For official copies of board policies and procedures please contact the superintendent's office at (253) 583-5190 or email

Age at Entrance

The minimum age for enrollment in Clover Park elementary schools shall be as follows:

  • Kindergarten: The child must be five years of age as of midnight, August 31.
  • Grade One: The child must be six years of age as of midnight, August 31.


Prior schooling: Children who apply for enrollment on the basis of at least six weeks prior schooling outside the district, regardless of age, supported by a satisfactory achievement report, will be placed, conditionally, at the level indicated as reached elsewhere.


Legal References: RCW 28A.225.160 Qualification for admission to district's schools -- Fees for preadmission screening
WAC 180-39-010 Uniform entry age for kindergarten
WAC 180-39-015 Uniform entry age for first grade
WAC 180-39-020 Kindergarten experience qualification for first grade


Adoption Date: 09.20.60

Clover Park School District

Revised: 06.11.79; 04.10.95; 09.10.12