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Kindergarten Registration 



Children must be five years of age on or before September 1.

Click on the following link to begin registration.  All other registrations, see More Information below.  




After completing the online registration please call the school your child will attend to establish an appointment for the dates listed below.  You may call 717.328.3127 anytime between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the following extensions:


Grades Kindergarten-Fifth 

As of July 1, 2017, all registrations for our elementary schools will be processed by contacting 717.328.3127 x2804.


Mercersburg Elementary

(30 S Park Ave, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


Mountain View Elementary    

(2311 Lemar Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)  


Montgomery Elementary

(9138 Fort Loudon Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


Saint Thomas Elementary  

(70 Schoolhouse Rd, Saint Thomas, PA 17252)



The following information is required on the day of registration:


  • Proof of child’s age – birth certificate, baptismal certificate
  • Custodial documentation (if applicable)
  • Immunization Record
  • Two proofs of residency in the Tuscarora SD (i.e. mail, bill, lease, driver’s license)
  • If your child(ren) will be transported from/to child care, please bring the name, address, and contact number of the provider.  The child care must be within the boundary of the school your child attends.


The following documented immunizations are required for entrance into kindergarten:

  • 4 Diphtheria Tetanus Pertussis (one dose on or after the 4th birthday)
  • 3 Polio
  • 2 Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
  • 3 Hepatitis B
  • 2 Varicella (Chicken Pox) – either vaccine or date of disease




Regular Registration

Begin registration by clicking on the following link:


After you have completed your online registration please call 717.328.3127 and then chose from the following appropriate extensions to make an appointment to complete the registration:


Child has an IEP, regardless of grade,  extension 2804

(4773 Ft Loudon Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


James Buchanan High School

Grades 9th-12th; extension 2206 (4773 Ft Loudon Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


James Buchanan Middle School

Grades 6th-8th; extension 2040 (5221 Ft Loudon Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


Grades Kindergarten - Fifth 

Mercersburg Elementary

Extension 2500 (30 S Park Ave, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


Mountain View Elementary    

Extension 2600 (2311 Lemar Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)                                   

Montgomery Elementary

Extension 2400 (9138 Fort Loudon Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236)


Saint Thomas Elementary  

Extension 2700 (70 Schoolhouse Rd, Saint Thomas, PA 17252)


If you are unsure which school to call please call 717.328.3127 x 2804 and we will be happy to help you.



If you did not load your documents online, you will need to bring to your appointment the following documentation:


Proof of Age

  • Normally the Birth Certificate- This should be the state approved certificate; not the one from the hospital.

Immunization Record

  • The student cannot start until this is approved by our School Nurse.

Two (2) proofs of residence

  • This can be anything that has your name and the address you will be residing at; driver's license, junk mail, online bill, lease.

Custodial Paperwork (if applicable)


If you have a question, concerning the documents, please feel free to call the above numbers and ask as every situation is not the same.