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DeKalb County Schools PRE-K Lottery Tuesday March 20, 2018!
The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) announced they will host their 2018-2019 pre-kindergarten enrollment lottery on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Applications will be accepted March 12th-16th during regular school hours. A lottery drawing for open seats will be held on March 20th at 1:15 p.m at Evansdale Elementary.

To be eligible for the Pre-K Lottery, DCSD says students must be four years-old on or before Sept. 1, 2018, and be a resident of DeKalb County. “A student is only eligible to participate in the lottery at the home school that serves the student’s address for the 2018-2019 school year,” DCSD said in a release. “Visit to determine the home school.”
DeKalb County School District is Georgia’s third largest school system. The District serves nearly 102,000 students, 137 schools and centers, and 15,500 employees.

DCSD explains to complete the application process, the following documentation is required:

  • Official Proof of Birth (Birth Certificate, Passport, Hospital Record of Live Birth, Green Card, Pink Card or Federal I-94 Card)
  • Parent/Guardian Identification
  • Child’s Social Security Number
  • Proof of Residency* (Current Gas, Water, or Electric Bill; Signed Lease Agreement; and/ or Signed Home Mortgage Contract)

*NOTE:  In the event of co-residency, an Affidavit of Residence must be completed by the parents(s)/legal guardian(s) and homeowner/lessee and submitted to the school with all required documents attached.

If a child is selected for a seat through the lottery, this additional documentation will be required:

  • Current Immunization Certificate (FORM 3231)
  • Current Eye, Ear, Dental and Nutrition Examination Certificate (FORM 3300)
  • Copy of Social Security Card or Signed Waiver

Call 678-874-2702 for more information.