DCSD announces early bird 4K and 5K registration

Darlington County School District announces early bird 4K and 5K registration
Posted on 04/05/2021
Online registration bannerDARLINGTON, S.C. – Early bird registration for traditional 4-year-old kindergarten (4K) and 5-year-old kindergarten (5K) for the 2021-22 school year will be held online only from May 10-21.

In order to register a child for 4K, the child must be four years old on or before Sept. 1, 2021. A child must turn five years old on or before Sept. 1, 2021, in order to register for 5K.

The links for the online registration will be available May 10 through May 21 on the district website under the menu heading “Students and Parents.” The district website can be reached at www.dcsdschools.org.

After parents or guardians have registered their child(dren) online, they must contact the student’s zoned school to schedule an appointment to submit the following required paperwork:

• Proof of residency
      o A tax notice, a landline telephone bill, a bill for cable service that is connected to the residence or a utility bill such as water, gas, electric, etc. that contains a street address will be accepted.
o A cellphone bill and/or a driver’s license cannot be used as proof of residency.

• Immunization Record

• Birth Certificate

• (For 4K Only) Proof of income or S.C. Healthy Connection Medicaid Card

      o Proof of income can include a check stub or income tax return.

The schools are listed below:

• J.L. Cain Elementary School – 843-398-6220
• Lamar-Spaulding Elementary School – 843-398-6370
• Pate Elementary School – 843-398-2400
• Southside Early Childhood Center – 843-857-3310
• St. John’s Elementary School – 843-398-2350
• Rosenwald Elementary and Middle School – 843-398-2700