Dr. William Burrus Elementary at Drakes Creek

2019-2020 New Student Registration Information

 Requirements for Enrollment as per Tennessee State Law and the Sumner County Board of Education are as follows:

1.)   Tennessee Certificate of Immunization (must provide before starting class)

2.)   Certified Birth Certificate (not mothers copy)

3.)   Two proofs of residency (address must be in our school zone)

  • Legal Document or Lease for a specific address (notary public or typed/hand written letters from land owner are not accepted)
  • Current Bill assigned to specific address (electric, gas, water, landline telephone, cable) CELL PHONE BILLS NOT ACCEPTED
  • Custody Papers/Parenting Plan (if necessary) 

IF YOU ARE LIVING WITH A FRIEND OR RELATIVE AND THE RESIDENCE IS NOT IN YOUR NAME, PLEASE CALL THE SCHOOL DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS FOR MORE INFORMATION AS TO HOW TO REGISTER. (MON-FRI 8:00AM-4:00PM)

IN ORDER TO ENROLL,  YOU MUST BE IN THE WILLIAM BURRUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ZONE. 


Dr. William Burrus Elementary School's Mission

Our mission is to provide students with a strong foundation for lifelong achievements through the promotion of high academic standards and technology integration in a safe, supportive and collaborative environment.  We want to inspire our students today to become leaders in tomorrow's world.

Dr. William Burrus  Elementary School's Vision

WBE is committed to a collaborative culture of high performing students, teachers and school community.