Any child who will be five years old on or before August 15th of the current school year is eligible to enroll in the Wilson County School System.  Children who are 5 after August 15th are not eligible to attend kindergarten.

An official birth certificate must be submitted as proof of age upon enrollment of children into kindergarten.  The birth certificate must be from the Bureau of Vital Statistics issued by the state in which the child was born.  A certificate of successfully administered immunizations and a current physical are also required prior to entrance.

The following entrance requirements must be met:

  • The child is a resident of Wilson County.
  • The child has a certificate of immunizations and a physical within the last year.
  • The child has a birth certificate or equivalent as proof of age.