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Registration Information
Students entering from Out-of-State:
1. The grade placement of any grade two - twelve student transferring from out of state shall be determined by the principal (or designee) of the receiving school.
2. The student shall have academic credit that is acceptable under the rules of the school board.
3. The student shall provide all of the following:
• official documentation that the parent(s) or guardian(s) was(were) a legal resident(s) of the state in which the child was previously enrolled in school;
• official school records which show attendance, academic information, and grade placement;
• evidence of residence;
• evidence of immunization;
• evidence of date of birth;
• evidence of medical examination completed within the last twelve months.
4. Students in grades two - five must meet age requirements for public schools within the state from which the student is transferring.
Students entering from Home Education:
Students seeking initial placement from a home education program or private school shall be screened by the local school to determine the most appropriate grade placement.
Students entering from a Private School:
Any student who transfers into the district from a private school and whose credits can be verified shall meet all provisions of the district's Pupil Progression Plan and the state of Florida requirements appropriate for that grade.

Admission to Kindergarten:
Initial Admission:
A child shall be eligible for admission to kindergarten if he or she has attained the age of five years on or before September 1st of the school year and his or her parent or guardian provides evidence of all of the following:
1. current residence;
2. immunizations;
3. date of birth;
4. medical examination completed within the last twelve months.

Transfer:
If the child transfers from an out-of-state or non-public school but does not meet age requirements for admission to Florida public schools, he or she shall be eligible for admission with evidence of all of the following:
1. school enrollment at the age required for public schools within the state from which the student is transferring;
2. academic credit that is acceptable under school board rules;
3. official documentation of the legal residency of the child's parent(s) or guardian(s) in the state in which the student was previously enrolled in the school;
4. official school records which show attendance, academic information and grade placement;
5. current residence, immunizations date of birth and medical examination completed within the last twelve months.

Admission to First Grade:
Initial Admission:
A child shall be eligible for initial admission to first grade by the following criteria:
1. he or she has attained the age of six years on or before September 1 of the school year;
2. his or her parent or guardian provides evidence of either satisfactory completion of kindergarten requirements in a Florida public school and current residency or satisfactory completion of kindergarten in a non-public school or out-of state public school.
Documentation of Eligibility:
Documentation of eligibility may be in the form of one of the following:
1. report card;
2. transcript; or
3. letter from the principal or director of the school.

Transfer:
If the child transfers from an out-of-state or non-public school but does not meet age requirements for admission to Florida public schools, he or she shall be eligible for admission upon providing evidence of all of the following:
1. school enrollment at the age required for public schools within the state from which the child is transferring;
2. academic credit that is acceptable under school board rules;
3. official documentation of legal residency of the child's parent(s) or guardian(s) in the state where the child was previously enrolled in school;
4. official school records which show attendance, academic information and grade placement;
5. current residence;
6. immunizations;
7. date of birth;
8. and medical examination completed within the last twelve months