DESTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
“HOME OF THE DESTIN DOLPHINS”
630 Kelly Street ~Destin, FL 32541
Phone (850)833-4360 ~Fax (850)833-4370
Dr. Alexis Tibbetts Marti Gardner
Welcome to Destin Elementary School. We look forward to offering your child an
exceptional education experience and wonderful memories for the rest of his/her life.
In order to register your child for Kindergarten, your child must be 5 years old on or
before September 1.
Only parents or legal guardians may register a student. Identification will be required at
the time of registration. All legal Guardians will be required to provide legal court
documents showing guardianship.
The following documents must be provided at the time of registration in order to enroll
proof of residency (utility bill, lease agreement, sales contract, etc.)
Driver license will not be accepted as proof of residency.
certified birth certificate (verification purposes)
social security card (verification purposes)
drivers license of registering parent/guardian (verification purposes)
complete immunization record on Florida form DH 680
A child who transfers into the district will be given 30 days to provide the proper
immunization form. If at the end of the 30 day exemption period the parent fails to present a
proper immunization certificate, the student will be excluded from school until the proper
immunization certification has been provided. This does not pertain to Pre K and Kindergarten
students, who must meet all immunization requirements before being enrolled in a school.
Florida State law, FS1003.22
physical examination on Florida form DH 3040
(administered within the last 12 months from the first day of school)
Without such certification, a medical appointment slip from a licensed physician must be
provided signifying the child will have a physical exam within 30 days of the first day of school.
If a physical exam is not provided after 30 days, the student will be excluded from school until
proof of a physical exam form is provided. Florida State law, FS1003.22
If you have any questions or need further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact
us. We look forward to an exciting year with you and your child.