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2014-2015 Kindergarten Registration


     The date for the Decatur County Kindergarten Registration and Screening will be conducted Tuesday, April 29, 2014 between the hours of 8:30 a.m – 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. ateach of the five elementary schools. A child MUST be screened before he/she can be enrolled in public kindergarten and must be five (5) years old ON or BEFORE September 1, 2014, in order to be eligible to be registered for public kindergarten.

     During screening hours on Registration & Screening Day, parents should report to the school’s office for which he/she is zoned for; no prior appointment is needed. Any exception to attendance in zone must be requested during Choice Week which will be held April 28- May 2, 2014.        Any questions concerning correct zone can be answered at the individual schools or at the Board of Education Bus Shop.

     In addition to their child, parents will need to bring the child’s certified Birth Certificate, Immunization Certificate, Social Security Card, and proof of residence to the registration. Acceptable proofs of residence include current rent receipt, power bill, water bill, or, if living with a relative, a notarized letter with one of the previously named bills attached. If a child has not completed his/her immunization, the Health Department should be contacted. Please note that the completion of the Hepatitis B series (3 doses) and Varicella (2 doses) are part of the required immunization.

Jones-Wheat Elementary • 1400 East Broughton Street • Bainbridge, Georgia 39817 • (229) 248-2218

John Johnson Elementary • 1947 South West Street • Bainbridge, Georgia 39819 • (229) 248-2215

Potter Street Elementary • 725 Potter Street• Bainbridge, Georgia 39819 • (229) 248-2253

West Bainbridge Elementary • 915 Zorn Road• Bainbridge, Georgia 39817 • (229) 248-2821

Elcan-King Elementary • 725 Louise Street• Bainbridge, Georgia 39819 • (229) 248-2212


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