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Registration & Enrollment

Preschool: Families may apply for preschool if their child turns 4 on or before Aug. 1 and is income-eligible. Please visit our preschool webpage for instructions. Applications for the fall are processed starting in late April. (Three- and 4-year-olds who have a special need may apply year-round.)
Grades K-12: Kentucky law requires youths between 6 and 18 years old to attend school, and the birthday cutoff to enroll in kindergarten is age 5 on or before Aug. 1.Q: Which school will my child attend?
A: Plug in your home address to find out ...
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Steps to sign up a K-12 student who is new to Fayette County Public Schools:

  1. Review the necessary paperwork under Resources below.
  2. Then, start with online registration
  3. Lastly, call your school's registrar for an appointment to finish the packet in person. Note: If FCPS buildings are closed (e.g. severe weather), you will have to reschedule. 

FCPS enrolls students at the school where they are zoned based on residential address. Once we receive all the required documents, your school will confirm your child's enrollment.  

Note: The application window for out-of-area requests opens after Spring Break.



Christina Moore,
administrative assistant
in Pupil Personnel
(859) 422-0327