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    New Student Registration 2022-2023

    We are excited to have your child join our district and can hardly wait to meet them. New student registration will begin Monday, May 9, 2022, and will be by appointment only. A list of required documents that you will need to bring to your appointment can be found on this webpage.

    To make an appointment with your zoned school, click on the "School Registration Appointment" tab. Having a set schedule will help limit the number of people in each building, in adherence to current health guidelines. Please ensure that you have all the required documents prior to arriving for your appointment.

     

    Required Documents for Enrollment

    • Parent’s Government-issued Photo ID or Driver's License

    • Student's Original, Long-form, Certified Birth Certificate

    • Student's Mississippi Immunization Form 121
    • Two (2) Proofs of Residency - A copy of mortgage document, filed homestead exemption, property deed, or current lease agreement AND one (1) current utility bill (Atmos Energy, Jackson Water & Sewer, Entergy, Home Phone) OR Driver's License, Voter Registration Card, Automobile Registration/Insurance, DHS or IRS documents from current year showing residence property address.

    • Withdrawal Form and report card from previous school (For Transfer Students Only)

     

    Shared Residency Registration

    Parents/legal guardians of scholars who reside with someone else and do not have the required proof of residency documents should complete a Shared Residency Affidavit and Notification of Penalties Form.  Parents of these scholars should contact Enrollment Services and Student Records to schedule an appointment to have your documents approved. Having a set schedule will help limit the number of people in the buildings, in adherence to current health guidelines. The office is located in the Poindexter Administrative Complex, located at 1017 Robinson Street.

     

    The primary homeowner shall provide two (2) proofs of residency. The accepted proofs of residency are:  

    The enrolling parent/legal guardian must submit at least one proof of residency that displays the address of the homeowner/primary resident. The accepted proofs of residency are:  

    • Copy of mortgage document 
    • Filed homestead exemption
    • Property deed
    • Current lease agreement  

    Lease/Rental Agreements must be within the current year or show a month-to-month stipulation after the expiration year. 

    AND 

    • one (1) current utility bill (Atmos Energy, Jackson Water & Sewer, or Entergy) or a Voter Registration Card showing a residence property address.  

    All utility bills must be within the last 60 days.  

    OR

      • Government-issued photo identification 

      • Driver's license 
      • Voter registration card 
      • Federal immigration documents 
      • Automobile Registration/Insurance 
      • DHS/IRS Documents 
    • All documents must be from the current year showing the residence property address. 

    • Parent’s government-issued photo identification 
    • Driver's license 
    • Voter registration card 
    • Federal immigration documents 
    • Automobile Registration/Insurance 
    • DHS/IRS Documents 
    • All documents must be from the current year showing the residence property address. 

     

    McKinney-Vento (Homeless) Registration 

    The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (McKinney-Vento Act) ensures homeless children and youth have equal access to the same free and appropriate public education, including public preschool education, as provided for other children and youths. It has most recently been reauthorized under the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA).  

    Parents of these scholars should contact Enrollment Services and Student Records to schedule an appointment to register. Having a set schedule will help limit the number of people in the building, in adherence to current health guidelines. The office is located in the Poindexter Administrative Complex, located at 1017 Robinson Street. More information on McKinney-Vento (Homeless) Registration

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