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Kindergarten Enrollment

Welcome to Kindergarten at Canal Winchester Schools!

We are looking forward to welcoming the Class of 2036 to Canal Winchester Schools this fall. Kindergarten students at Canal Winchester Schools attend Indian Trail Elementary, which is the educational home to kindergarten through second-grade students. 

Our kindergarten program is a half-day program open to students who live in the Canal Winchester Local School District and will be five years of age on or before August 1, 2023.

If you do not live in the Canal Winchester Local School District, click here for information on Open Enrollment.

Kindergarten Registration for the 2023-2024 school year will begin on May 19, 2023. Click here to begin the pre-registration process!


New Kindergarten Students: Pre-registration is now open! Click here to pre-register for the 2023-2024 school year.

After you complete pre-registration and our staff reviews your information, you will get an approval email with instructions and Access Keys to complete the registration process. 


  • Once you have your approval email with instructions and Access Keys after May 19, 2023, you can complete the full registration at the provided link in Powerschool (Check your approval email to access this link).
  • During the completion of these forms, you will make your registration appointment* to turn in required documents. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the district. Your appointment will be at the Canal Winchester Schools Education Center, 100 Washington Street, Canal Winchester, Ohio.
  • Click here for information on the required documentation to complete the registration process.
  • *If you need to reschedule your registration appointment, please change it using the Calendly link in your confirmation email.

Kindergarten Resources for Families