Registration

 

Kindergarten Registration for the 2017- 2018 school year is happening NOW!

Come to the main office between 8:00AM and 11:30AM to register your child

Registration Hours

Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM to 11:30AM

Register your child for the 2017- 2018 School Year


Registration Requirements

 

I. ENTRIES FROM OUT OF COUNTY, STATE AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS

AGE AND LEGAL NAME VERIFICATION - Must provide one of the following:

  • A duly attested transcript of the child's birth record (birth certificate or birth card) filed according to law with a public officer charged with the duty of recording births. Must be original; hospital certificate is not acceptable; or
  • A duly attested transcript of the Certificate of Baptism showing the date of birth and place of baptism of the child, accompanied by an affidavid sworn by the parents; or
  • An insurance policy on the child's loife which has been in force for at least two years; or
  • A bona fide contemporary Bible record of the child's birth accompanied by an affidavit sworn to by the parent; or
  • A passport or Certificate of Arrival in the United States showing the age of the child; or
  • A transcript of record of age show in the child's school record of at least 4 years prior to application, stating date of birth.

 

II. VERIFICATION OF ADDRESS - Must provide two of the following:

  • Broker's or attorney's statement of parents purchase of residence or properly executed lease agreement; and/or
  • Current Homestead Exemption Card; and/or
  • Electric deposit payment receipt or electric billing statement bottom portion showing name and service address

 

III. HEALTH AND IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS - Must provide both forms

  • Student Health Examination - DH 3040, within the last 12 months-including proof of Tuberculosis Clinical Screening
  • Florida Certificate of Immunization - DH 680 (white, blue or any color paper) from a private doctor or local health provider. Part A, B, or C, or a religious exemption form - DH681

 

IV. SCHOOL RECORDS

From Private Schools or Out of Country
  • For grade placement and verification of credits earned
  • Interpretation of foreign records at no cost available from Federal and State Compliance Office

 

From Another Miami-Dade County Public School
  • Parent or legal guardian must bring a withdrawal slip from sending school
  • Proof of address in name of parent/guardian

 

Age Requirements
  • Students entering Pre-Kindergarten must be 4 years old on or before September 1st
  • Students entering Kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before September 1st
  • To enter first grade, students must be 6 years old, on or before September 1st, and should have successfully completed kindergarten

 

Disclosure at Time of Registration
  • This form must be completed by students entering the Miami-Dade County Public School system for the very first time.