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    RCBOE registration information

    General Registration Information

    The person registering must be a parent or legal guardian. Legal guardianship can only be issued by a court of law. No notary public or hand written documents will be accepted.

    Proof of residency is required. This proof must be in the form of a current lease or utility bill (water, gas, electric).

    Georgia Transfers:

    Latest copy of student’s report card

     Social Security Card

    Completed Eye, Ear, and Dental form

    Completed Immunization form

     

    Transferring from another Richmond County School:   

    Report card from previous school

    Out of state transfers:

    Latest copy of student’s report card

    Social Security Card

    Certified copy of birth certificate

    Immunization information transferred to Georgia form

    Eye, Ear, and Dental form

    ~The Eye, Ear, Dental and Immunization forms may be obtained from the Health Department Downtown Augusta or Eisenhower Medical Center- Fort Gordon.

     

    Enrolling in School

    Georgia law requires that children must be five years old on or before September 1 to enroll in kindergarten and six years old on or before September 1 to enroll in first grade in the public schools. A child who has lived in another state for at least two years before moving to Georgia and who has legally enrolled in public kindergarten or first grade in the state may enroll in a Georgia public school kindergarten or first grade, provided the child will be five for kindergarten and six for first grade by December 31. Pre-Kindergarten programs are available for preschoolers at 30 elementary schools and 2 community centers. To qualify for Pre-K, children must be four (4) years old by September 1.

     Documents needed For Pre-K at the time of registration include:

    • Birth Certificates/ Social Security Card
    • Eye, Ear, and Dental Record
    • Immunization