ENROLLMENT

We are excited that you are interested in Faith Lutheran School. We are a Christian private school operated solely by the congregation of Faith Lutheran Church of Hialeah-LCMS. FLS has been open to everyone in our community since 1975 and offers a Christian based curriculum for early childhood, elementary, and middle school grades. We are accredited through the NLSA on the State and National levels.  

Student Enrollment Procedures

Kindergarten thru 8th Grade

 

Below are the steps necessary to enroll your child into our program.

Step 1: NEW STUDENTS Your child must complete an “Entrance Test” which is administered by the Principal or Lead Teacher. It is used for placement purposes only. Results are discussed the same day or within 24 hrs. Test fee is NOT paid by the “Step Up For Students” Scholarship. 

 

Step 2: NEW STUDENTS A referral letter is necessary from the child’s previous school and the parent/guardian is responsible for guaranteeing that the previous school releases all school records to Faith Lutheran School before the student is officially registered.

Step 3: COMPLETE the Registration Packet. INCOMPLETE FORMS WILL BE RETURNED.

Step 4: Turn in forms and fees listed below to the School Office with the Registration packet.

  • Original Health Forms (HRS 680 and HRS 3040) from a doctor’s office. Student must be up to date on all required school entry immunizations and have a current physical. (Physical Form 3040)

  • Original Birth Certificate (Copy will be made and original returned)

  • Original Social Security Card - (copy to be made and original returned)

  • Individualized Education Program (IEP) or medical evaluation if applicable (copy is acceptable)

  • FAMILIES WITHOUT A SCHOLARSHIP must pay the Registration Fee, Book Rental Fees, Technology Fee, and any Graduation fee if applicable with the Registration Forms.

  • SUFS AWARD LETTER must be turned in with the Registration Forms

  • KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS - if your child attended a VPK Program at another school other than Faith Lutheran Preschool you must provide the VPK 3rd Assessment Report. Your child’s preschool is required to give you a copy of the report. 

Student Enrollment Procedures Preschool

Pre-school 2 ½, 3, and 4 year old

 

Below are the steps necessary to enroll your child into our program.

Step 1: Fill out a Preschool Registration Packet. All forms must be complete to be accepted.

 

Step 2: Turn in the forms listed below to the School Office with the Registration packet.

  • Original Health Forms (HRS 680 and HRS 3040) from a doctor’s office. Student must be up to date on all required school entry immunizations and have a current physical. (Less than a year old as of August 15, 2022)

NOTE: Preschool Health Forms are checked by DCF our licensing organization. You must keep them current or your child will not be allowed to attend school until the records are updated.    

  • Original Birth Certificate / Social Security Card (Copy will be made and original returned)

  • VPK STUDENTS must be 4 years old by September 1st  to participate in the VPK Program.

  • “Certificate of Eligibility” (VPK 4-year-old students only)

 

Step 3: When your child’s registration is complete you will receive:

  • The Parent Handbook

  • A Supply List for your child’s grade

  • School calendar

  • Know Your Child’s Daycare Center Brochure

  • H1N1 Brochure – parent signature required by DCF for child’s file

  • Rilya Wislon Act – parent signature required by DCF for child’s file

  • Getting in/out informational sheet - parent signature required by DCF for child’s file