Kindergarten Enrollment Starts May 3, 2021. Don't wait to enroll.
Duval County Public Schools is ready to help your little ones learn, play, and grow. We treat your children like our own. Our elementary schools are a fun and safe place where your child can flourish.
It can be tough to send your young one to school for the first time, but you can trust that your child will be loved and supported by teachers dedicated to their well-being.
To enroll in Kindergarten, your child must turn five years old on or before September 1, 2021. Here are the simple steps to enroll.
Step 1 - Find Your School
Use the School Locator at www.duvalschools.org/locator to find your child's attendance area school. If you have participated in the Magnet or Special Transfer Option Lottery and your student has already been assigned to a school, you may skip this step.
Step 2 - Contact Your School
Call your school and make an appointment to register. You (the parent or legal guardian) will need to bring a few things with you:
- Child's birth certificate
- Proof of a physical exam
- Immunization record. For information about Florida immunization requirements, go to: www.immunizeflorida.org
- Proof of home address - You may use:
- Two documents from List A or
- One document from List A and two documents from List B. The address must match on all documents.
- Utility bill
- Deed, mortgage, or closing statement, lease agreement from a company or a private individual (private leases must be notarized)
- Drivers license or state ID
- Voter registration ID
- Current automobile insurance
- Current credit card statement
- Current property tax receipt
- Current U.S. Postal Service confirmation of address change
- Current bank account statement (block out account number)
- Current payroll statement
- Current non-cellular phone
- Current vehicle registration
Want to learn more about what our elementary schools have to offer? Click here.
If you prefer to register online, click here and follow the instructions.
School starts Tuesday, August 10, 2021. We look forward to seeing our new kindergarteners.