All student registrations (both new and returning) must be completed through the district’s Central Registration Center.  Using the online pre-registration portal and providing the required documentation will help to expedite the student’s enrollment to school.  All registrations must be finalized at the Central Registration Center.  Please see the address, hours of operation, and contact information shown below to schedule a final registration appointment.

Dawson County Schools Central Registration Center
517 Allen Street
Dawsonville, GA  30534 

Hours of Operation:  M – F (8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
Contact:  Mrs. Lisa Miller
(706) 265 – 3246 Ext. 1035 

Appointments are recommended

2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR: 
Dawson County Residents:  Student Registration for NEW or PREVIOUSLY WITHDRAWN students in grades K-12, is now available for the 2018-2019 school year (8/2/2018-5/24/2019).  After submitting  your online registration, please call to schedule an appointment.
Please click the link:  New Registration for 2018-2019, K-12

Pre-K Enrollment: Pre-K registration for the 2018-2019 school year is currently closed. Please call 706-216-5812 x-1912 to be placed on the waiting list

Dawson County offers Pre-K programs at Riverview Elementary and Kilough Elementary Schools.  For information on 2019-2020 Pre-K Sign-up, check out the link: 
GA Pre-K Program

Please click the link to submit online registration for your upcoming Pre-K appointment at the Dawson Centralized Registration Office.  2018-2019 PRE-K Registration

  2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration!  
te:  March 15, 2019 8:00am-5:00pm;  Location: Rock Creek Sports Park (GYM)
                                   Click on flyer for more details:   
19-20 Kindergarten Flyer.pdf


Students entering a Georgia public school for the first time must be age five on or before September 1 to enter Kindergarten.

Required Documents for School Enrollment

  • Birth Certificate
    • Original for Pre-K, Kindergarten, & 1st Grade.
    • Certified copy for all other grades.
  • Georgia Immunization Form and Vision, Hearing, and Dental Certificates
    • These forms may be obtained from your pediatrician or the local Department of Public Health.  (*NOTE:  Immunization forms from other states must be transferred to Georgia forms.)
  • Proof of Residency
    • Proof of residency is required for all new enrollees, any change of address, and at each grade span (K, 6th, 8th, & 10th).  Click here for more information: Enrollment Residency Policy.pdf
  • Social Security Number
    • In accordance with Georgia law, a social security number will be requested for each enrolling student at the time of initial enrollment. Parents may choose not to provide a social security number by signing a written waiver.
  •  *Note:  Required documents may be uploaded in .pdf, .jpeg, or .tif formats.

Non-Resident Students:  Parents/students who do not live in Dawson County can apply to the Dawson County School System from April 16 to May 11, 2018.  No applications will be accepted after May 11, 2018.  Please complete the Non-Resident Admission Application for Elementary (K-5).  Non-Resident Application K-5.pdf

For more information on the process, please click here.  18-19 Non Resident Student Process.pdf