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Quick Guide to Enrollment

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Form number: 560-24B

Audience:  Parents/Guardians

Last revised: August 2019

Related Forms

Form 560-24 - New Student Information

Form 565-1 - Student Emergency Information

Welcome to Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS). School assignment is based on the bona fide residence of the student being enrolled. If you do not know what school your child should attend, please call the Division of Capital Planning at 240-314-4710 or check their website at and click on “Find Your School.”

Students age 7 or older by September 1 who have not attended school within the U.S. or a U.S. school system (i.e. Department of Defense schools or an accredited American International school in a foreign country) within the past two years must be referred to MCPS International Admissions and Enrollment (IAE) at 240-740-4500 to begin the enrollment process. Students under age 7 may directly enroll in their home school.

All parents/guardians enrolling students (new or reentering MCPS) must provide verification of student’s date of birth, student identity (name), parent/guardian identity and proof of relationship to student, evidence of residency, and immunizations, unless homeless, and complete MCPS Form 560-24, New Student Information, and MCPS Form 565-1, Student Emergency Information.

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