Enrollment Requirements

Enrollment Requirements for Rockcastle County Schools

3 and 4 Year Old Preschool/Head Start Requirements

  1. Proof of Income
  2. Birth Certificate
  3. Social Security Number (optional)
  4. Kentucky Immunization Certificate that shows all vaccines received
  5. Preventative Health Care Examination – within one year prior to admission to school
  6. Vision examination completed by optometrist or ophthalmologist
  7. Dental exam completed by dentist
  8. Lead test at 24 mos. or later for Preschool/Head Start enrollees

ALL STUDENTS:  Must have an up to date (Current) Kentucky Immunization Certificate on file.


Kindergarten Requirements

  1. Birth Certificate
  2. Social Security Number
  3. Kentucky Immunization Certificate
  4. Preventative Health Care Examination – within one year prior to admission to school
  5. Vision examination completed by optometrist or ophthalmologist – no later than January 1 of the first year that a 3, 4, 5, or 6 year old enrolls into public school/preschool/Head Start.
  1. Dental exam/screening – no later than January 1 of the first year that a 5 or 6 year old enrolls into public school

ALL STUDENTS:  Must have an up to date (Current) Kentucky Immunization Certificate on file.


First Time Enrollees in Kentucky Schools

  1. Birth Certificate – within 30 days of enrollment
  2. Social Security Number – upon enrollment
  3. Kentucky Immunization Certificate – upon enrollment. Vaccines MUST be on Kentucky form.
  4. Preventative Health Examination – within one year prior to admission to school

ALL STUDENTS:  Must have an up to date (Current) Kentucky Immunization Certificate on file.

All information must be on Kentucky forms.


Students Entering 6th Grade

  1. Kentucky Immunization Certificate – upon enrollment
  2. Second Preventative Health Examination – within one year prior to entering 6th grade

ALL STUDENTS:  Must have an up to date (Current) Kentucky Immunization Certificate on file.


 

The local health department can help with physical & immunization forms, this includes transfer of the document to a Kentucky form.

Rockcastle County Health Center
120 Richmond Street
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Phone: 606-256-2242

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