Registration for the Thomson High School 2017-2018 school year will be held July 24-27, for students new to Thomson-McDuffie County. Hours of registration are 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and from 1-4 p.m.
Thomson High School registration set for July 24-27
Student registration will be conducted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Typically, parents should plan to spend between 45-60 minutes to complete all required registration forms and meet with a school counselor.
Student’s Proof of Age
Present one of the following:
•A certified copy of a birth certificate; or
•A federal, state, county, or school document with date of birth.
Examples include a certified, hospital-issued birth record or birth certificate; military ID; valid driver’s license; passport; adoption record; religious record, signed by an authorized religious official; official school transcript; official immigration documentation; or affidavit of age sworn by parent/guardian or other authorized person accompanied by a certificate of age signed by a licensed, practicing physician which states the physician has examined the child and believes the age, as stated in the affidavit, is substantially correct. For a fee, parents can order a birth certificate for a child born in Georgia through the state’s ROVER service. http://gta.georgia.gov/rover
Proof of Authorized Person to Enroll
The following persons are authorized to enroll students:
•Parent (natural or adoptive)
•Foster parent appointed by a state agency
•Sponsor for approved International
Exchange Program Proof that Family Lives in McDuffie County Attendance Zone (Present one from each column)
The person authorized to enroll should present one of the following:
•State identification cardAND One of the following:
•Current gas bill
•Other official photo identification
Present one of the following (must include address):
•Non-contingent sales contract
•Current lease/rental agreement
•Most recent income tax return
•Current paycheck stub
•Current residential property tax statement or bill
•Current warranty or quit claim deed
•Current home purchase agreement •Current homeowner’s insurance policy
If the student’s family is residing in the home or apartment of another individual, the following is necessary for enrollment: 1. Notarized third-person affidavit of residency (available at school) including:
•Current water bill
•Current electric bill
•Signature of person with whom the family is living, Signature of parent/legal guardian of student; Apartment manager’s signature, if applicable.
2. Two forms of Proof of Residency for person with whom family is living (See above. Present one from each column.)
Required Documents for Registration 2017 -2018
Immunization/ Health Certificates
•Valid certificate of immunization (Ga. Health Dept. Form #3231), or a notarized Affidavit of Religious Exemption (Department of Health Form #2208 – available from the local school) is required for enrollment. The certificate of immunization must be completed by the health department or your health care provider. A valid Form #3231 must be marked with either “Date of Expiration” or as “Complete for School Attendance.” (A certificate marked with a “Date of Expiration” expires on the date indicated. A current certificate must be submitted within 30 days of expiration.) A medical exemption, if applicable, should be noted on Form #3231 with a current date of expiration.
•Vision, Hearing, Dental and Nutrition Screening (Ga. Health Dept. Form #3300, rev. 2013), available from the health department or your doctor/dentist. Letters from appropriate healthcare professionals and out-of-state certificates are acceptable, if completed within the last 12 months and stapled to the state form.
Previous School Records
•Report cards or official school transcript
•Withdrawal form from previous school
•Discipline records for students enrolling in grades 7-12
•Copy of Social Security Card Proof of Custody/Guardianship