Welcome to Elkhart Community Schools!!

Welcome to Elkhart Community Schools! We’re excited to meet you and welcome you to the ECS family! Kindergarten registration for the 2022-2023 school year is now open!

IMPORTANT: Please DO NOT use the links below to register for the CURRENT 2021-2022 school year. These links are for the 2022-2023 school year ONLY and for NEW students only. To register for the CURRENT 2021-2022 school year, please contact the school directly

If you are registering an incoming kindergarten student to start kindergarten in August 2022 for the 2022-2023 school year, please use the following links to register:

Before starting registration, we encourage parents to watch the following walk-through demonstration:


Kindergarten Kick Off

This year’s Kindergarten Kick Off is Tuesday, May 17 at 6:00pm. Mark your calendar! Each of our elementary buildings will open up for our newest students! Students and parents can come into the school to complete registration, meet kindergarten teachers, meet school staff, explore parts of the school like the gym and lunch room, see kindergarten classrooms, and even climb onto a school bus!


Requirements for Entering Students

Here is a list of all required vaccinations from the State of Indiana: English and Spanish. Your child must be 5 years old on or before August 1, 2022 to enroll in Elkhart Community Schools for the 2022-2023 school year. Children born between August 2 and October 1 can apply for early entrance. If you are unsure which school boundary you reside in, maps can be found here or our Student Services Department can help at 574-262-5540.


Before and After Care

KidsCare Logo

Elkhart Community Schools has partnered with KidsCare (a division of Boys and Girls Club of Elkhart County) to provide accessible, affordable before and after care for parents. Before care opens at 5:30am and after care closes at 5:30pm. To learn more about KidsCare, please visit: https://www.greatfutures.club/kidscare


ECS Elementary Schools and Boundaries

Our fourteen elementary schools are warm, caring, friendly places that are safe for children, families, community and staff. Students in Elkhart learn the foundation of their education through our elementary schools, and begin career and interest exploration. Elementary students are introduced to athletics, band, and orchestra. Students are encouraged to participate in volunteer activities in the community. Our diverse and talented elementary school staff are dedicated to being lifetime learners themselves. As dedicated professionals, they are eager to try new strategies and activities to help students achieve.

Beardsley Elementary
1027 McPherson St
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Nicole Serge-Nemes
Website: Beardsley
Bristol Elementary
705 Indiana St
Bristol, IN 46507
Principal: Tim Pedley
Website: Bristol
Cleveland Elementary
53403 CR 1 North
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Kelly Carmichael
Website: Cleveland
Eastwood Elementary
2605 County Road 15
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Victoria Hayes
Website: Eastwood
Hawthorne Elementary
501 West Lusher Ave
Elkhart, IN 46517
Principal: DeVetta Farrow
Website: Hawthorne
Mary Beck Elementary
818 McDonald St
Elkhart, IN 46516
Principal: Tracey Kizyma-Whitmyer
Website: Mary Beck
Mary Daly Elementary
1735 Strong Ave
Elkhart, IN 46514
Website: Mary Daly
Mary Feeser Elementary
26665 CR 4 West
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Carolyn Lesperance
Website: Mary Feeser
Monger Elementary
1100 East Hively Ave
Elkhart, IN 46517
Principal: April Walker
Website: Monger
Osolo Elementary
24975 CR 6 East
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Kris Weimer
Website: Osolo
Pinewood Elementary
3420 East Bristol St
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Tervonda Goins
Website: Pinewood
Riverview Elementary
2509 Wood St
Elkhart, IN 46516
Principal: Holly Conley
Website: Riverview
Roosevelt STEAM Academy
201 W. Wolf Ave
Elkhart, IN 46516
Principal: Dee Wappes
Website: Roosevelt
Woodland Elementary
1220 CR 3
Elkhart, IN 46514
Principal: Jonathan LeVan
Website: Woodland


Elementary School Boundaries