• 2021-22 Kindergarten Registration & Kindergarten Screening will take place on two different days. 

    Kindergarten Registration will be held online starting March 1, or in person at the Registration Center, 308 S Little Eagle Dr, Nixa, beginning Monday, March 22 thru Thursday, May 13, by appointment only.

    Kindergarten Screening will take place at the student's kindergarten school.


    Kindergarten Registration:

    Register your 2021-22 kindergarten students so they will be ready to start kindergarten on Monday, August 23, 2021.

    Who:  New kindergarten students to Nixa Public Schools that will be five (5) years old on or before July 31, 2021.  If your child is a current Early Learning Center or Early Childhood Center student at Nixa Schools, you do NOT need to attend Kindergarten Registration.

    When:  You can complete the online registration beginning August 1.  You will be given the opportunity to upload all required documents.  If you are unable to upload the documents or prefer to complete the registration in person you will be given the opportunity to schedule an appointment at the end of the online registration.  The appointment will take approximately 15-30 minutes and your child does NOT need to attend Kindergarten Registration.

    Where:  Nixa Public Schools Registration Center, 308 S Little Eagle Drive, Nixa.

    How:  Beginning August 1,  the link to registration for Kindergarten will be available HERE. 



    Kindergarten Screening:

    You will not want to miss Kindergarten Screening!  This is a special day for you and your kindergarten student to spend together at their school.  Your child will be rotating through various activity stations with peers while parents visit with school staff members and learn more about the school.

    Who:  All students that will be attending kindergarten on August 23, 2021.  This includes both NEW students to Nixa and our CURRENT Nixa Public School's Early Learning Center & Early Childhood Center preschool students.

    When: Dates for Kindergarten Screening at each building are listed below.  

    Where:  Kindergarten Screening will be held at your child's school. Select HERE to enter your address to see which school your child will attend.


  • Each individual school will have its own set of requirements for Kindergarten screenings. Please see the individual requirements for each school below. 

    Not sure what school your Kindergartener will attend, click here.

  • Century Elementary

  • Espy Elementary

  • High Pointe Elementary

  • John Thomas School of Discovery (JTSD)

  • Mathews Elementary