Indiana changes kindergarten eligibility age

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Indiana has changed the Kindergarten eligibility starting next school year.

Under the change, if your child will turn 5 on or before Sept. 1, 2019, you are eligible to apply for kindergarten.

Previously, a child was eligible for kindergarten in the fall of 2019 if they turned 5 on or before Aug. 1, 2019.