McDONOUGH — Moms and dads, it’s time to get your babies registered for kindergarten.

Henry County Schools annual early kindergarten registration is scheduled for May 7-14 for parents whose children will be 5 years old by Sept. 1.

District officials recommend parents allow two hours to complete the process. Additionally, children should attend the registration as they will be asked to complete a short readiness assessment.

To successfully register, parents must bring a number of documents. They are:

• Georgia immunization form No. 3231;

• Georgia eye, ear and dental form No. 3300;

• Students birth certificate;

• Guardian/custody papers;

• Parent/guardian driver’s license;

• Student social security card; and

• Proof of residency, for example, valid lease or rental agreement and current utility bill.

For more information about student registration, contact the Student Services Department at 770-957-6601 or visit and select the enrollment tab.

Education reporter Heather Middleton joined the Clayton News and Henry Herald in 2002.

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