Update Your Student's Emergency Card Information

  • School starts September 8, this year but you can get a step ahead and update your student’s emergency card information now! This year, Berkeley County Schools is moving the Emergency Card online. Below you will find instructions, links and helpful tips on submitting your student's emergency card information using FamilyID.

    Emergency card updates must be completed in FamilyID by September 2020.

    It is very important that you fill out an Emergency Card for each student enrolled in BCS within your home.  This information is needed when your child is ill or when we have early school closings, delays or other important information to communicate with you, the caregiver, via phone, email and/or text.  Please fill the online form out completely as soon as possible so that we have accurate, up-to-date information regarding your student.  If any information changes throughout the year, please update the information in your FamilyID account and notify your school site immediately.

Don't have a FamilyID account yet?

  • Families without a FamilyID account must request one. Click here to begin the process.

Activate Your Account

  • You will receive an email with a link to activate your new account. (If you don't see the email, check your email filters (spam, junk, etc.). Click on the link in your activation email, which will log you in to familyID.com.

Begin Emergency Card Update

  • Once in the Emergency Card form, complete the information requested. All fields with a red asterisk (*) require an answer. You will not be able to submit a registration form until each required field is complete.

    If your student is already enrolled in Berkeley County Schools and you have already submitted required documents previously, you are not required to upload these documents again in the emergency card. 

Complete Emergency Card Update

  • Click the continue button when your form is complete and review your Emergency Card summary for accuracy. Thank you for updating your student's information with Berkeley County Schools!

Next Steps...

  • After submitting an Emergency Card update, your form will be reviewed by staff in order to ensure that it complete. During this process, you may receive email communication to the email address provided to keep you informed of the update's status.

    Depending on the status of your Emergency Card you may receive one or more Status updates via email

    If you have any questions, please contact your school site directly. You can find contact information for your school via the directory found on each school website: https://www.berkeleycountyschools.org/schools

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