Return to Headlines

Kindergarten Registration, STEM and Montessori Lottery Information for 2020-21 School Year

December 6, 2019 


Registration for children in the Wauwatosa School District for four-year-old and five-year-old kindergarten will be held Wednesday, January 15, 2020, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Thursday, January 16, 2020, from 9 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.


Parents can register their children during the hours listed above at all district elementary schools (list of schools included below) or online via Infinite Campus here.


Instructions for online registration can be found here. 


To register for 4-year-old kindergarten (junior kindergarten), your child(ren) must be 4-years-old on or before September 1, 2020. To register 5-year-old kindergarten (senior kindergarten), children must be 5-years-old on or before September 1, 2020.


Children who are currently enrolled in our 4K (junior kindergarten), do not need to register for SK as they are already enrolled in the district.


What You Need to Register:

Whether registering online or in-person, all documents listed below are required to complete registration. If registering online, you will upload the documents or bring them into the school. 


Parents with children who will be 4 or 5-years-old on or before September 1, 2020, will need to have immunization forms. Forms can be found HERE to print off or can be obtained and filled out at the school at the time of enrollment. State law requires the school to have immunization information on file for all first-time entering students. 


Additionally, parents need have the child’s original birth certificate AND proof of residency are required to register.


 Accepted proof of residency are:

  1. Mortgage document OR property tax bill OR lease/rental agreement showing the landlord’s name and phone number AND
  2. Current utility bill sent to your home showing your name and address

For additional enrollment information, visit our Enrollment page on the district website HERE.


The application period for Wauwatosa STEM, Underwood STEM, Middle School STEM, and Wauwatosa Montessori School is Feb 3 thru Feb 21, 2020. Enrollment into these schools/programs is done by lottery. 
Applications linked below need to be printed and filled out. Applications will not be accepted prior to February 3rd and must be turned into Student Services at the District Office - 12121 W. North Ave. - or the school no later than 4 p.m. on February 21, 2020.
Open Seats at Montessori School are limited to Junior Kindergarten (4K), and at WSTEM and Underwood STEM, open seats are at the Senior Kindergarten level. Open seats at any other grade levels would only occur if a student leaves. 
If interested in learning more about any of the schools/programs related to STEM or Montessori, you're invited to attend an Open House during the dates/times listed below.
WSTEM Open House Dates:
  • Jan. 7th -- 10-11:30 am
  • Jan. 15th -- 12:30-2 pm
  • Jan. 23rd --  6:30-7:30 pm 
Underwood STEM Open House Dates:
  • Jan. 8th — 10-11 am
  •  Jan. 14th —  6-7 pm
Montessori School Open House Dates:
  • January 9 - 7-8 pm
  • January 14 - 8:30-9:30 am


Eisenhower Elementary School                                        

Principal: Stephanie Calarco

11600 W. Center St., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1100


Jefferson Elementary School

Principal: Jenny Schultz

6927 Maple Terrace, Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1200


Madison Elementary Schoo

Principal: Nicole Marble

9925 W. Glendale Ave., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1400


Lincoln Elementary School

Principal: Michelle Miner

1741 Wauwatosa Ave, Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1300


McKinley Elementary School

Principal: Jean Hoffman

2435 N. 89 St., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1500


Underwood Elementary School

Principal: Jenny Keats

11132 W. Potter Rd., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1700


Washington Elementary School

Principal: Joe Russell

2166 N. 68th St., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1800


Wilson Elementary School

Principal: Mike Heun

1060 Glenview Ave., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1900


Roosevelt Elementary

Principal: Mark Supa

2535 N. 73 St., Wauwatosa

Main phone: 414-773-1600