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2014 - 2015 Kindergarten Registration

The New Hanover County Schools will hold kindergarten registration from February 24 - March 7, 2014. Upcoming kindergarten students must be registered at the school within their residence attendance area. Attendance areas may be verified by contacting Student Support Services at 251-2929 or 254-4292.

Children to be registered must be five years of age on or before August 31, 2014. It is not necessary to bring your child to the school for registration. The registration will take approximately 15 minutes. The Kindergarten Health Assessment form will be given to parents/legal guardians during registration and must be completed and returned to the school prior to August 26, 2014.

To enroll a child in kindergarten, parents must present the following:

          Child's original certified birth certificate 

          Proof of Residence

             (Copy of a current lease, deed, property tax or homeowner’s insurance policy). Utility bills or Vehicle tax will NOT

              be accepted.

          Social Security Card (optional) Certificate of Immunization showing:

        • Child’s name and address

        • Parent/guardian/responsible person name and address

        • Child’s date of birth

        • Sex of the child

        • Number of vaccine doses given

        • Dates the vaccine doses were given

        Name and address of the physician or health department administering the required immunizations.

           Photo Identification

                 Valid driver’s license, ID card or passport

           Health Assessment Report showing: Physical examination

           Vision screening

           Hearing screening

Certified birth certificates may be obtained by writing the Vital Records Branch, P.O. Box 29537, Raleigh, NC 27626, by calling (910) 733-3000, or by visiting the Vital Records Branch at 225 North McDowell Street (on the corner of Lane and McDowell). They may also be obtained from the Register of Deeds office in the county of the child’s birth. The charge for a certified birth certificate is $10.00 per copy from the Register of Deeds and $24.00 from the Vital Records Branch.

North Carolina State law requires the following for all children enrolling for the first time: Number Doses Required Vaccine

Number of Doses Required

Before School Entry*                              Vaccine

(5) DPT/pediatric DT shots

                                                            (4) Polio vaccine doses

(3) Hepatitis B required for all children born after July 1, 1994

                                                            (2) Measles

                                                            (2) Mumps

                                                            (1) Rubella

                                                            (1) Varicella

                                                            (1 - 4) HIB dose

 

* Please visit www.immunizenc.com/SchoolReqs.htm for further information

Immunizations may be obtained from a family physician or at clinics conducted by the New Hanover County Health Department. Call the Health Department at 798-6500 to schedule appointments for physicals and immunizations as soon as possible if needed.

Parents or legal guardians with questions concerning kindergarten registration may call the elementary school in their residential school district. An elementary school listing is attached.

School names, principals’ names and phone numbers are listed below:

SCHOOL

PRINCIPAL

PHONE NUMBER

Alderman Elementary

Robert Maxey

350-2031

Anderson Elementary

Carole Piner

798-3311

Bellamy Elementary

Bennie Bryant

350-2039

Blair Elementary

Barbara Stock

350-2045

Bradley Creek Elementary

Jayne Kiker

350-2051

Carolina Beach Elementary

Cindy Wartel

458-4340

Castle Hayne Elementary

Margaret Dickens

602-4970

Codington Elementary

Eric Pfirman

790-2236

College Park Elementary

Maria Greene

350-2058

Eaton Elementary

Heather Byers

397-1544

Forest Hills Elementary

Deborah Greenwood

251-6190

Freeman Elementary

Sherry Veasey

251-6011

Gregory Elementary

Krista Holland

251-6185

Holly Tree Elementary

Laura Holliday

790-2250

Howe Pre-K

Patricia Waddell

251-6195

Murrayville Elementary

Tim Dominowski

790-5067

NHCS Pre-K at Johnson

Edward Adams

251-6155

Ogden Elementary

Tammy Bruestle

686-6464

Parsley Elementary

Robin Hamilton

790-2355

Pine Valley Elementary

Rebecca Opgrand

350-2121

Snipes Elementary

Cindy Talbert

251-6175

Sunset Park Elementary

Jakki Jethro

815-6948

Williams Elementary

Amy Conklin

350-2150

Winter Park Elementary

Monica Goza

350-2159

Wrightsboro Elementary

Boni Hall

815-6909

Wrightsville Beach Elementary

Mary Paul Beall

256-3171