We are currently making changes to the CMS Pre-K Application. It will be down for the remainder of the day, February 4th 2021. Please check back tomorrow! We apologize for the inconvenince!
Welcome to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools Pre-K Online Application!
The information reported in this packet will become part of your child's cumulative school record. Student record information will not be released to third parties or used for purposes other than routine daily and/or emergency contact needs without the knowledge or permission of parents, legal guardians, or students who have passed their eighteenth birthday, except in accordance with the law.
Only a parent or legal guardian may apply for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. Proof of Guardianship can include a birth certificate, divorce papers, Social Services paperwork, or paperwork signed by a judge awarding custody.
Remember to inform school staff of any special needs your student may have (504 Plan, IEP, AIG, special health care needs, special education, etc.)
All applications will be processed electronically and checked for accuracy. Any falsification of information may result in your application not being processed and/or denied.
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Available for 2021-2022 School Year
Pre-K New Student Application (January 8, 2021 - December 31, 2021)
Available for 2020-2021 School Year
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools Pre-K Online Application:
We would like to welcome you and your child to Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools! Please read through the information below to identify the documents required to apply. Complete all forms within this online packet in order to ensure a completed application for your child.
- Completed Application Packet
- Proof of Legal Name and Date of Birth
- Documentation of Income
- Proof of Parent/Legal Guardian's Residence in Mecklenburg County
- Copies of all current court orders concerning custody and visitation
Due by the first day of school:
- Up-to-Date Immunization Record
- Current Health Assessment (completed within 12 months of the first day of school) completed on the NC Health Assessment Transmittal Form
- Proof of Dental Screening (completed on Dental Screening Form)
As a school system, we recognize that each child is a unique individual. The information you provide to us is important in helping us to fully understand your child's strengths and needs. Thank you for allowing us this opportunity.
If you should need any help with the registration process, please contact the school. A Data Manager or School Counselor will be glad to assist you!
Documents Needed to Apply:
PROOF OF LEGAL NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH
DOCUMENTATION OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME
PROOF OF PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN'S RESIDENCE IN MECKLENBURG COUNTY
COPIES OF ALL CURRENT COURT ORDERS CONCERNING CUSTODY AND VISITATION, INCLUDING PROTECTIVE ORDERS
These documents are due by the first day of school:
UP-TO-DATE IMMUNIZATION RECORD
NC HEALTH ASSESSMENT TRANSMITTAL FORM
DENTAL ASSESSMENT FORM
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools Pre-K Office
1901 Herbert Spaugh Lane
Charlotte, NC 28208
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