Kindergarten Readiness Fair

2023 MNPS Countdown to Kindergarten Fair 

Free Fair for Incoming Kindergarten Students and Families

Join us at the Fair to register for Kindergarten and receive information and resources to help your child and family get ready for Kindergarten.
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Time and Location 

  • Saturday, April 22
  • 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Lentz Public Health Center, 2500 Charlotte Avenue

Event Features

  • Kindergarten Registration 
  • School Bus Experience
  • Metro Nashville Public Health Department Services
    • Immunizations
    • Immunization Records & Vital Records
    • Student Physicals provided by Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center
  • Car Seat Safety Checks
  • Meet and talk to representatives from MNPS, Metro Nashville Public Health and district community partners.
  • Free Books & School Supplies for Families
  • Door Prizes
  • Family Activities including:
    • Nashville Zoo Animal Encounter
    • Nashville Public Library Read Aloud
    • Kona Ice Truck and more!

Activity Schedule

  • Nashville Zoo Animal Encounter


    Join us to explore the world of animals from the Nashville Zoo!

    9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    10:20 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.
    11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

  • School Bus Read Aloud by Nashville Public Library

    Join us on the MNPS School Bus for a read aloud and song!

    10:15 a.m.

    11:15 a.m.

    12:15 a.m.

  • Kona Ice Truck


    The Kona Ice Truck will at the K-Fair from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Let's Get MNPS K-Ready!

Explore Metro Schools Kindergarten information on our site.


Questions about Kindergarten Registration?

Email the Family Information Center or call at 615-259-INFO (4636)


2023 Kindergarten Readiness Fair Fliers