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New Student Registration
 
***Children entering kindergarten shall be five (5) years of age on or before August 15 for the school year.***
See below for Kindergarten Specific registration information
 
Students new to the district who are enrolling for the first time should register at the zoned school on July 28, 2020. The first day of school is an abbreviated day on August 6, 2020 with dismissal at 11:30 a.m. The first full day of school is on August 10, 2020.

Any student entering school for the first time must present the following:
 
Please note:  If you are unable to secure one of the items below, please contact the principal of your child's zoned school for assistance in enrolling your student.
 
  • A birth certificate or officially acceptable evidence of date of birth at the time of registration;
  • Evidence of a current medical examination. There shall be a complete medical examination of every student entering school for the first time. This applies to kindergarten, first grade, and other students for whom there is no health record;
  • Evidence of state-required immunization;
  • One proof of residence.
 
Students enrolling from another school will also need the following:
  • Withdrawal papers from previous school or last report card
  • High school transcript
 
 
The following items will be considered as proof of residence:
  • Property tax records which indicate the location of the homestead
  • Mortgage documents or property deed;
  • Apartment or home lease
  • Current utility bills showing residence address;
  • Automobile registration
  • Driver's license
  • State issued id/document
 
Any document which evidences only a post office box as an address shall not be accepted.
 
 
Kindergraten Registration Information
 
Note: Per the Tennessee Department of Education, to be eligible to enter kindergarten for the 2020-2021 school year, children must be five years of age by August 15, 2020. (T.C.A. 49-6-3001 (B))

 

Kindergarten registration packets will be posted on each of the elementary school's webpages for parents/guardians to print and fill out.  The elementary schools will accept completed registration packets May 12th and May 19th from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. using a drive-thru drop-off procedure.  We ask that everyone remain in their cars.

 

In addition to the completed packet, parent/guardians will also need to bring a copy of the following:

  • A birth certificate or officially acceptable evidence of date of birth
  • Evidence of a current medical examination
  • Evidence of state-required immunization and
  • One proof of residence.

 

These items will be considered as proof of residence:

  • Property tax records which indicate the location of the homestead
  • Mortgage documents or property deed;
  • Apartment or home lease
  • Current utility bills showing residence address;
  • Automobile registration
  • Driver's license
  • State issued id/document

 

At this time, Kindergarten screening is postponed until further notice.

 

Any parent/guardian who is unable to print a packet can pick up a printed copy of the paperwork during drop-off dates/times to complete and return.

 

If you are unable to secure one of the items above, please contact the principal of your child's zoned school for assistance in enrolling your student.

 

 
 
Pre-K Registration Information
Kindergarten Registration