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Early Entrance to Kindergarten

Beginning kindergarten is an exciting time in life! Arizona State statutes grant entrance to kindergarten for all students turning five before September 1 of the current school year. The state also allows for Early Entrance to Kindergarten (EEK) for children turning five before January 1 when it is in the best interest of the child. Early entrance programs and policies vary from district to district. Liberty Elementary School District is proud to offer an Early Entrance program for qualifying students.


Application Process

  1. Complete the Application for Early Entrance. (Aplicación para entrada temprana al kindergarten).
  2. Attend a Parent University session (session selection is within the application). Parent Universities are held during the months of May and June.
  3. Select a testing appointment (at the completion of Parent University).
  4. Attend testing appointment (testings are held in June and July).
  5. Receive email notification of results within 2 days.
  6. If qualified: Register your child, in person at the district office, for school and summer Jump Start program.

Frequently Asked Questions