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Age requirements

Age requirements

Any child shall be eligible for admission to kindergarten if he or she has attained the age of five (5) years on or before September 1 of the school year. However, a child who transfers from another state shall be admitted under the same age requirements as established in the state where he or she previously resided.

For admission to first grade, a student shall be six (6) years old on or before September 1 of the school year and shall satisfy one (1) of the following requirements:

(a) Previous enrollment and attendance in a Florida public school; (b) Satisfactory completion of kindergarten as specified in Florida Statute; or
(c) Previous attendance in an out-of-state school into which he or she was admitted on the basis of age requirement established by the state of residency.

A copy of the child’s proof of age (birth certificate) must be supplied at the time of enrollment.

Social Security Numbers — The school district shall include the social security number in the student’s permanent records. For more information please refer to Florida Statute: 1008.386.

Proof of Residency — You need a document or photocopy showing your name and your home address in Florida. Examples include utility bills, bank statements, insurance policies, pay stubs, or government documents. (Post office boxes are not sufficient.) A driver’s license is NOT acceptable.

High School graduation requirements: For more details on graduation requirements refer to the table on page 79 of the Pupil Progression Plan.

Florida requires that all students pass the High School Competency Test (HSCT) and have at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.


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