Starting February 25, 2019 parents may begin to register kindergarten students at the elementary school of residency. All elementary schools will be ready to accommodate parents between the hours of 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM. It is important to register early to ensure proper placement at your school of residence. Click here for School Locator.

Please complete the following steps to register your child. (Note: Returning students do not need to register using this process.)

Step 1:Complete the AERIES online registration found HERE.

Step 2:Contact your student's school office and confirm your student's pre-enrollment.

Then bring the signed Enrollment Confirmation document, immunization records, birth verification and proof of residency to the school.

Legal requirements for entrance into kindergarten are as follows: The child must be born on or before September 1, 2014. The parents or guardian of a child must present legal proof of age before the child may be admitted. Such proof of age may be presented in the form of a birth certificate, a baptismal certificate, passport or an affidavit of the parent or custodian of the minor. (One form of residence verification is also required.)

Parents are also required to provide documented evidence that their children have had the following required immunizations:

POLIO (OPV and/or IPV):Four doses at any age; or three doses if the third dose was administered on or after the 4th birthday

DIPHTHERIA, TETANUS AND PERTUSSIS(DTP, DTAP or DT) : Five doses at any age; or four doses if the fourth dose was administered on or after the 4th birthday

MEASLES, MUMPS, RUBELLA(MMR): Two doses of measles-containing vaccine are required. One dose of mumps- and rubella-containing vaccine is required. All vaccines must have been given on or after the first birthday.

HEPATITIS B: Three doses.

VARICELLA: Two doses administered on or after the first birthday or history of clinical disease documented by physician.

PHYSICAL EXAM: The student must have a physical examination completed within 6 months prior to the start of Kindergarten.

State Law Requirements

Students cannot be assigned to a class until immunizations and birth certificate requirements are satisfied. Additionally, all Kindergarten students are required to have a physical examination, obtain a completed "Report of Health Checkup for School Entry" form and a Dental Screening form. Please avoid disappointment and take care of the routine items as soon as possible.


Alamosa Park Elementary is happy to announce that we will be offering Transitional Kindergarten (TK) for the 2019-2020 school year. Transitional Kinder is a two year program for students meeting the age requirement. The first year is called Transitional and provides an academic bridge using state adopted materials for younger students. Year two is Traditional kinder using curriculum based on the K-5 district adopted materials.

The age requirements are as follows:

Kindergarten: child must be born between on or before September 1, 2014

Transitional Kindergarten: child must be born between September 2 - December 2, 2014


For information on transferring, please contact the Vista Unified District Office at 760.726.2170 or take a look at the Enrollment and Transfers page on the District website.

The Intra district transfer window for the 2018-2019 school year is from January 8th, 2019 through March 15th, 2019. To apply for a transfer to Alamosa Park, please contact the Vista Unified District Office.