Methacton School Day Hours
Morning Kindergarten: 9:05 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
Afternoon Kindergarten: 12:45-3:35 p.m.
Elementary Schools (Grades 1-4): 9:05 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
Skyview Upper Elementary School (Grades 5-6) : 8:35 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Arcola Intermediate School (Grades 7-8): 8:10 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Methacton High School (Grades 9-12): 7:35 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Residents of the Methacton School District (Lower Providence and Worcester townships) who wish to register their school-aged children for public school are encouraged to contact the school their child will attend. With the exception of Kindergarten, children need not be present during registration. Questions about registration eligibility may be sent to Angela Linch, Coordinator of School and Community Information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resident families may download all forms necessary to register below, registration requirements are as follows:
Parents/guardians are asked to bring:
Please call the your the school in order to notify them of your request to register. Schools can be reached by calling 610-489-5000 and dialing the extensions listed below.
Kindergarten - Click here to visit the Kindergarten Registration Section
In order to be eligible to attend Kindergarten in September 2013, resident children must be five years of age on or before September 1, 2013 (for September of 2014 - resident children must be five years of age on or before September 1, 2014).
In order to be eligible to attend First Grade in September 2013, resident children must be six years of age on or before September 1, 2013 (for September of 2014 - resident children must be six years of age on or before September 1, 2014).
Registration forms can be found below. Please call your elementary school in order to notify them of your request to register. Schools can be reached by calling 610-489-5000 and dialing the extensions listed below.
Below are all the forms you will need to register your student in the Methacton School District. Please take time to complete these forms in advance, and bring them with you to registration. Children need not be present for registration. Do not mail the completed forms.
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Pennsylvania Department of Health immunization requirements for Pennsylvania school students:
For attendance in all grades:
4 doses of tetanus* (1 dose on or after the 4th birthday)
4 doses of diphtheria* (1 dose on or after the 4th birthday)
3 doses of polio
2 doses of measles**
2 doses of mumps**
1 dose of rubella (German measles)**
3 doses of hepatitis B
2 doses of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine or history of disease
*Usually given as DTP or DTaP or DT or Td
**Usually given as MMR
Additional immunization requirements for seventh grade students:
1 dose of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap) (if 5 years have elapsed since last tetanus immunization)
1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV)