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Kindergarten Choice Lottery

The online application opens Monday, January 23, 2023

Kindergarten

Parents will have a 3-week window of opportunity to apply, from 9:00 am on January 23 to 4:00 pm on February 10, 2023.

Click the links below for more information:
2023 Programs of Choice Newspaper Ad
2023 Programs of Choice Lottery


The kindergarten online lottery allows parents and guardians to register children entering kindergarten in four district-wide programs:


2023 Kindergarten Lottery Dates

  • January 16 - Register for catchment/local school online
  • January 23 - Online application opens for kindergarten lottery
  • February 8 - Last day to register for catchment school in order to apply for kindergarten lottery
  • February 10 - Online Kindergarten lottery application closes
  • February 21 to March 10th - Lottery random draw takes place. Lottery results will be emailed to applicants to accept or decline and/or with waitlist placements.

VIRTUAL PROGRAM INFORMATION MEETINGS AND IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION

All information sessions are program based and are open to all interested parents regardless of which school you would choose. Please scroll down to view the parent information meeting dates and times for our kindergarten lottery programs. The application links will be loaded on the opening date at 9:00 am.


East Kensington Outdoor Learning (EKOLogy) Program Information

(Virtual) Parent Information meeting: Monday, January 9, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device 

Click here to join the meeting 

Meeting ID: 222 095 540 09 
Passcode: kNc3U3 
Online Application Opens: January 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm
Entry into Kindergarten for the EKOLogy Program is through a lottery.
Click here to apply 


Early French Immersion Program Information

(Virtual) Parent Information meeting: Wednesday, January 4, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device 

Click here to join the meeting 

Meeting ID: 228 489 614 429 
Passcode: P97RAc 

Online Application Opens: January 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm


Intensive Fine Arts Program Information

(Virtual) Parent Information meeting: Tuesday, January 10, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device 

Click here to join the meeting 

Meeting ID: 272 046 187 323 
Passcode: S6JBi5 

Online Application Opens: January 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm


Montessori Program Information

(Virtual) Parent Information meeting: Thursday, January 5, 2023 @ 6:30 pm

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device 

Click here to join the meeting 

Meeting ID: 286 514 344 09 
Passcode: YMdX6C 

Online Application Opens: January 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm


Traditional Program Information

(Virtual) Parent Information meeting: Wednesday, January 4, 2023 @ 6:00 pm

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device 

Click here to join the meeting 

Meeting ID: 273 465 480 941 
Passcode: YQ8m7y 

Online Application Opens: January 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am
Online Application Closes: February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm


FAQS ABOUT THE KINDERGARTEN LOTTERY
Read parent frequently asked questions about the application process.

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