Online Registration 2023-2024
For all HCS students preschool-12th grade
NEW THIS YEAR
Students will be automatically assigned to schools based on their home address. Online registration no longer has a drop-down box that requires parents to choose the child’s school name. All HCS families will be asked to turn in proof of residence to their school. Any student that has been approved for a Change in School Assignment or Nonresident Admittance will be enrolled in their approved school after the parent has completed Online Registration.
Proof of Residency- All HCS families (new and current students) must provide 2 of the 3: (1) a Driver’s license; (2) utility bill (electric, water, gas, sewer) within the last 2 months; (3) SSI (Supplemental Security Income) or other government benefits with name and address within last 2 months
What information will you need to complete OLR?
Household information -- address and phone numbers
Parent/Guardian information -- full legal name; birth date; home, work, and cell phone numbers; and email addresses
Student information -- full legal name, birth date, health/medication information
Emergency Contact - full legal name, birth date, addresses, and phone numbers
Required fields in the registration are marked with a red asterisk. The district will receive the information you enter exactly as it is typed. Please be careful of spelling, capitalization, and punctuation.
Dates should be entered as MM/DD/YYYY and phone numbers as xxx-xxx-xxxx. Names cannot include apostrophes or hyphens. (example: O’Nan = ONan)
The internet browser’s pop-up blocker needs to be turned off.
A mobile device like a phone or tablet cannot be used for OLR.
Users must use a Chromebook, desktop, or laptop.
Primary Parent/Guardian logs into their IC Parent Portal account.
Click the Online Registration link.
The next page that opens lists all children the parent/guardian has guardianship for and whether they can (primary parent/guardian for) or cannot register the student (not the primary parent/guardian).
Also, on that page, choose the school year for which registration is being done from a drop-down, then click Begin Registration.
Parent/guardian completes and submits the registration.
Parent/guardian needs to turn in Proof of Residence to the school. Must provide 2 of the 3: (1)Driver’s license; (2) utility bill (electric, water, gas, sewer) within last 2 months; (3) SSI (Supplemental Security Income) or other government benefits with name and address within last 2 months
Primary Parent/Guardian must use a special link for OLR and provide the school with the required documents for a new student
Proof of Residency- Must provide 2 of the 3: (1)Driver’s license; (2) utility bill (electric, water, gas, sewer) within last 2 months; (3) SSI (Supplemental Security Income) or other government benefits with name and address within last 2 months
Birth Certificate or other reliable proof* of age- Copy of your child’s certified birth certificate,the hospital copy will NOT be accepted and/or social security card.
Immunization Record- Copy of current immunizations (must be on Kentucky form and contain Hepatitis A).
Preventative health care exam- Physical from doctor’s office or local health department. Physical must be on a Kentucky form and dated 1 year prior to start date. In addition, another physical within one year prior to entry into the 6th grade
Eye Exam- Eye exam completed by an optometrist or ophthalmologist on Kentucky School Eye Exam form and submitted by January 1, 2024.
Dental Exam- Copy of dental screening or examination by a dentist, dental hygienist, physician, registered nurse, advanced registered nurse practitioner, or physician assistant, documented on the Kentucky Dental Screening Form (This form must be presented to the school no later than January 1 of the first year that a 5 or 6 year-old child is enrolled.)
KDE guidance indicates that schools are required to enroll students regardless of their immigration status and provide additional enrollment assistance to those students who are “homeless children and youths," individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate night-time residence. Examples of "other reliable proof:" Types of "other reliable proof" of a student's identity and age may include but not be limited to: Social Security card; passport; military identification or immigration card; baptismal certificate; a copy of the record of baptism – notarized or duly certified and which reflects the date of the student’s birth; recording of student’s name and birth in a family Bible or other religious text; a notarized statement from the parents or another relative or guardian as to the date of the student’s birth; prior school record indicating the date of the student’s birth; driver’s license or learner’s permit; adoption record; any religious record authorized by a religious official; affidavit of identity and age; any government document or court record reflecting the date of the student’s birth; oral proof when the native language of a parent or guardian is not a written language
Steps for Uploading Required Documents during Online Registration:
If you have documents needed by the school saved to your computer, you can upload them to the school during your student registration process.
There is an Upload link in a specific OLR section for the needed document. If you need steps to follow for scanning a document with a phone, saving, and uploading documents, see below
Scan a document with an iPhone and Upload it into Online Registration:
Open Notes and select a note or create a new one.
Tap the Camera button, then tap Scan Documents.
Place your document in view of the camera.
If your device is in Auto mode, your document will automatically scan. If you need to manually capture a scan, tap the Shutter button or one of the Volume buttons. Then drag the corners to adjust the scan to fit the page, then tap Keep Scan.
Tap Save or add additional scans to the document.
Once saved to the phone, you can email the document to yourself, save it to your computer, and upload it using the Upload link in the Online Registration
Scan a document with an Android Phone and Upload it into Online Registration:
Open the Google Drive app.
In the bottom right, tap Add .
Take a photo of the document you'd like to scan.
To save the finished document, tap Done .
Once saved to the phone, you can email the document to yourself, save it to your computer, and upload it using the Upload link in the Online Registration.
Required documents can be:
(1) UPLOADED to OLR or (2) dropped off at the school
For help with completing OLR, please email OLR@HENDERSON.KYSCHOOLS.US or call 270-831-8784