New Student Registration
THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, STUDENT SUPPORT
HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
2017 - 2018 School YearKINDERGARTEN FIRST GRADE
5 years old on or before September 1, 2017 6 years old on or before September 1, 2017
shall be eligible for admission any time shall be eligible for admission if child has
during the school year. been enrolled in a public school or has
satisfactorily completed kindergarten in a
ITEMS NEEDED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION
An original birth certificate or other original proof of age.
Two original proofs of residence. (See below)
Proof of a medical examination (HRS 3040 form) which has been performed
within a twelve month period prior to school registration.
A Florida Certificate of Immunization (HRS 680 form) which includes:
a) Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (5)
b) Polio (4)
c) Measles (2), Mumps and Rubella (1 each)
d) Hepatitis B (3)
e) Varicella (2)
Withdrawal papers and last report card must be presented (Not required for Kindergarten).
THERE IS NO GRACE PERIOD FOR MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS. NO STUDENT WILL BE ADMITTED TO SCHOOL
WITHOUT PROOF OF A MEDICAL EXAMINATION & A FLORIDA CERTIFICATE OF IMMUNIZATION THAT
SPECIFICALLY SHOWS ALL DATES OF VACCINATIONS.
ADDITIONAL HEALTH INFORMATION
Medication Procedure:If a student needs to have medication administered during the school day, the school must have a Medication Authorization Form explaining treatment plan on file completed and signed by a licensed physician and also signed by the parent.
Medications are to be administered by the school principal or his/her designee at the front office.
Acceptable proofs of address for School Year 2017 - 2018
Submit current proofs of residence from the table below, based upon your type of residence
If you OWN or RENT your residence:
Submit one document from both Columns A and B
If you SHARE the housing of another person who owns/rents the home:
- Both the registering parent and owner/renter of the residence complete a notarized Affidavit of Shared Residence Form; and,
- The owner/renter of the residence must submit one document from both Columns A and B; and,
- The registering parent must submit two documents from Column B.
If you answer “yes” to certain residency questions on the Student Registration Form you may qualify for the HOMELESS Education Program (HEP) under the McKinney-Vento Act.
- The school will provide a referral to the district’s Homeless Education Liaison and, if qualified,
- the student will be eligible for immediate services.
- Students registered under the McKinney-Vento Act must re-enroll each school year.
All documents must be current, valid, and include the residential address used for enrollment.
Column A Column B
Property tax bill Utility bill (i.e., electric, water, waste)
Homestead exemption card Telephone or cellular phone bill
Deed Verification of Tenancy letter from the homeowners or
Mortgage statement condominium association
Home purchase contract Declaration of Domicile Form from the County Records Department
Notarized lease agreement Florida driver's license
Florida identification card
Credit card statement
Two consecutive bank account statements
U.S. Postal Service confirmation of address change request