- Kindergarten age cutoff
The new age requirement for kindergarten enrollment will be
phased in over three years.
This year, the cutoff for kindergarten enrollment will require
kids to turn five years old by Nov. 1.
For the 2013-14 school year, the kindergarten enrollment cutoff
is Oct. 1.
For the 2014-15 school year, kindergarten enrollment is cut off
on Sept. 1.
- Kindergarten by the numbers
2,193 kindergarteners in Lodi Unified School District.
85 kindergarten teachers in Lodi Unified.
29 students in average class.
9 students in Barbara Moffet's kindergarten class at Lakewood
Elementary School that would have qualified for transitional
Posted: Saturday, January 14, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 6:31 am, Sat Jan 14, 2012.
Lodi Unified School District will not move forward with plans to
create a transitional kindergarten program after Gov. Jerry Brown's
office released his proposed 2012-2013 budget. The proposal cuts
funding for any students who will not turn five years old before
Nov. 1, the kindergarten enrollment date for the 2012-2013 school
"This is detrimental to the district because it means a decrease
in enrollment. It saves the state money, but it hits us," said
Catherine Pennington, assistant superintendent of elementary
Saturday, January 14, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:31 am.