Proof of Residency for Online Enrollment Purposes
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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
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Proof of Residency
At any time that residency or residency documentation provided is found to be in question or unacceptable, additional documentation shall be requested.  All parents are required to provide current documentation for each and every school attended by their children. Parents who have legal custody or guardianship of a child may register a student in Lee County Schools.   The parent must reside in the Lee County Schools Attendance Area. 
 
■Two proofs are required to prove residency.
–First proof connects parent to property in Lee County.
    ■Warranty Deed
    ■Recent Mortgage Statement
    ■Recent Property Tax Invoice
    ■Lease Agreement that covers the school year
    ■Rental Agreement that covers the school year
–Second proof proves parent currently lives at the address provided. 
    ■Current Utility Bill in the parent’s name
 
If the parent is unable to verify residency above, there may be a need for a parent affidavit, which may be found here on the Lee County Schools website.  Parent affidavits and all documentation must be submitted  in person at the Lee County Board of Education.
 

Parent Affidavits

Residency Verification for parents who have a Parent Affidavit is a four step process.
■Step 1:  Residency/Parent Affidavit - signed by a notary public.
■Step 2:  Homeowner proves residency
-First proof connects homeowner to the property.
    ■Warranty Deed
    ■Recent Mortgage Statement
    ■Recent Property Tax Invoice
    ■Lease Agreement that covers the school year
    ■Rental Agreement that covers the school year
-Second proof proves homeowner currently lives at address
    ■Current Utility Bill in the homeowner's name
■Step 3:  Parent Proves Residency
-Two pieces of mail with the parent’s name. 
    ■Example: Driver’s License,  Utility Bill, Bank Statement, Medical Bill, Insurance Bill, or   Letter from Federal, State, Local Government Agency
■Step 4:  Home Visit by the Residency Verification Officer
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