Kindergarten Orientation (Virtual) & Screenings

March 31, 2021

Download the presentation from the Kindergarten Orientation meeting.

March 16, 2021

A virtual orientation for the fall kindergarten program at Cairo-Durham Elementary School is scheduled for Tuesday, March 30th from 5:30-6:30 p.m. See below for the Zoom* link to join the orientation:

  • Click here to join the meeting
  • Meeting ID: 940 9890 9935
  • Passcode: 367717
  • One tap mobile: +16468769923,,94098909935#,,,,*367717# US (New York)
  • Join by phone: +1 646 876 9923 US (or find your local number)

Kindergarten registration and screenings will occur on Thursday afternoons starting April 22nd and continuing weekly until May 27, 2021. Screenings are by appointment only. Kindergarten registration packets are available in the CDE Main Office or can be emailed by request (contact Joanne Cleary at 518-622-3231 or

Kindergarten Eligibility: To be eligible for kindergarten this fall, children must be five (5) years of age on or before December 1, 2021 and reside within the Cairo-Durham Central School District.

A birth certificate must be presented at the screening. Each registrant must also present proof of the following immunizations: 5 DPT, 4 oral polio, 2 varicella, measles, mumps and rubella and 3 doses of Hepatitis B vaccine, and proof of residence.

To receive additional information on the upcoming orientation and what is required, or to ensure your child is on the incoming Kindergarten list, please contact Joanne Cleary in the CDE main office at 518-622-3231.

*A free Zoom account is required to join the meeting.