEN LOTTERY

Now Open
Intensive Fine Arts
Montessori
Traditional
Early French Immersion
Applications are accepted from January 24 until the closing date of February 11 at midnight PST.
Apply Now

FAQS ABOUT THE KINDERGARTEN LOTTERY

Read parent frequently asked questions about the application process.

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