School Begins August 13
|Gwinnett County public schools will hold back-to-school activities August 6-10. These activities provide students and parents an opportunity to meet teachers, visit classrooms, and receive information. If a parent is not aware of when these activities are scheduled for his child's school, he should call the local school for details.
Newcomers should call schools for details regarding registration hours, testing, and procedures. Parents unsure which school their child will attend should call the Department of Planning at (770) 822-6510.
Documents needed for registration:
— Proof of birth date-- birth certificate or birth registration, an official Immigration and Naturalization document, or other state/federal forms with date of birth.
— Proof of custody or guardianship if the registering adult is not the birth parent.
— A Georgia certificate of immunization. Immunization records from other states must be transferred by the health department or a private physician to Georgia Form #3231.
— Evidence of vision, hearing, and dental examinations obtained within the past year. Georgia Form #3300, completed by the health department or a private physician or dentist. Out-of-state certificates are acceptable if completed within the previous 12 months.
— Proof of residency for the attendance zone-- a non-contingent sales contract, a lease agreement, or deed. A lease or deed must be accompanied by at least one utility bill with the same address.
— Social Security number will be requested. No student will be denied enrollment for declining to provide the number. Waivers are available at the local school.