Entrance Age

Children who meet the entrance age requirements shall be enrolled in kindergarten and first grade in the Hamilton School District.

No children may be admitted to 4- or 5-year-old kindergarten or first grade unless they are four, five or six years of age respectively on or before September 1 of the year they propose to enter school, except as otherwise provided.

Early admission to 5-year-old kindergarten or first grade may be granted only according to established procedures. No early admission shall be granted for 4-year-old kindergarten.