Student Registration

Central Registration will re-open on Monday June 15, 2020 under strict regulations and guidelines for getting children (PK-12) enrolled for the 2020-2021 school year.

The Lowndes County Board of Education will be CLOSED June 26-July 6
and will re-open on July 7, 2020


  • Registration will be by appointment only – you can schedule an appointment to meet with a registrar ONLINE by clicking CLICK HERE TO MAKE APPOINTMENT or you can call 229-245-2250 and ask for Student Registration to make an appointment. 
    1. Only the Primary Custodial Parent or Guardian will be allowed to enter and complete the registration process.   No children or other family members may enter.
    2. Visitors will be required to wear a mask/face covering and will have his/her temperature scanned and be asked several screening questions prior to entry.
  • Parents are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to fill out Online Enrollment Forms at the following site: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE - after completion of online enrollment forms, you will be prompted to make an appointment to meet with a registrar.
    1. If you cannot complete the registration forms online, a paper copy can be downloaded and printed CLICK HERE TO PRINT REGISTRATION DOCUMENTS.  Once you have completed the printed forms, you will need to make an appointment to meet with a registrar (using link above), or call the BOE to make an appointment.
    2. If you do not have the capability to download and print the registration packet, one can be picked up at the Central Registration Department (located at the end of the Lowndes County Board of Education Building closest to Norman Drive, adjacent to Goo Goo Car Wash).  At the time that you pick up a printed copy of the registration packet, you can schedule an appointment to return to meet with a Registrar.
  • All required documentation must be provided at the appointment time. 
  • Proof of Residence - Must be a current (within 30 days) lease, electric, gas, water, cable, internet or satellite bill. These items must contain the name and address of the parent/guardian/legal custodian.
  • Georgia Immunization Record (GA3231 Form)
  • Georgia Form 3300 (Certificate of Vision, Hearing, Dental, and Nutrition screening)
  • Student Social Security Card
  • Child's Birth Certificate (Must be a certified copy for PK, K, or 1st Grade)
  • Withdrawal Form and/or Transcript or Final Report Card from previous school to verify grade placement. **If you do not have this documentation, Central Enrollment will request records from the previous school, but a student will not be enrolled until all documentation is received**
  • Special Education Records (IEP, SST,504, Gifted) and the name, mailing address and phone/fax number of previous school attended

 

On the day of your scheduled appointment please arrive at your scheduled time (or 5-10 minutes prior to your scheduled time), and enter the Central Registration area at the end of the building closest to Norman Drive (adjacent to Goo Goo Car Wash at 1592 Norman Drive, Valdosta, GA  31601).  Someone will be at the outside door to check you into the building.  


For the protection and safety of all persons, please adhere to the following requirements:  

1. Visitors will be required to wear a mask/face covering;  

2. If it is necessary for a visitor to enter the building (access beyond the lobby), the visitor will have his/her temperature scanned and be asked several screening questions prior to entry;

3. Access will be dependent upon the temperature reading and responses to the questions; 

  • Have you traveled out of the country in the last 14 days?
  • Have you had contact with anyone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days?
  • Have you had any of the symptoms listed in the last 14 days?
    1. Shaking with Chills
    2. Muscle Pain
    3. Headache
    4. Sore Throat
    5. Loss of Taste or Smell
  • Are you currently experiencing any of the above symptoms?

4. The visitor must wear a mask/face covering while in the Central Office; and

5. Visitors must practice social distancing (6 ft) to the extent possible when interacting with employees.