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Student Registration

Welcome to the Union County Schools registration page.   We will be glad to register your child face to face at our registration office by appointment only.   Please choose the appropriate registration packet on the left menu in order to expedite the registration process.

Registrar's Location - Union County Board of Education Office  
124 Hughes Street
Blairsville, GA 30512

Phone - 706-835-4321
Fax - 706-745-5025

Documents you should bring when enrolling a student:

• Age Verification

The school system requires evidence of the student's date of birth and accepts as evidence a birth certificate or an alternate document from the prioritized list in the state enrollment rule.

(All Kindergarten students must be at least five years of age on or before September 1st of the current school year.)

• Social Security Number
The school system complies with the provisions of O.C.G.A. §20-2-150, which requires a person enrolling a student to provide a copy of the student's social security number or to sign a form stating that the person does not wish to provide the social security number.

• Immunization Certificate
The school system requires proof of immunization as required by O.C.G.A. §20-2-771, which includes an exemption for religious grounds and provisions for a temporary waiver.

-- A Georgia Department of Human Resources Form 3231 marked “Complete for School” shall be considered proof of immunization. -- Out of State Immunization Records will need to be transferred to a Form 3231 by the Union County Health Department PRIOR to registration. -- The Union County Health Department is located at 175 Chase Drive • Blairsville, GA • 706-745-6292. • Notarized Affidavit of Residency
-- Located in the Enrollment Packet. -- The form can be notarized during the registration, if the parent/guardian has not signed the form.

• Withdrawal Form/Report Card from most recent former school.

• Documentation for Homeless Students
Homeless students, as defined by the McKinney-Vento Act, shall be enrolled immediately with full participation in school activities, regardless of whether all of the above can be provided at the time of enrollment. The designated employee responsible for care of homeless students shall assist the person enrolling the homeless student or the unaccompanied youth in acquiring the necessary documents for enrollment in accordance with the requirements of the state enrollment rule and the McKinney-Vento Act.

The student's previous school records will be requested by the Enrollment Office once a registration appointment is scheduled. A scheduled appointment will expedite the enrollment process and aid in appropriate grade placement. If you transport school records to this office, they can only be accepted if they are official records in an unopened, sealed envelope.

Union County School System, in its enrollment procedures, requirements and process does not and will not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, or immigration status.