AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENTRANCE AGE FOR WHEN A CHILD MAY ENTER KINDERGARTEN.
To phase in the cut-off date for when a child must turn five years of age in order to enroll in kindergarten for such school year, to limit the circumstances in which a parent may withhold enrolling their child in kindergarten until the child is seven years old and to require the Commissioner of Education to develop a plan for children who cannot enter kindergarten due to changes in the entrance age requirement to attend school readiness programs.
Introduced by:Education Committee
|New today||2-4 days old||5 days & older|
|2/11/2013||Public Hearing 02/15|
|2/8/2013||Referred to Joint Committee on Education|