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Incoming 6th Grade Residency Verification Requirement

Per state and district policy, all families with students entering grades 6 and 9 for the 2020-2021 school year are required to provide proof of residency prior to the start of next school year. Since your student will be a 6th grader in the Fall, you will be required to submit the following, beginning July 6th, in order to receive his/her schedule. 

To complete the required Annual Residency Proofing, DMS will need the following items:


  • One of the following acceptable proofs of residency dated within the last 60 days:
    • Two Utility Bills: Combination of Water, Gas, Electric   OR
    • Lease/Rental Agreement   OR
    • Settlement Statement
  • Acceptable Residency Proofs Must Include:
    • Must be dated within 60 days 
    • In the name of Parent/Guardian

Submit these items via one of the following ways:

  • Email:
  • Fax: 816-736-7306
  • Mail: 800 Midjay Drive, Liberty, MO 64068 Attn: School Verification 
  • In person at DMS: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, office hours will be limited so please call 816-736-7300 prior to coming to DMS.

Dates to submit the Residency Form and Proofs are:

  • July 6, 2020  - August 3, 2020 (documents prior to July 6th cannot be accepted)

If you have any questions, please contact DMS at 816-736-7300. Thank you!