• Returning Student Registration

     

    Returning Student Registration 2022-2023

    Enrollment for returning students who completed the 2021–2022 school year in Jackson Public Schools is open. Returning student registration will begin Monday, April 25, 2022. Families can complete registration using the ActiveParent Registration Portal. If you need assistance with completing registration or your ActiveParent username or password, please click on the "School Registration Appointment" tab, contact your child's school, or send an email to supportactiveparent@jackson.k12.ms.us.  All emails will receive a response within 48 hours.

     

    Required Documents for Enrollment

    • Two (2) Proofs of Residency - 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.


    • Student's Mississippi Immunization Form 121 (If your child is entering the seventh grade, a pertussis (Tdap) booster is now required if they have not received a Tdap vaccination since the age of seven)
    • Note: Only one document will be accepted from each group.

     

    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 proof 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 proof 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 shows a month-to-month stipulation after the expiration year. 

    AND 

    • one (1) current utility bill (Atmos Energy, Jackson Water & Sewer, or Entergy) or Voter Registration Card showing 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 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 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 to 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 

Last Modified on April 25, 2022