Student Placement
Enrolling Your Student

2022 - 2023 Enrollment Forms
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ENROLLMENT UPDATE:​

Online enrollment is closed for 22-23.
Please contact your home school for enrollment.


General Enrollment Information:


​​​​Documents needed to enroll:

  • Completed (Paper) Student Enrollment Form

  • Copy of student birth certificate or other proof of age and legal name

  • Proof of Mecklenburg County residency (see page 2 of enrollment form)

  • Most up-to-date immunization records (Complete record required by the first day of school entry)

  • Health Assessment​​ (All children entering NC public schools for the first time must submit proof of a health assessment within 30 days of the start of school.)

  • Immunization requirements for school attendance​​

Age requirements:

In compliance with North Carolina law students must be 5 years of age on or before August 31st to be considered for Kindergarten. Students applying for the Montessori schools Pre-K program  must be 4 years of age on or before August 31st in order to be considered.

 

Immunization and Health Assessment Requirements:

In compliance with North Carolina law, all children entering NC public schools for the first time must submit proof of a health assessment within 30 days. The health assessment must have been completed within 12 months prior to the date the child would have first been eligible for initial entry into the public schools.  In addition, North Carolina law requires parents/guardian to present certification of immunizations on or before the first day of school entry. If documentation is not presented, parents and/or guardians have 30 calendar days to provide documentation or the student shall be excluded from school until proof is provided.

International Students:

The mission of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ (CMS) International Center is to address the needs of culturally or linguistically diverse students, providing them with equal access to effective participation in the educational programs offered by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

 


P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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