Kindergarten Enrollment

  • Welcome to the Berkeley County Schools family. Sending your child to school for the first time is an exciting milestone! We've put all the resources you'll need in one handy location.

Age Requirements

  • To enroll in Kindergarten for 2018 - 2019, a child must be five prior to September 1, 2018:

    1. A child who will be five years of age prior to September 1, 2018 will be enrolled in kindergarten. 

    2. A child who will be six years of age prior to September 1, 2018 must be enrolled in school; will be enrolled in first grade if the child has completed an accredited kindergarten program; and will be enrolled in kindergarten if an accredited kindergarten program has not been completed.

    NOTE: Kindergarten students presently attending Berkeley County schools need not re-enroll for first grade.

    *2019 - 2020 school year and every year thereafter* New – Kindergarten students must be 5 years old by June 30.

2019 - 2020 Kindergarten Enrollment Dates

  • Stay tuned for details and dates for the upcoming year!

Step 1: Print and Complete the Kindergarten Enrollment Card

  • Print and complete the Enrollment Card for your student provided below. Please bring the Enrollment Card and documents listed under Required School Registration Documents. You will need to provide these items at registration to complete the enrollment process. 

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Step 2: Gather Required School Registration Documents