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Upcoming Registration Events

Pre-School Going Into Kindergarten

March 1 - March 2, 2019

  • Pre-School Students from the Arnone Elementary School and the Barrett Russell Early Childhood Center will receive a choice form for Kindergarten Placement.
  • Parents will be asked to make 3 choices of school.
  • Placement decisions will take place in May and June.
  • Letters will be mailed to students' residences in July.
  • SPED students will not receive a choice form. These students will be placed by SPED.

Citywide Kindergarten Showcases for the Dual Language Programs

Juntos Spanish-English
Unidos Portuguese-English
Amitie French-English

Monday, March 4, 2019

Parents are invited to attend one of the showcases to obtain information about the language immersion programs offered by the Brockton Public Schools.

  • 6:00 PM at the George School - 180 Colonel Bell Drive

Citywide Kindergarten Showcase

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Parents are invited to attend the Kindergarten showcase to obtain information about the kindergarten registration process.

  • 6:00 PM at the Arnone Elementary School - 135 Belmont Street

Citywide Kindergarten Showcase and Family Event

Citywide Kindergarten Showcase and Family Event

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Parents are invited to attend the Kindergarten showcase to obtain information about the kindergarten registration process.

  • 11:00 AM at the Arnone Elementary School - 135 Belmont Street

Barrett Russell Preschool Open House

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Informational session for parents interested in enrolling their children as peer role models for September. Screenings take place in May.

  • 5:00PM - 6:00PM at the Barrett Russell Early Childhood Center - 45 Oakdale Street

Kindergarten Registration

March 18 - May 17, 2019

8:30 - 2:30 Monday - Friday Last registration at 2:00 PM

5:00 - 7:00 PM Wednesday Evening (when school is in session)

A-I: March 18 - March 30, 2019
J-Q: April 1 - April 12, 2019
R-Z: April 15 - April 26, 2019
Open to All: April 29 - May 17, 2019

  • Students with an incomplete file will not be placed until their file is completed.
  • Placement decisions will take place in May and June.
  • Assignment notices for students registered during March 18 and May 17, 2019 are mailed to families' homes in July.
  • Any registration done after May 17, 2019 will be on a first come, first served basis.

Citywide Pre-School Showcase

April 3, 2019

Parents are invited to attend the Pre-School showcase to obtain information about the kindergarten registration process

  • 6:00 PM at the Arnone Elementary School - 135 Belmont Street

Citywide Pre-School Showcase

April 27, 2019

Parents are invited to attend the Pre-School showcase to obtain information about the kindergarten registration process

  • 11:00 AM at the Arnone Elementary School - 135 Belmont Street

Grade 6 Placement

May - June, 2019

  • Grade 5 regular education students will receive middle school informational letter on March 18th.
  • Students will be assigned to the school closest to their residence based on their home address and classroom space availability.
  • Preference will be given to students who will have siblings in a middle school for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Grade 6 placements will be done in May.
  • Notifications of school assignments will be emailed to the sending/receiving schools on May 20th.
  • Notifications of school assignments will be mailed to the parents’ home in June and emailed to the sending/receiving schools.
  • Parents can make a ONE-TIME appeal of the placement decision at the School Registration and Parent Information Center from JUNE 10-27, 2019.
  • TAG, SEI, SPED, Two-Way students will be placed in the same programs at the middle school level. They will receive a placement confirmation letter in June.

Out-of-Zone Re-application

May 13 - May 24, 2019

  • Parents of students who attend a school out of their zone will receive a choice form for next year's Out-of-Zone placement.
  • Placement decisions will take place in May and June.
  • Letters will be mailed to students' residences in July.

Grade 1-12 Registration

June 1 – September, 2019

  • Registration period for parents registering students who will attend grades 1-12 during the 2019-2020 school year.

Transfers K-8 for the 2019-2020 School Year

June 1 - July 31, 2019

  • Transfers will be done during this allotted time only.
  • No transfers will be accepted in August.

Brockton High School - School Choice Program

June 1 - August 1, 2019

  • Students who do not reside are invited to register to attend Brockton High School during this time.
  • BHS will choose the "School Choice" students.