Pre-K and Kindergarten registration for 2022-2023 begins Tuesday, March 8. Register at WPS elementary schools Tuesday through Friday from 9 am-1 pm (closed on Fridays starting June 10). Parents may also contact the elementary school to set up an appointment.
*New for 2022-2023: One classroom for 3-year olds is now accepting students. It will be held at John Kerr Elementary but is open to students from all WPS service areas.
Find Your School:
Families may use the Property Search Tool or call an elementary school to confirm the school zone in which the family resides.
To use the Property Search Tool:
1. Visit https://www.winchesterva.gov/property-search
2. Click on "Property Search Portal"
2. Type in home address
3. Scroll below the address bar to “School Districts” and the elementary school for that address will be listed. *Note: All WPS students attend the same intermediate, middle, and high school.
Please bring your proof of income, proof of residency, and the child's birth certificate. If your child is determined to be eligible, you will be given a registration packet to complete and return.
Preschool Staff members will hold a Preschool Eligibility Day at each of the Elementary Schools on dates and times to be determined.