Pre-K Registration available on Feb. 15

Pre-K Registration opens annually on Thursday, February 15. Applications for the upcoming school year will be accepted on or after this date.  Once you have completed the online registration, YOU MUST drop off the required documents listed in Step 2 below to the elementary main office on or after February 15 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to ensure the application is completed.

Registration can be accessed here.

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration opens annually on March 15.  Applications for the upcoming school year will be accepted on or after this date.  Packets will be mailed home towards the end of April with information regarding your child’s kindergarten screening on Tuesday, May 21, 2024.  Please bring the additional documents listed in Step 2 below to this appointment.  Registration will be complete when all of the required documents have been received.

Please contact Diane Dibble @ 518-872-2030 or with any questions regarding Pre-K or Kindergarten registration.

Directions for Registering Students at Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School

Step 1:

Online registration will be available on Thursday, Feb. 15.

Step 2:

Gather the following documents and additional registration forms.

  • Two Proofs of Residence (One from List A and One from List B)
    • LIST A- mortgage statement, closing statement, deed, tax bill, notarized rent receipt, notarized lease
    • LIST B- pay stub, income tax form, utility or other bills, voter registration documents, official driver’s license, learner’s permit, non-driver identification, state or other government-issued identification
  • Copy of child’s birth certificate
  • Updated immunization record
  • Custody orders, if applicable (must be signed by a judge)
  • Additional printable registration forms 

Step 3:

We will contact you to schedule an appointment to review your documents. If you need help or have questions, please contact Anne Farnam @ 518-872-1293 or