Kindergarten Registration

Pelham students in Kindergarten through 5th grade attend Pelham Oaks Elementary and Pelham Ridge Elementary. Please visit the Zoning page for details about elementary school attendance zones.

If you were not able to attend one of the Kindergarten Registration events in early April, please contact the school your student will attend to make an appointment with the registrar. 

Step-by-Step Kindergarten Registration Guide
Step-by-Step Kindergarten Registration Guide (SPANISH)

In order to register your child for kindergarten, several documents are required. Please bring all documents with you to registration.

What to Bring:

  • Parent or legal guardian must enroll the student. A photo ID is required.
  • Valid Alabama Immunization Form for student
  • Birth Certificate for student
  • Social Security Card for student (not mandatory, but if you would like to use for student identification purposes, please bring the card)
  • Custody Papers, if applicable. Final/current order with judge's signature must be submitted.
  • Proof of Residence -All students are required to provide TWO (2) of the following current residence verification documents (must be in parent/legal guardian's name):
    • Current utility bill or utility deposit receipt (disconnect notices are not allowed0. NOTE: Two different utility bills or receipts are acceptable
    • Current lease agreement (listing occupants) OR receipt for rent or house payment (must include address)
    • Current U.S. government communication (i.e. Social Security, income tax)
    • Property deed (parent/legal guardian must reside full-time at the residence)
    • Current vehicle registration (car tag)
    • Current home owner's or renter's insurance policy

For Kindergarten enrollees only - The proof of residence verification needs to be completed during registration AND one of the summer verification dates.

Students who are new to Pelham City Schools and who are enrolling for next school year (2018-2019) should use the appropriate link below.

New Students (2018-2019) - En

New Students (2018-2019) - Esp