Minimum Age and Entrance Requirements

Kindergarten Enrollment

Kindergarten students must have attained the age of 5 years old by September 30.

First Grade Enrollment

First-grade students must have attained the age of 6 years old and demonstrate proof of completing kindergarten at a public, state-licensed private, state-exempt private or approved home school program.

OR

Demonstrate proof of completing kindergarten and promotion to first grade while being a resident of another state in compliance with the age and entrance requirements of that state. Proof must be verified through a report card issues by the out-of-state public or private school.

Second Grade

Second-grade students must have attained the age of 7 years old and demonstrate proof of completing kindergarten and first grade at a public, state licensed private, state exempt private or approved home school program.

Registration Information

The following information will help you prepare to enroll your child in the Clark County School District.

1) School Search

Click here to Search for your Child's Zoned School


2) Online Registration

The CCSD Online Registration System is available in English & Spanish.

Parents can complete registration at home or contact their child's zoned school for registration dates and hours.

Families of Currently Enrolled Students
Parents who have children currently enrolled in a CCSD school use their Campus Portal account to re-register their children or add a new student.

Parent manual for returning students
Manual para los estudiantes que regresan

Families New to the Clark County School District
Parents of children new to CCSD can use the link below to register. After completing the online registration application, bring all required documents to your child's zoned school.

New Families to District Registration
Parent Manual for New Students
Manual para los estudiantes nuevos


3) Documents Required For Registration

Parent/Guardian ID

Personal identification of parent/guardian (driver's license, picture identification, etc.) bearing your name.

Child's ID

Please bring ONE of the following (photocopies will not be accepted):

  • Original birth certificate
  • Passport
  • Certified birth card issued by the Clark County Health District or another health district.

Immunization Record

NRS 392.435 Immunization of pupils: Certificate prerequisite to enrollment; conditional enrollment; effect of failure to immunize; report to Health Division; inclusion of certificate in pupil’s record.

Unless excused because of religious belief or medical condition, a child may not be enrolled in a public school within this State unless his parents or guardian submit to the board of trustees of the school district in which the child resides a certificate stating that the child has been immunized and has received proper boosters for that immunization or is complying with the schedules established pursuant to NRS 439.550 for the following diseases:

5 DTaP/DPT (Minimum age: 6 weeks) if series was started before age 7

  • 1st and 2nd dose & 2nd and 3rd dose must be separated by 4 weeks
  • 5th dose not needed if 4th dose given on or after 4th birthday
  • Final dose at least 6 months after the previous dose (on or after the 4th birthday)
  • See Tdap for catch up schedule if series started age 7 or older**

2 Hepatitis A (Minimum age: 12 months)

  • 2nd dose must be given at least 6 months after the 1st dose.
    (Required for students new to Nevada or District after July 1, 2002)

3 Hepatitis B (Minimum age: birth)

  • 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by 4 weeks
  • 2nd and 3rd dose must be separated by at least 8 weeks
  • 3rd dose at least 16 weeks after the 1st dose. (Minimum age for 3rd dose: 24 weeks)
    (Required for students new to Nevada or District after July 1, 2002)

2 MMR (Minimum age: 12 months)

  • 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by at least 4 weeks
  • 2nd not required until on or after the 4th birthday, but may be given sooner if separated by at least 4 weeks

4 Polio/IPV/OPV (Minimum age: 6 weeks)

  • 1st and 2nd dose & 2nd and 3rd dose must be separated by 4 weeks
  • 4th dose not needed if 3rd dose given on or after 4th birthday
  • If both OPV and IPV were administered as part of a series, a total of 4 doses are needed regardless of child’s age
  • Final dose at least 6 months after the previous dose (on or after 4th birthday)

1 Tdap**

  • Required for 7th grade enrollment and all students grade 8th - 12th
    **Catch up schedule – Students age 7 or older, who are not immunized with the childhood DTaP/DPT vaccine series, should receive Tdap vaccine as the initial dose in the catch up series. If additional doses are needed, use Td vaccine.
  • A total of 4 doses DTaP/DTP/Td/Tdap combination is needed if first doses given less than 12 months of age. Dose 3 and 4 must be 6 months apart
  • A total of 3 doses DTaP/DTP/Td/Tdap combination is needed if first dose given at 12 months and older. Dose 2 and 3 must be 6 months apart

2 Varicella/Chicken Pox (Minimum age: 12 months)

  • 1st and 2nd dose should be separated by at least 3 months for age < 12 years, however dose is valid if separated by 4 weeks
  • 13 years and older 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by 4 weeks
  • Physician verification of past disease required for exemption
    (Required for students new to Nevada or District after July 1, 2011)

Proof of address

You must bring one of the following:

  • Recent utility bill
  • Rent receipt
  • Residence Lease or Sales Contract

Note: If you only have a sales contract for the purchase of a new home as proof of address, the school will enroll your child on the condition that one additional proof of address from the above list is submitted within 30 days. Driver's license, telephone bill or cable bill are NOT acceptable.

If you are living with a friend or relative because of economic hardship you will need to bring to the school site, a notarized letter signed by the owner/renter stating that their address is your place of residence.

If you do not have documentation because you are living in a temporary or homeless situation, call Title I Homeless Outreach Program for Education at 702-855-6682.