News Release, St. Mary’s County Public Schools

LEONARDTOWN, MD – St. Mary’s County Public Schools is pleased to announce registration for Kindergarten through Grade 12 for the 2020–2021 school year. Registration is now open and will continue through the summer. At this time, school buildings remain closed to the public. Registration documents and instructions can be found at

Each school will conduct enrollment for the children residing in their zone. Information regarding which school serves your residential area is provided by the Department of Capital Planning at or call 301-475-4256, option 6.

Parents of children who will be five years old by September 1, 2020, should register with the school assigned to their physical address. Parent(s)/Legal Guardians not intending to register an appropriately aged child for Kindergarten must obtain a waiver from the St. Mary’s County Public Schools Department of Student Services. It is not necessary for children enrolled in Head Start or Prekindergarten in the public schools to register again.

Additional Kindergarten information can be found at