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Kindergarten Enrollment

Enrollment for 2021 - 2022:  March 1 - 12, 2021
 
The New Hanover County Schools will hold initial kindergarten enrollment from March 1 – March 12, 2021. Children to be enrolled for kindergarten must be five years of age on or before August 31, 2021.

Kindergarten enrollment will be done online; parents can access NHCS’s online enrollment for the 2021/2022 school year by using this website: https://nhcsncc.scriborder.com/
Required Documents
 

Parent or guardian must upload the follow documents for enrollment to be complete:

 
  • 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.
  • Court Custody Documents (if applicable)
  • 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 – completed health assessment form must be presented to the principal of the school on or before the child’s first day of attendance.
 
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.
 

Immunization Information
 
North Carolina State law requires all children in the state to receive certain immunizations. Records are checked when children enter school.

Please visit www.immunize.nc.gov/schools/k-12.htm for current immunizations required for school enrollment.

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

SCHOOL

PRINCIPAL

PHONE NUMBER

Alderman Elementary

Kate Tayloe

910-350-2031

Anderson Elementary

Krista Holland

910-798-3311

Bellamy Elementary

Burt Kilpatrick

910-350-2039

Blair Elementary

Rebecca Opgrand

910-350-2045

Bradley Creek Elementary

Lauren Kefalonitis

910-350-2051

Carolina Beach Elementary

Deanna Leake

910-458-4340

Castle Hayne Elementary

Christianne May

910-602-4970

Codington Elementary

Rachel Greer

910-790-2236

College Park Elementary

Maria Madison

910-350-2058

College Rd Early Childhood Ctr

Burt Kilpatrick

910-350-7860

Eaton Elementary

Heather Byers

910-397-1544

Forest Hills Elementary

Kimberly Foley

910-251-6190

Freeman Elementary

Dionne Sturdivant

910-251-6011

Gregory Elementary

Leigh Ann Lampley

910-251-6185

Holly Tree Elementary

Steven Moore

910-790-2250

Howe Pre-K

Jordan Steinhilber

910-251-6195

Murrayville Elementary

Tim Dominowski

910-790-5067

NHCS Pre-K at Johnson

Karen McCarty

910-251-6155

Ogden Elementary

Tammy Bruestle

910-686-6464

Parsley Elementary

Robin Hamilton

910-790-2355

Pine Valley Elementary

Sam Kantrowitz

910-350-2121

Porter’s Neck Elementary

Julie Duclos-Greenwood, Interim

910-251-2975

Snipes Elementary

Rachel Manning

910-251-6175

Sunset Park Elementary

Diego Lehocky

910-815-6948

Williams Elementary

Amy Oots

910-350-2150

Winter Park Elementary

Paul Slovik

910-350-2159

Wrightsboro Elementary

Delores Overby

910-815-6909

Wrightsville Beach Elementary

Jackson Norvell

910-256-3171

 
How to Enroll

You will need an email account in order to use the online system. See instructions below.
How to Enroll Video Instructions
How to Create a Gmail Account