Kindergarten Registration

Pelham students in Kindergarten through 5th grade attend Pelham Oaks Elementary and Pelham Ridge Elementary. Please visit the Zoning page for details about elementary school attendance zones.

Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 school year will be held at Pelham Oaks and Pelham Ridge Elementary Schools on the following dates:

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 from 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm   

Please attend Kindergarten Registration at the school where your student is zoned.

The attendance of registering Kindergarten students at registration is strongly encouraged. Students will compete a Kindergarten assessment during the registration session.

  • Take a moment to review the Step-By-Step Guide below to find out important information about what to bring to your appointment and more - 

Step-by-Step Kindergarten Registration Guide

In order to register your child for kindergarten, several documents are required. Please bring ALL documents with you to registration.

What to Bring:

  • Parent or legal guardian must enroll the student. A photo ID is required.
  • Valid Alabama Immunization Form for student
  • Birth Certificate for student
  • Social Security Card for student (not mandatory, but if you would like to use for student identification purposes, please bring the card)
  • Custody Papers, if applicable. Final/current order with judge's signature must be submitted.
  • Proof of Residence -All students are required to provide TWO (2) of the following current residence verification documents (must be in parent/legal guardian's name):
    • Current utility bill or utility deposit receipt (cell phone bills and disconnect notices are not allowed). NOTE: Two different utility bills or receipts are acceptable
    • Current lease agreement (listing occupants) OR receipt for rent or house payment (must include address)
    • Current U.S. government communication (i.e. Social Security, income tax)
    • Property deed (parent/legal guardian must reside full-time at the residence)
    • Current vehicle registration (car tag)
    • Current home owner's or renter's insurance policy

For Kindergarten enrollees only - The proof of residence verification needs to be completed during registration AND one of the summer verification dates.