Kindergarten Information

Welcome to Kindergarten 2016

If you are new to Wayland and wish to enroll your child in Kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year, please call Gretchen Lutz @ 508-358-6818.

The Kindergarten letters were mailed out on Tuesday January 19th to families with children eligible for Kindergarten in 2016.  If you did not receive a letter, please contact Gretchen Lutz at 508-358-6818 or

As we prepare to welcome your child to Kindergarten in September 2016, here are the important things you need to know.

Kindergarten registration is conducted on-line and with the submission of the required paperwork.

  • Important Note:  The availability of Extended Day BASE programming (12-3) will be dependent on enrollment demand.  BASE offerings may vary by school but will be offered at least 2 days each week at each site.  Please see the BASE letter and link below for further information.

Paperwork required for kindergarten enrollment is available for download here:

  • Copy of your child’s birth certificate
  • Home Language Survey (sent in the packet) 
  • 5 year old Physical/Immunization form (from your doctor)
  • Student Health History (sent in the packet) 
  • Green Preschool Questionnaire (sent in your packet if not already on file) 

A complete kindergarten packet, that was mailed, is available for download here:

Kindergarten Packet.pdf

Please mail this paperwork to:

Wayland Public Schools 
41 Cochituate Road
Student Services/Kindergarten Registration
Wayland, MA  01778-3421 

Important Dates for your Calendar:

Wednesday, February 24 -  Kindergarten Choices and BASE Informational Meeting
7:00-8:00 pm,  Claypit Hill School cafeteria   

Monday, February 29 - 9:30am  On-line Kindergarten Registration Opens

Thursday, May 26 - Kindergarten Orientation Meeting
7:00 – 8:30 pm,  Loker School cafeteria  

Other Important Kindergarten Connections:

Dr. Stein’s Welcome Letter: Dr. Stein's Letter

BASE (Before and After School Extension) – Enrollment procedures, Policies, Fees and Contact information:  BASE Information

Transportation and Bus Information – Registration, fees, timelines:  Student Transportation

Health Services – Forms, regulations, immunization requirements: Wayland Kindergarten Registration Health Information.pdf 

Food Service Information - Nutrikids Introductory Letter, Free/Reduced, Lunch Payment plan Food Services

Pegasus Summer Experience

Registration is open for 2016, with an April 1st deadline.  Enrollment is currently triple what it was a year ago, so don't delay. Click below to go to the Pegasus website for online registration:

If you have questions or if your child will NOT be attending Wayland Public Schools, please contact Gretchen Lutz at 508-358-6818 or