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If you are new to Polk County, please take some time to browse this website as it offers a vast amount of information. Gather the necessary documents below and visit the school your student is zoned for to obtain a paper enrollment packet

The following documents are required to enroll in a Polk County school:

  • A certified birth certificate
  • Immunization record (Immunization 680 Form)
  • A physical dated within one year, if first time in a Florida school
  • Two proofs of residence
  • Upon initial enrollment in a school, the student or parent must produce two current (dated within 90 days) documents reflecting the correct residential street address. Post office boxes, private mail box addresses or commercial establishment addresses are insufficient. Examples of acceptable documents reflecting name and residential street addresses are as follows:

    • Current Apartment or home lease agreement (with the signature page of the lease where both tenant and landlord have signed), mortgage document, property tax record, rent receipt, home owners insurance
    • Current utility bill (electric, gas, water), cable, home or cell phone bill
    • Current Voter registration document, State of Florida identification card
    • Current Proof of government benefits (disability, Medicare, food stamps, Department of Children and Families (DCF) correspondence)
    • Current Florida driver’s license, automobile registration, automobile insurance

    • If any TWO of the documents listed above cannot be provided because the parent and student live with someone else, an Affidavit of Residence may be used. The Affidavit of Residence must be notarized by a notary public of the State of Florida. Two proofs of residence from the owner/lease holder who signs the form will be needed. You must obtain the Request for Temporary Assignment and Affidavit of Residence from the zone school.

      Not sure what school is in your zone? Search for Schools in Your Area here.

Student Entry Forms


Please contact Student Services at 863-534-0923 if you have any questions.