Welcome to Barrow County School System, where we Build Our Learning Differently! Being BOLD means inviting and pursuing innovative ways of teaching to expand and inspire learning.
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Pre-k Lottery 2021-2022
The BCSS Pre-K Program will be accepting online applications for the 2021-2022 Pre-K Lottery from March 1 - April 2. We have transitioned the lottery application process online so families can complete the application and submit the required documentation from home.
Welcome to Kindergarten at Barrow County School System! Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 to attend kindergarten for the upcoming school year.
Grades 1-12, Preschool Special Needs registration
Online registration is required for ALL students (new, returning, transferring within or from another county or custody changes). As you begin, write down your username and password. You may stop and start this process until complete. If you already have an account, log in and select "add student." Do not make changes to existing students in your account. Student(s) must be added again. Can't remember your account information? Just create a new account. Get registration tips and instructions.
(If you receive an error from the registration website, please try again later after website maintenance is completed.)
We recommend you have the following documentation ready before you start the registration process:
- Proof of Residency (Dated within 30 days)
Examples include utility bill (electric, gas, water, cable/satellite, garbage or house phone), settlement statement or rental/lease agreement. If you're living with someone and do not have proof in your name, contact registration at firstname.lastname@example.org. Possible needed forms: Multi-Family Residence Certificate Form | Certificate of Rental Agreement
- Student’s Social Security Card
Used solely for the purposes of identification and for application for the Hope scholarship and other post-secondary applications. Parents have the option of signing a waiver stating that they do not wish to provide a Social Security number at the time of enrollment.
- Student’s Birth Certificate (Or other acceptable proof of age and identity)
- Georgia Immunization Form 3231
- New Health Form 3300
Please do not take forms to the schools for registration. The registration process must be done online at this time. No in-person visits. See instructions to help with uploading documents and scheduling phone appointments. Please be sure to upload the required documents before scheduling a phone appointment.
- Students re-entering or transferring within Barrow County Schools must provide current proof of residency.
- Barrow County School students will not need to be registered if they are staying in the same Barrow County School zone.
- Your student will not be registered unless all requirements are met. There are no exceptions.
Immunization and Nutrition Information:
- Vaccines for Teens
- New Immunization Requirements (Spanish)
- Nutrition (Spanish)
- Vaccines for Teens (Spanish)
We allow for a range of documents to demonstrate age, residency, identity and immunization status; exceptions will be made where appropriate; and no document will be required that would cause or result in discrimination based on race, color, national origin or immunization status.
*Please remember to upload your documents PRIOR to scheduling your phone appointment. There are no in-person appointments at this time. Someone from our staff will review your entry and call you with any questions, otherwise, you’ll just receive an email confirmation of enrollment. Please be patient as we are experiencing a large volume of appointments at this time.
Get information about school supplies, open house schedules, bus routes, bell times and more!
Families who will be moving to a new home in Barrow County need to update their records with the school system.
To keep children in schools healthy, Georgia requires children to get vaccines against certain diseases. Please see these reminders for required student immunizations.
REGISTRATION HOURS & ADDRESS
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
179 W. Athens St., Winder
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