Entering Kindergarten

Kindergarten registration for the 2024 – 2025 school year is available for Waterloo Region’s 43 Catholic elementary schools — providing the Region’s youngest citizens with a chance to benefit from a 185 year tradition of education excellence.

Children born in 2020 are eligible for JK/Year 1 Kindergarten.

Children born in 2019 are eligible for SK/Year 2 Kindergarten.

Parents are invited to contact their local Catholic school directly for individual registration dates and times. As you will see below in step #3, you have 2 options for registration:  online or in person at the school.



  • Please proceed to step #3


  • If your child is not baptized and both parents are non-Catholic please contact the school prior to registration to set up an interview with the Principal. You may still be considered for Admission to a Waterloo Catholic School – Please follow APA001  to read an overview of the application process.

Please follow the instructions here first: Online Registration Parent Process Instructions

If you’re experiencing difficulties accessing your Aspen Parent account, please email us at using your registration email address.

IMPORTANT: Please use a computer, laptop or Chromebook when completing the online registration form.