8-13-14: School registration and class assignments
8-13-14: School registration and class assignments
Posted on 08/13/2014

Registration begins Thursday, August 21 at elementary schools across the district for kindergartners and all other elementary students new to the Puyallup School District.

 

Registration hours vary by school. Contact local elementary schools to determine registration times.

 

To register students for kindergarten and first grade, parents should bring a copy of the child’s immunization record, a birth certificate, and proof of address such as a lease agreement or utility bill.

 

To register students in grades two through six, parents should bring the child’s immunization record, a last report card, and proof of address such as a lease agreement or utility bill.

 

Specifics about required immunizations are available on the district's Special Services website.

 

For more information about elementary registration, call (253) 435-6726.

 

Classroom assignments for new and returning elementary students

 

Elementary students who attended district schools in the 2013-14 school year or who registered early in the summer as students new to the district will be notified of their classroom teacher and room number through postcards mailed on August 26.

 

Parents are advised to contact the school if they have not received the postcard by August 30.

 

All newly enrolled elementary students who register on or after August 26 will receive their classroom assignment information, including their teacher and room number, at the time of registration.

 

New junior high and high school students

 

Parents may register junior high and high school students new to the district by calling the junior high or high school in their attendance area for specific registration information and to make an appointment to meet with a counselor beginning August 20.

 

The following documents are required when registering junior high and high school students:

 

• Immunization record

• Transcript or last report card

• Withdrawal information from the previous school

• Proof of address such as a utility bill or a lease agreement

• Individualized Education Plan (IEP) if the student receives special services

 

For more information about junior high school registration, call (253) 840-8971.

 

For more information about high school registration, call the high school in the student’s attendance area.