• By Mercedes C Parham
  • Thursday, February 28, 2019

Pre-K application and Kindergarten registration windows opening soon


Muscogee County School District

2960 Macon Road Columbus, GA 31906

For Immediate Release
Mercedes Parham
Director of Communications and Open Records Officer
Office: (706) 748-2034
Fax: (706) 748-2036

Columbus, GA—The Muscogee County School District encourages parents preparing for early learning success to apply for the District’s Pre-K program online and register early for Kindergarten. The Pre-K application will be available online and at select locations, March 1-14, 2019. The Kindergarten registration will occur March 4-29, 2019 at each student’s assigned school or the Public Education Center.

Pre-K Application and Enrollment

Students who are four years of age on or before September 1, 2019 are eligible for Pre-K application. Online applications will open March 1 on the District’s website: http://apps.muscogee.k12.ga.us/prek. Parents can also access the application at the District’s Public Education Center or the following Pre-K centers:

  • Brewer Elementary
  • Davis Elementary
  • Dawson Elementary
  • Dorothy Height Elementary
  • Double Churches Elementary
  • Eagle Ridge Academy
  • Forrest Road Elementary
  • Fox Elementary
  • Lonnie Jackson Elementary
  • Mathews Elementary
  • Midland Academy
  • Rigdon Road Elementary
  • River Road Elementary
  • South Columbus Elementary
  • Wesley Heights Elementary
All applications submitted by March 14 will be entered into a lottery drawing with equal chances of random selection for a Pre-K seat, regardless of the application date. Parents will then be notified, by mail, of acceptance or waiting list status by March 22. Priority will be given to students living in the assigned school attendance zone and applications submitted during the application period. The documentation required for enrollment for selected students must be submitted April 12, 2019.

For more information about the Pre-K application and enrollment processes, contact:

Aubrey Cobb, Cobb.Aubrey.V@muscogee.k12.ga.us, 706-748-2118.

Kindergarten Registration and Enrollment

Students who are five years of age on or before September 1, 2019 are eligible for Kindergarten registration. Parents can enroll students on site at his/her students’ neighborhood school or the Public Education Center, March 4-29, 2019. To register, parents should bring:

  1. His/her state-issued photo I.D. (e.g. Driver’s License, Passport, Military I.D.)
  2. Two proofs of residency:
    1. lease and/or mortgage
    2. current utility bill
  3. Each student’s birth certificate
  4. Each student’s social security card
For more information about the Kindergarten registration and enrollment process, contact:

Central Registration, centralregistration@muscogee.k12.ga.us
, 706-748-2000.

The mission of the Muscogee County School District is to inspire and equip all students to achieve unlimited potential. For more information, please contact the Office of Communications at 706.748.2034 or communications@muscogee.k12.ga.us.

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Important links:
Pre-K Enrollment Window (1).pdf
Kindergarten Registration Flyer 2019 (1).pdf
Pre-K Application Steps.pdf