How to Enroll Your Child


    Children who will be 5 years old on or before July 31 are eligible to attend kindergarten for the upcoming school year.  Contact the elementary office at 573-265-2300, option 1, extension 10608 to schedule an appointment for screening. 

    **As of, 4/14/17, Lucy Wortham James Elementary has completed the Spring Kindergarten Screening for the 2017-2018 school year. One more screening will take place during the first week of August 2017. Please call on Wednesday, August 2 to schedule an appointment if you missed the Spring Screening. (573) 265-2300 ext. 10608

    Any other student who would be in grades 1 – 5 should come to the Lucy Wortham James Elementary School with their parent and the following documentation;  Child’s Birth Certificate, Child’s Social Security Card, Child’s current shot record.

    Students who will be in grades 6-8 will contact the St. James Middle School office to schedule an appointment for pre-enrollment.  The number for the middle school is 573-265-2300, option 2, extension 0.

    Students who will be in grades 9-12 will contact the John F. Hodge High School counseling office to schedule an appointment for pre-enrollment.  The number to call is 573-265-2300, option 3, extension 30606.

    Additionally, both the middle school and high school hold a special enrollment date for all new students in the week prior to the first day of school.

    A list of information to bring with you to enrollment is below:

    1. Birth Certificate
    2. Social Security Card
    3. Immunization Record
    4. Name & Address of Previous School(s)
    5. Special Education Information (if applicable)