School Registration Information

  • A student in Cabarrus County Schools is assigned to the elementary, middle, or high school serving the attendance area in which the student's parent(s) or court-appointed guardian/custodian resides. Information regarding attendance zones may be found here

    Parents/Legal Guardians of students new to a school in the district are asked to bring the following to their assigned school to begin the enrollment process:

    1. Photo Identification of Parent/Legal Guardian (sources may include NCDL or ID, Matricula Consular, Work Authorization Card, Border Crossing Card, Permanent Resident Card, Passport, Visitor's Visa)
    2. Proof of Domicile - (Two (2) sources - One (1) from each source)
      Source 1: Deed, lease, or property tax statement showing the property is owned or rented by you and is within the school's boundary
      Source 2: Current driver's license, motor vehicle registration with correct address or current statement (e.g. bank statement, utility bill or Medicaid card) with correct address.
    3. Child's Birth Certificate with Parent Name(s)Child's Immunization Records (Students who do not have this medical information completed 30 days following the start of school will not be allowed to attend until the requirements are met)


    In compliance with Federal Law, Cabarrus County Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.

Kindergarten Early Admission Information

    Early admission to kindergarten is defined by North Carolina General Statute 115-364(d) and states:
    a child who has reached the age of 4 on or before April 16 may enter kindergarten if: The child is presented for enrollment no later than the end of the first month of the school year; and the principal of the school finds, based on information submitted by the child's parent or guardian, that the child is gifted and that the child has the maturity to justify admission to the school. A child eligible to enter school early shall be precocious in academic and social development and score at the 98th percentile on a standard individual test of aptitude and achievement, that shall be administered by a licensed psychologist (click on "state policy" link above to review entire policy). * Cabarrus County Schools does not administer nor pay for the administration of early admission tests.

    For additional information, refer to:

    1. Early Entry to Kindergarten Checklist

    2. Early Entry to Kindergarten Application in English

    3. Solicitud de Ingreso Temprano al Jardin de Infantes en Espanol 

Last Modified on March 8, 2021