Pre-K Enrollment

Carroll County Schools provides enrollment in Pre-K through a  tiered lottery system. Eligible students are 4-year old children born on or before September 1st who live in Carroll County and 5-year old children who have never attended a lottery-funded PK in Georgia. Registration for the Pre-K Lottery can be completed online or in person. After the drawing, parents will be notified of their child’s placement in a Pre-K class or placement on a waiting list. Notifications will be sent out on or before March 22nd.

Frequently Asked Questions (Please Read)

To receive a Pre-K Lottery Ticket, please complete the following steps between March 4th through March 15th, 2024 between the hours of 8am - 4pm (either in person or online). The lottery system is not a first come, first served basis. 

CCSS PreK Registration Information 2024-2025 English

CCSS PreK Registration Information 2024-2025 Spanish 

Step 1 - Gather documentation

Required documentation to receive Lottery Ticket

  • Birth Certificate

  • Social Security Card

  • Proofs of Residence

  • Parent ID

  • Guardianship / Legal paperwork (if applicable)

Step 2 - Complete Online Application

If you have a student already enrolled in Carroll County Schools and have a Parent Portal account, click the button below to start online registration.

If you are new to Carroll County Schools, click on the button below to start online registration.

If you need this application in a language other than English or Spanish, please email us.

Step 3 - Follow the instructions in the email you receive after completing Step 2 above

After completing your online application, you will receive a confirmation email from the Student Registration Center. Once your application has been reviewed, you will receive a second email with instructions to complete the application process. The email will come from Please check your spam folder if you do not see the email in your inbox. 

Have Questions? 

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page,
Email the Enrollment Office at
Call the Enrollment Office at 678.854.2302 , or
Visit our Enrollment Office at:

Carroll County Board of Education
164 Independence Drive
Carrollton, Georgia 30116

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
*Closed on School Holidays
*Closed on Fridays during the Summer

Student Enrollment Resources & Forms