School Directory

Kindergarten

If your child turns five by December 31, 2021, they are eligible to start Kindergarten this upcoming September! Our Catholic schools offer half day and full day options in English and French Immersion. We are proud to provide a safe, caring and inclusive learning environment for all children! Come learn with us!

Medicine Hat Catholic Board of Education is pleased to offer Kindergarten programming at all six of our Elementary Schools. MHCBE is proud to provide a safe, caring and inclusive learning environment for all children!

Kindergarten Program Videos

Online Registration

To register a new student online, please create an account in SchoolEngage. After you have created your account, you will be able to select the form labeled 2021-2022 New Student Registration K-12.

If needed, please refer to the instructions provided on the New Student Online Registration Guide.

Note: Please have a clear digital (photo or scanned) copy of your child's Birth Certificate or Proof of Citizenship documentation for registration. Registrations cannot be fully accepted until the proper documentation is provided.

How to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten

  • Talk often about kindergarten and reassure your child that it will be an exciting experience.
  • Attend the kindergarten open house in the spring and find out when your child can meet his/her teacher.
  • Arrange a tour of the classroom before school begins in the fall.
  • Take a picture of your child’s classroom and teacher in the spring before kindergarten starts.
  • Help your child develop a sense of responsibility. Encourage your child to look after his/her belongings.
  • Read with your child daily and have conversations about the books you are reading.
  • Provide opportunities for your child to interact with other children to promote the
    development of social skills.
  • Encourage your child to know his/her personal information (ie. First and last name and phone number).
  • Play and pray together.