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Welcome to the St. Johns County School District! Before registering your child, please read our Residency and Guardianship Policy.
Registration Requirements for Public School

All students must register at their home-zoned school. The school district Attendance Zones Locator will identify the correct school.

Age Requirements for Children to Begin School:

Kindergarten:   A child must be 5 years old on or before September 1st.

First Grade:    A child must be 6 years old on or before September 1st and satisfy one of the following:
                                a) Previous enrollment and attendance in Florida public school.
                                b) Satisfactory completion of kindergarten requirements in a non-public school; or,
                                c) Previous attendance in an out-of-state school in which the student was admitted on the basis of age requirements
                                    established by the state of residency.
Records necessary include:

        Up to date immunizations recorded on a Florida HRS 680 certificate
        Mandatory for Kindergarten enrollment
        Students transferring into our school district may be granted thirty (30) days
        Proof of Age
        Birth Certificate
        School Physical Examination
        Required for first time enrollment in a Florida school
        A health examination within the twelve (12) month period prior to initial entrance
        Students previously enrolled in a school may be granted thirty (30) days
        Proof of Residence
                    Three proofs of residence as related in the Residency and Guardianship
        Social Security Number
        Providing this information is optional
Academic Records
        Although we will request the records from the previous school placement may be expedited if you have:
                Most recent report card
                Unofficial transcripts or grades
        Most recent test scores are mandatory prior to registration for Honors or Dual Enrollment classes

        Additional Information regarding immunizations, please call:

        St. Johns County Health Department
        1955 U.S. One South
        St. Augustine, Florida 32086

The Health Programs Department provides information and policy procedures for Health Services.          For additional Information regarding any health issue for school enrollment, please visit the St. Johns County School District Health Services page.

Last Modified: Mar 09, 2015