***CHANGE IN REGISTRATION PROCESS DUE TO COVID-19***
Parents must provide the following to enroll in school.
Registration for students who will be enrolling in Kindergarten for the 2020-2021
school year will be available online
beginning Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
and continue until June 15, 2020
. Paper packets will also be available (information coming soon
), but we strongly urge online registration if at all possible. More information will be posted here, as well as other places on the Dickson County School's website, social media and various community locations. Please review the documents below needed to enroll your child and have them ready when you begin the registration process.
If you live in Dickson County and are unsure of the school your child is zoned to attend, you may call the Transportation Department for information at 740-5970 or visit https://dcbe.knack.com/new-zoning#home/
to search by address.
A child entering kindergarten shall be no less than five years of age on or before August 15. However, a child does not have to enroll in school at five years of age, but enrollment must occur no later than the beginning of the academic year following the child’s sixth birthday. (Rules of the State Board of Education, Chapter 0520-1-3 Minimum Requirements for Approval of Public Schools
For information about required immunizations go to the Immunizations page.
- Proof of Child's Age, Such as a Birth Certificate
- Tennessee Department of Health Certificate of Immunization/Pysical Exam Form Checked K-6TH
- Complete Physical Examination by School Entrance Date
- Three Proofs of Residence (proof of home ownership, rental agreement, driver's license, voter registration card, current utility bill, telephone bill, cable bill, etc)