DeKalb schools to host enrollment lottery for pre-kindergarten students.

DeKalb County School District will host its 2017-2018 pre-kindergarten enrollment lottery on Wednesday, March 29. Applications will be accepted from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. A lottery drawing for open seats will be held at 1:15 p.m.

To be eligible for the Pre-K Lottery, students must be four years-old on or before Sept. 1, 2017, and be a resident of DeKalb County. A student is only eligible to participate in the lottery at the home school that serves the student’s address for the 2017-2018 school year.

To complete the application process, the following documentation is required:

  • Official Proof of Birth (Birth Certificate, Passport, Hospital Record of Live Birth, Green Card, Pink Card or Federal I-94 Card)
  • Parent/Guardian Identification
  • Child’s Social Security Number
  • Proof of Residency* (Current Gas, Water, or Electric Bill; Signed Lease Agreement; and/ or Signed Home Mortgage Contract)

NOTE:  In the event of co-residency, an Affidavit of Residence must be completed by the parents(s)/legal guardian(s) and homeowner/lessee and submitted to the school with all required documents attached.

If your child is selected for a seat through the lottery, this additional documentation will be required:

  • Current Immunization Certificate (FORM 3231)
  • Current Eye, Ear, Dental and Nutrition Examination Certificate (FORM 3300)
  • Copy of Social Security Card or Signed Waiver

If you have questions, please call 678-676-0379 or 678-676-0147.

Pre-K Lottery Flyer 17-18.English