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BCPS to allow in-person student enrollment, residency verification

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Posted at 2:52 PM, Sep 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-04 14:54:10-04

TOWSON, Md. — Have you had a hard time enrolling your child into Baltimore County Public Schools?

Or maybe some difficulty changing or updating some information on file?

If so, the process was made a little easier on Friday.

From now until September 18, most Baltimore County Public Schools will allow you to register and make those changes in person.

Here are the documents you will need to enroll a child for the first time, or to renew shared domicile status, or to re-verify residency which is required once students enter the sixth and ninth grades.

New to BCPS Pre-Kindergarten enrollment documents

  • Photo ID of parent/guardian (valid driver’s license with photograph, passport, Motor Vehicle Administration identification, or other legal form of photo ID)
  • Proof of Baltimore County residency (deed, title, real estate tax bill, lease, rental agreement)
  • Three pieces of mail to verify parent’s/guardian’s name and address
  • Proof of student’s birth
  • Proof of immunization
  • New Student Health History Form
  • Income Verification Form (find link at the bottom of the registration form
  • Prior Care Form (find link at the bottom of the registration form

New to BCPS Grades K-12 enrollment documents

  • Photo ID of parent/guardian (valid driver’s license with photograph, passport, Motor Vehicle Administration identification, or other legal form of photo ID)
  • Proof of Baltimore County residency (deed, title, real estate tax bill, lease, rental agreement)
  • Three pieces of mail to verify parent’s/guardian’s name and address
  • Proof of student’s birth
  • Proof of immunization
  • New Student Health History Form
  • Copy of student’s most recent report card/transcript (if applicable)
  • Copy of student’s most recent IEP/504 Plan (if applicable)

Shared domicile renewal documents

  • Photo ID of parent/guardian (valid driver’s license with photograph, passport, Motor Vehicle Administration identification, or other legal form of photo ID)
  • Three pieces of mail to verify parent’s/guardian’s name and address
  • Shared Domicile Disclosure Renewal Form

Transition year residency verification documents (required for students entering Grades 6 and 9)

  • Photo ID of parent/guardian (valid driver’s license with photograph, passport, Motor Vehicle Administration identification, or other legal form of photo ID)
  • Proof of Baltimore County residency (deed, title, real estate tax bill, lease, rental agreement)
  • Three pieces of mail to verify parent’s/guardian’s name and address.

For specific dates and times at each school, click here.

Enrollment can also still be done online.