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Kindergarten student at doing science experiment  Kindergarten students reading in library  Student outside on school yard 

It's time to register for Kindergarten! 
Our schools are currently accepting registrations, don't wait!

Dryden area French Immersion Full-Day Early Learning Kindergarten Program Suvey - Click here!

At the KPDSB, we know that you have choices when it comes to choosing a school for your child. We believe our Kindergarten teams and programs are some of the best in the region! Stop by one of our community schools for a closer look, we think you’ll be happy you did! 

Registering for our Kindergarten programs is easy!  Just contact the school of your choice for more information (contact information for schools can be found further down on this page or by clicking any of our schools along the right hand side of this page).

Check out our new video for a look inside our Full-Day Kindergarten classrooms!


 Why choose your local public school for your child's education?

Checkmark icon 92% of our Kindergarten students graduated Kindergarten reading!   Checkmark icon Caring and dedicated teachers and staff that always put students first!   Checkmark Icon The safety of our students is always our top priority!      
Checkmark Icon The latest technology in classrooms including laptops for each student in grade 4-12!   Checkmark icon Many of our schools offer specialized programming  that is only available to KPDSB students!   Checkmark Icon

We are the only school board in the region to offer a variety of summer camps to our students!

Checkmark Icon We will prepare your child for the world they will work or study in when they graduate!   Checkmark Icon Interactive touch screen white boards and wireless internet access in all elementary classrooms!   Checkmark icon Many of our schools have daycare or before- and after-school care right in the buildings!      


Not all schools/programs are the same.  Find out what makes a KPDSB school different! 

Click on your area from the list below for more information about our schools (you can find links to school websites in the pdfs below the school's name and phone number).  Each of our schools has something unique to offer, they are as diverse as our student population, and we think that's what makes us different.  

The level of expertise in our schools across the board area is incredible and we all work together as a team to use every resource we have to provide our students with the best possible education. 

We suggest contacting the school(s) you are interested in for more information or stop in the next time you go by, we'd love to show you around!  Remember that all of our elementary schools' doors are locked so please just press the buzzer at the front door and we'll be happy to help you! 

To find general information about our schools by area, click on the area.  For more specific information about each school, click on the school name to view their Kindergarten brochure.  Contact information, including school phone numbers and websites, can be found by clicking on both the area, or the specific school.


 Kenora Area 

Evergreen Public School
Keewatin Public School
King George VI Public School
Valleyview Public School
Sioux Narrows Public School 

Sioux Lookout Area 

Sioux Mountain Public School


Ignace Area 

Ignace Public School

Pickle Lake Area

Crolancia Public School





Dryden Area

New Prospect Public School
Open Roads Public School
Lillian Berg Public School (Vermilion Bay)

Red Lake Area

Golden Learning Centre
Red Lake-Madsen Public School
Ear Falls Public School

Upsala Area

Upsala Public School

Savant Lake Area

Savant Lake Public School

Don't forget about our new French Immersion Full-Day Early Learning - Kindergarten Program at
Valleyview Public School in Kenora!  

Don't wait!  Call your local public school to schedule a tour, meet the staff, or just to learn more about our programming options.  Find out why the Ministry of Education and world renowned doctors and specialists continue to visit our classrooms!  Take a closer look at our schools, you have nothing to lose and a great community school to gain for you and your family!   

Please click here to view our Full-Day Early Learning - Kindergarten Program brochure.

Please click here for our Full-Day Early Learning - Kindergarten Program FAQ.


Before and after school programming and daycare programs are available at many of our schools.  Subsidies are available for some families based on financial need.  Contact your area school to find out more about daycare and before and after school programing.

For information about school bus transportation, including eligibility criteria and school boundaries, please click here to visit the Northwestern Ontario Student Services Consortium's website.


Looking for more information or something you couldn't find?  Contact Sheena, our Communications Officer, at 223-5311 (toll free at 1-877-287-5430) extension 247.