Dr. William Burrus Elementary
Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020
(student is not required to be present for registration)
April 26th, 2019
9:00am to 12:00pm
Eligible children are those who are five years old on or before August 15, 2019. 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.
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.