NASSAU COUNTY SCHOOLS
Registration for students in kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year will be held at Bryceville Elementary, Callahan Elementary, Hilliard Elementary, Southside Elementary, Wildlight Elementary and Yulee Primary Schools April 22 – April 26, 2019. Parents may use their private physician or Health Department Clinic to meet immunization and health examination requirements.
AGE REQUIREMENTS: (Florida School Law 1003.21 State Board Rule 6A-1.982, 6A-1.985)
Compulsory Attendance: All children who have attained the age of six (6) years or who will have attained the age of six (6) years by February 1st of any school year are required to attend school regularly during the entire school term.
Kindergarten: A child five (5) years old on or before September 1, 2019, may be admitted any time during the school year.
First Grade: A child six (6) years old on or before September 1, 2019, shall be admitted any time during the school year if child has satisfactorily completed kindergarten. Transfer students must meet minimum promotion standards required in the Nassau County Pupil Progression Plan.
INFORMATION REQUIRED TO COMPLETE REGISTRATION WILL INCLUDE:
- A birth certificate
- A health examination certificate by a private physician or the County Health Department. The examination must be reported on a special form provided by the Health Department.
- A certificate of immunization for the communicable diseases of poliomyelitis, mumps, diptheria, rubeola, rubella, pertussis, tetanus, varicella and Hepatitis B.
- Child’s Social Security Card.
- Proof of residency. (Example, Lease agreement, utility bill, etc.)
IMMUNIZATIONS AND HEALTH EXAMINATIONS: The Nassau County Health Department will administer shots for children who will be five (5) years old on or before September 1, 2019. There will be no charge for shots. Appointments for shots may be scheduled at the clinic sites. Phone numbers are provided for each clinic below. Some late evening appointments are available for immunizations. PARENTS SHOULD CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT AT THE EARLIEST POSSIBLE TIME:
Yulee Clinic 86014 Pages Dairy Road 904-875-6110