Kindergarten Program

Last Updated: 3/6/2024 6:37 PM

Payson Unified School District offers a tuition-free, Monday through Thursday full-day Kindergarten program at Payson Elementary School (PES). Our Kindergarten students enjoy a challenging and comprehensive curriculum designed to provide the individualized attention they need to thrive while developing a lifelong love for learning. 

Parents of children who turn 5 years old on or before August 31st of the enrolling year may register for Kindergarten.

The following documents are required to enroll your student:

  • A certified copy of your child’s birth certificate
  • Your child's immunization records
  • Proof of Arizona residency with your name & current address:
    • Driver’s license
    • Utility bill: gas, electric, water, or phone
    • House payment receipt, rent receipt or lease agreement
    • Paystub
    • Bank statement
  • Emergency contact name, phone number, and email address
  • For a complete list of acceptable documents, please visit the Arizona Department of Education website.

Each year in April, PES hosts a Kinder Round Up event for parents and students interested in learning more about our Kindergarten Program. Please watch for more information about this event.