Back-To-School Basics: Registration Schedule for FCPS

First-time students may register for Fayette County Public Schools during the remaining registration window, July 25-Aug. 16. The first day of school for the 2017-18 school year is Wednesday, Aug. 16.

Registration windows are open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday. Parents can register at their child’s assigned school. (Info:

Kentucky law requires children between 6 and 18 years old to attend school. Any child who turns 5 on or before Aug. 1 can enroll in kindergarten. Visit for kindergarten enrollment info.

For first-time registration questions, call 381-4130 or visit

The first day of school has been set for the 2018-19 school year as Aug. 15, 2018.