Registration of Students

Procedures for students who are new to FCPS AND will be attending Olde Creek Elementary

New Students

We look forward to meeting new families!

If you are new to the area, you can enroll your student(s) throughout the school year and during the summer months. First, please view the FCPS boundary locator to see if Olde Creek Elementary is your neighborhood school. If Olde Creek Elementary is your base school, please contact our registrar, Lizardo Santos, at 703-426-3100 or by email at He will schedule a time for you to come to the office. He will also review with you the FCPS registration requirements, including items you will need to bring to the office such as:

  • proof of residency,
  • proof of birth,
  • health documentation, and
  • documentation of previous educational program.

For more information, click on the link below for FCPS General Registration Requirements.

FCPS Registration Requirements

You can save time during your initial school visit by filling out the required registration forms available through the FCPS website, printing them out and bringing them with you to the appointment. The link below will take you to the FCPS "General Registration Forms" page where you can select the first option entitled "Enrollment Forms Bundle."

FCPS Registration Forms

New Students - Special Circumstances

If any of the following apply to your family, please contact the FCPS Dunn Loring Center, 703-204-6740 before coming to Olde Creek Elementary:

  • Home languages other than English,
  • Foreign exchange students requiring I-20 student visas,
  • Students whose natural parents or legally adoptive parents do not reside in Fairfax County,
  • Tuition-paying students, and/or
  • Students in foster care placed by other Virginia counties or by out-of-state agency.

Are you a military family? Take a look at additional information specific to the registration of military family students. 

Military Families

Kindergarten Registration

Will your child turn five years old by September 30? If so, he/she may enter our full-day kindergarten program.

Olde Creek will have information available in the spring (late March or early April) for parents of incoming kindergarteners, and we'll be holding orientation sessions. For more information, contact our main office at 703-426-3100 or email Student Information Assistant Lizardo Santos at

FCPS Kindergarten Registration

Translation Services

Registration requirements documents and translations are available in ArabicChineseFarsiKoreanSpanishUrdu, and Vietnamese. For recorded information about registration, please call 703-204-6795

Students Moving Within FCPS System

If a student is already an FCPS student but has moved to another area within the county that is serviced by another FCPS school, the parent or guardian should contact our school registrar, Lizardo Santos, at 703-426-3100 or by email at to assure that the school records are properly transferred.

Additional Information

Should you have any questions regarding registering your student, please contact Amy Decatur, our student information assistant, at 703-426-3100 or by email at