2017 - 18 Registration Information
Eligible children are those who are five years old on or before August 15, 2017. Before starting school, the following information must be provided to school officials:
- A photo ID is requested to identify the parent/guardian enrolling the child.
- A state-certified copy of the child’s birth certificate. (Forms to obtain certified copies of birth certificates can be obtained from the Sumner County Health Department located at 1005 Union School Road, Gallatin, TN 37066)
- Proof of required immunization and current physical. These items can be provided by the Health Department OR the child’s doctor. State law requires a series of three Hepatitis B shots and other immunizations, some of which must be spaced out over a specific period of time. Please check with your child’s healthcare provider to make sure all shots can be obtained before the start of school.
- Two (2) documents establishing proof of residence are required: 1.) Legal document/lease showing proof of residency for specific address (Notary public or typed/hand-written letters from land owner are not accepted). 2.) Current invoice/bill (electric, gas, water, landline telephone) assigned to a specific address and the primary custodial parent/guardian. (Cell phone bills will not be accepted).
**Parents are encouraged to bring the required information on registration day, but missing information can be provided at any time prior to the start of school.