• Open Enrollment 
    Kyrene welcomes all students to apply for enrollment. Open enrollment differs from general enrollment and is for families living outside the Kyrene School District boundaries OR families living within Kyrene boundaries who want to attend a school other than their designated home school.
    NEW Open Enrollment Policy:
    In accordance with Arizona law, open enrollment is available to any student who lives within or outside of the Kyrene School District's boundaries. See Procedures and Policies.
    Key Changes in New Policy: 
    • Student acceptance in the program is for one year. Program eligibility will be reviewed annually by the District. 
    • Students who are suspended off campus for ten or more days will lose their open enrollment eligibility.
    • Students who are excessively absent will lose their open enrollment eligibility.  

    Application for Open Enrollment
    Applications will be processed on a first come first serve basis. 
    2017-2018 Open Enrollment Application (Next school year beginning, August 3, 2017) 
    Request for Open Enrollment Transportation (must be accepted through Open Enrollment and registered at school to submit)
    Transportation Request Card 2017-2018 (one entry per student) -
    This is for the Baseline South Mountain Corridor Area and City of Maricopa ONLY
    The following students must complete the open enrollment form:
     » In-district families wishing to have a boundary exception from their child’s home school to another Kyrene school
     » Out-of-district families requesting that their children be placed in a Kyrene school 
     » In-district families that move out of Kyrene School District boundaries and wish their child remain in a Kyrene school
     » Siblings of current students

    Open enrollment is subject to, but not limited to, the following:
     » Space availability
     » Program capacities
     » Student status with another school district
     » Student status with the juvenile court system

    Special Education students: If your child has qualified or received special education services within the past three years, please submit current IEP, and current evaluation with this application. You can submit documents to bdolinsek@kyrene.org, fax to 480-541-1802 or bring in person to District Office.

    Current Open Enrollment students will automatically be placed in a class for next year. This includes students moving from 5th grade to a middle school. You will not receive a letter from Kyrene and you do not need to contact us.

    Kindergarten Program
    Our Kindergarten program provides an education for the whole child. We offer a challenging and comprehensive academic curriculum and special classes including music and physical education.

    Full-Day Kindergarten:
    Available at all Kyrene schools and is offered to all children residing in and outside Kyrene School District.

    Half-Day Kindergarten:
    For school year (2017-18) will be offered at Milenio. 7:45 - 10:40 a.m. Mon, Tue, Thurs and Fri.
    7:45 - 9:45 on Wednesdays

    Early Entrance to Kindergarten:
    For admission to kindergarten, we recommend that children be five years old before September 1 of the current school year. Children who are born between September 1 and December 31 may apply for early entrance. Informational meetings must be attended in order to apply.

    » Kindergarten early entrance