Upper Merion Area School District

Inspiring Excellence

The current age requirements for the admission of beginning students, consistent with law and regulation follow: 
A child is eligible for admission to kindergarten if s/he is not less than five (5) years and no months old BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1.  A beginner is eligible for admission to first grade if s/he is at least six (6) years and no months old BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1.
If you have questions regarding this change, please contact the
Coordinator of Student Accounting,
Mrs. Gina Heslin, at 610-205-8876.