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Educational Guardianship (including Affidavit)

When it is necessary for a student to live with someone other than his/her parents, or when the parent/guardian(s) don't live at the same address, the individual with whom the student is living must have one of the following documents in order to enroll at their school. 
  • Court Custody Documentation
  • Department of Children and Families Placement Letter
  • Educational Guardianship or Parent Affidavit from Office of Student Enrollment*

*Requirements below for applying for Educational Guardianship or Parent Affidavit from the Office of Student Enrollment

Please note: Please follow the instructions below for applications - Student Enrollment is no longer accepting applications via our email address.

Parent/Guardian lives IN Orange, Brevard, Lake, Osceola, Polk, Seminole or Volusia counties:

If you are seeking educational guardianship, you will need:
  • Guardian's Driver's License/State ID
  • Guardian's Proof of Residency
  • Copy of the child's birth certificate
  • Notarized statement from custodial parent
  • Custodial parent's Proof of Residency

AND at least one of the following:

  • If the parent is deceased: copy of the obituary or death certificate, showing date of death
  • If the parent is hospitalized: letter from the doctor on letterhead stating when the parent was admitted and possible release date
  • If the parent is incarcerated: proof of incarceration
  • If the parent is deployed: military deployment orders


Note: More Documentation may be required depending on circumstances on a case by case situation.

Parent/Guardian lives OUTSIDE of Florida or OUTSIDE Orange, Brevard, Lake, Osceola, Polk, Seminole or Volusia counties:

If you are seeking educational guardianship, you will need:

  • Guardian's Driver's License/State ID
  • Guardian's Proof of Residency
  • Copy of the child's birth certificate
  • Notarized statement from custodial parent
  • Proof of custodial parent's residency outside of Florida or Orange, Brevard, Lake, Osceola, Polk, Seminole or Volusia counties

Note: More Documentation may be required depending on circumstances on a case by case situation.

How to Submit Application for Educational Guardianship

Step 1 - Download an Educational Guardianship Application and save to your computer. Do not fill out in Chrome, use Adobe Reader only.

Step 2 - Complete and save the form.

Step 3 - Gather all required documentation listed above.

Step 4 - Submit your application and documents via secure form here.


Please allow up to 3-5 business days for a reply from Student Enrollment.

Parents/Guardians NOT residing at the same address (Parent's Affidavit)

If you are seeking a Parent's Affidavit, you will need:

  • Both Parent's/Guardian's Driver's License/State ID with current addresses
  • Both Parent's/Guardian's Proof of Residency
  • Copy of the child's birth certificate
  • Court documentation (Divorce decree, parenting plan)
  • If seperated, but still married, proof of separation from marital home (i.e., homestead removal). 

Note: More Documentation may be required depending on circumstances on a case by case situation.

How to Submit Application for Parent's Affidavit

Step 1 - Download a Parent's Affidavit Form and save to your computer. Do not fill out in Chrome, use Adobe Reader only..

Step 2 - Complete, save the form, and get notarized.

Step 3 - Gather all required documentation listed above.

Step 4 - Submit your application and documents via secure form here.


Please allow up to 3-5 business days for a reply from Student Enrollment.



All visits to Student Enrollment are by appointment only. There are a LIMITED number of onsite appointments available each day. Submitting documents online will be processed faster than waiting for an appointment in most cases. 

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or call 407-317-3233 to make an appointment


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