Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

 Student Registration

Thank you for your interest in registering your child in the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System! Registration for Grades K-12 is a two-step process, regardless if the student is new to the district or transferring within district.  For Pre-K or Choice programs, refer to Other Types of Registration below.

Registration Resources:

Step 1: Grades K-12 Registration

Students New to the District:

Important information to know before registering:

  • Only a parent, as displayed on the official birth certificate, or legal guardian may register a student in school.
  • A Chatham County Resident, who is eighteen years of age or older, is regarded as an adult and may register themselves.
  • The potential student must reside within Chatham County.
  • Savannah-Chatham County Public School System encourages enrollees to use the online registration option.​
  • In order to complete the online registration process, required documents​ must be uploaded. Click here to review Registration Requirements.
  • All required documents should be saved electronically prior to starting the online registration form. Click here to view the Document Upload Help Guide.
​​​Do you need help with registration?  In-person assistance is available for parents needing assistance with registration.  Two locations are available for your convenience:  Savannah Mall, 2nd floor next to Target, and SCCPSS Student & Family Service Center, 400 East Broad Street.  Appointments are required.   You can also call (912) 395-5584. ​ 



 
Students Transferring Within District:
 
Important information to know before transferring within district:
 
  • ​Only the enrolling parent or guardian may withdraw the student from school.
  • The required documents may differ depending upon what demographic data has changed since previous registration.
  • In order to complete the online transfer process, required documents​​​ must be uploaded. Click here to review Registration Requirements.
  • All required documents should be saved electronically prior to starting the online registration form. Click here to view the Document Upload Help Guide.
Online Transfer Process coming soon.  Please contact your child's school for assistance.​

 

Step 2: Completing​ the Process

School Communication:

The school's Information Specialist or assigned school staff member will contact the enrolling​ parent or legal guardian to complete the registration process. The submitted documents will be reviewed for accuracy and visibility.  If you do not receive a response within 3-5 school calendar days, please contact the school. 

 

Other Types o​f Registration

  • ​Pre-Kindergarten
The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System has Georgia Lottery funded Pre-K classes. The Pre-Kindergarten program provides services to age eligible four year olds (must be four years of age on or before September 1 of the school year) residing in Chatham County.
For more information, click here to go to the Pre-Kindergarten website.

  • ​​​Choice Programs

Savannah-Chatham County Public School System offers Choice Programs throughout the district to provide our students with a diverse portfolio of educational options. We invite you to explore our Choice Programs to find those best suited to your child's interest and ability. 

 For more information about choice programs, click here to go to the Choice Programs​ website. 

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System is committed to ensuring that all material on its websites are accessible to students, faculty, staff and the general public. If you experience difficulty with accessibility on any web pages or documents, please request the materials in an alternate format by contacting us: communications@sccpss.com