2023-2024 Kindergarten Registration

  • Welcome Incoming Patchogue-Medford Kindergarten Families!  

    Registration for the 2023-2024 school year will be held at the Registration Office, 121 Saxton St., Patchogue, NY 11772, rear entrance.

    • Barton - March 13, 2023
    • Bay - March 14, 2023
    • Canaan - March 15, 2023
    • Eagle - March 31, 2023
    • Medford - April 6, 2023
    • River - April 25, 2023
    • Tremont - April 26, 2023
    • All Buildings - April 19 & 21, 2023

    All children living in the Patchogue Medford School District who will be 5 years of age, on or before December 1, 2023 are eligible.

    Students who are currently registered in the Patchogue Medford School District’s Pre-K Program do not have to fill out an online application form, but still need to provide the items listed below:

    • Kindergarten Registration Packet
    • Home Language Questionnaire 
    • 3 Proofs of residency
    • Birth Certificate
    • Most recent physical exam
    • Most recent immunization records
    • Parent Photo ID
    • Custody/Court Documents (If applicable)

    To register your child for the upcoming school year please be aware that the registration will consist of an on-line application and an email/in person exchange of paperwork. Upon completion of the online application, parent(s)/guardian(s) must contact Central Registration at (631) 687-6430 or email us at PMRegistration@pmschools.org.

    Our staff can help you determine your child's school based on your address and proofs of residency. 

    Acceptable Forms for Proof of Residency

    Please provide one item from the primary and two items from the secondary columns. 


    PRIMARY (1)


    Please Provide one item below:

    Please provide two items below:

    If you reside in your own home:

    Utility Bill (Last 30 days)

    • Deed of Ownership of Premises

    Cable/Satellite Statement (last 30 days)

    • House Insurance Statement

    Fuel Delivery Statement (last 30 days)

    • Mortgage Statement

    Bank Statement or Pay Stub (last 30 days)

    • Suffolk County/Town of Brookhaven Tax Statement

    Department of Social Services Documentation

    If you are renting or leasing:

    Cell Phone Bill (last 30 days)

    • Lease or Rental Agreement (MUST BE SIGNED)

    Voter Registration Card

    • Notarized Residency Affidavit Form

    Change of Address Confirmation Notice from USPS

Dual Language Information

  • We have a Dual Language program that is offered to all entering Kindergarten students. The program is housed in four of our seven elementary schools.  If your child is chosen (via lottery) to participate in this program and it is not housed in your home school, the district will provide transportation to the Dual Language School in your zone. 

    If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at (631) 687-6430.

    If you are interested in applying for the Dual Language Program, please fill out the information here: Kindergarten Application for the Dual Language Program

    You are invited to attend Patchogue-Medford School District's 
    Kindergarten Dual Language Form

    • Tuesday, April 18th, at Medford Elementary School
    • Monday, April 24th, at Eagle Elementary School
    • Thursday, May 25th, at Canaan Elementary School

     Location: School Library

    6:00 PM- 6:45 PM Information for families from English-speaking homes
    7:00 PM-7:45 PM Information for families from Spanish-speaking and/or Bilingual homes

    These evenings will provide parents with an overview of the benefits of enrolling their child in an educational program that employs instruction in both Spanish and English.

    We hope you can join parents, teachers, and administrators to learn more about this exciting program in the Patchogue-Medford Schools.