Welcome to Kindergarten…

Welcome class of 2037!  We are excited to have you here!

 Ready for Kindergarten?


ATTENDANCE BOUNDARIES:  To find out what Elementary Zone you are in, please click here (username: guest password: guest)

Registration Information

We offer three ways to register your kindergartner:

Option 1: Enroll online

Option 2: Complete paperwork and return


  • Scan and email to: registrar@isd31.net
  • Print and mail to:


Registration office
502 Minnesota Ave NW,
Bemidji, MN 56601

Option 3: Enroll in person

Attend Kindergarten Open House at your elementary school:

Northern: March 19, 2024 from 4-6 p.m.
Solway: March 21, 2024 from 4-6 p.m.
JW Smith: March 21, 2024 from 4-6 p.m.
Lincoln: March 25, 2024 from 4-6 p.m.
Horace May: March 26, 2024 from 4-6 p.m.


Bemidji Area Schools Registration Office
502 Minnesota Ave NW
Bemidji MN 56601
Phone: 218-333-3100 Ext. 31131


Documents needed to register:

Bemidji Area Schools requires identification of each student as a condition of enrollment. Enrollment is provisional pending receipt of the required documentation.

ALL of the following are required when you register your child:


  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Records
  • Proof of residence: Rental agreement OR Current gas or electricity bill (within the last 30 days)
  • Custody papers, if applicable (court order of custody or stamped petition is acceptable).