Kindergarten Registration

  • We are excited to welcome your kindergartner to Wilson County Schools! Parents with children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2024, should register their child during districtwide Kindergarten Registration in March or anytime prior to the first day of school August 26, 2024. Registration should be completed online if possible. Listed below are the steps and the registration requirements. Paper copies are also available at any of our schools. If you need assistance in determining which school your child will be attending, click HERE or contact the Transportation Department at 399-7839.

    Wilson County Schools also offers a Spanish Immersion Program at Frederick Douglass ES. Parents interested in enrolling their kindergartner in this program will sign up in March during districtwide Kindergarten Registration. Parents who are interested in Spanish Immersion would still register their child at the elementary school serving the attendance zone in which they reside. More information found here -Spanish Immersion Program Information.

    STEP 1: Enrollment Process

    Kindergarten Registration Requirements

    • Child must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2024
    • These documents are required for registration:
      • Certified Birth Certificate
      • Two (2) proofs of physical address (Property tax records, copy of a residential lease showing street address, copy of utility bill showing residential address, copy of current driver's license showing street address, copy of voter registration, copy of automobile registration showing current address)
      • Immunization record
      • Current Health Assessment


    STEP 2: Kindergarten Assessment

    Once the online application is completed, call your child’s school to set up an appointment for your child’s kindergarten assessment and to turn in the required documents.