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2018-2019 Kindergarten Registration/Screening

Ohio state law requires that every child entering Kindergarten be screened. It is the policy of the Margaretta Local School District Board of Education that each child who will be 5 years of age on or before September 30, 2018, shall be eligible to enroll in kindergarten.

2018-2019 kindergarten screening for residents of the Margaretta Local School District will be held April 26-27, 2018. Please call the Margaretta Board office at 419-684-5322 to schedule a time for registration and your child to be screened. The following appointment times are available:

Thursday, April 26
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday, April 27
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Please bring with you to Kindergarten Screening & Registration:
• your child
• 2 forms of proof of residency with name/address of legal guardian
• legal guardian's driver's license or photo ID
• child's official birth certificate
• child's immunization/shot records
• child's social security card
• completed Kindergarten Registration packet
• custody paperwork designating a residential parent (if applicable)

The Kindergarten Registration Packet can be found at www.margarettaschooldistrict.com. Please bring all needed materials to your appointment. Dentist & Physician forms can be turned in the first week of school.

An immunization clinic will also be available during screening times. Parents must first call the Erie County Health Department at 419-626-5623 ext. 174 to schedule an appointment for your child.

Non-residents wishing to enroll at Margaretta for the 2018-2019 school year must first complete an open enrollment application. Registration and screening will take place after notification of open enrollment acceptance.

Non-residents must first complete a 2018-2019 Open Enrollment Application. Registration will take place after notification of open enrollment approval.

Gifted Information

Mrs. Melissa Kuns
District Gifted Coordinator

Margaretta Local Schools
305 S. Washington St.
Castalia, OH 44824
Phone: (419) 684-5357


Gifted Referrals

If you would like to refer your child for gifted testing, please click on the link below and complete the referral form. The gifted coordinator will be notified of this referral and you will receive further information about the gifted testing procedures.

Gifted Referral Form

District Mission

The MARGARETTA LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT will deliver an education that supports academic achievement, in a safe environment, that provides the knowledge and skills needed to be college and career ready.