Registration

The Pennridge School District student registration office will open enrollment for grades K-12 beginning May 1, 2011.  If you are new to the area or planning on transferring from a private school and wish to register your child/children into our schools for the 2011-2012 school year, please contact the Administrative Office at (215) 257-5011.  A brief phone interview will be taken and a packet will be mailed to you to complete. Upon completion of the packet, you must contact the registration office at (215) 453-2793 to schedule an appointment to complete the registration process.

Please note that all registration is by appointment only; no walk-in registrations are permitted.

The following 4 items are required for registration to be considered complete:

  • Original verification of birth in the form of the child’s state issued birth certificate, or valid passport.  A hospital certificate is not acceptable this is considered a souvenir.  Photocopies of state issued birth certificates are also not acceptable.
  • Complete immunization records. The following immunization records are required for all original entries: four basic doses of Diphtheria, Pertusis (whooping cough), and Tetanus (DTP), (with the 4th dose administered on or after the child’s fourth birthday); three doses of Oral Polio (OPV); three doses of Hepatitis B; two doses of Measles (Rubeola), German Measles (Rubella), and Mumps (MMR) usually given as one vaccine with second dose administered at your child’s five-year physical; one dose of Varivax (Varicella/chicken pox vaccine) or proof of having the disease (a second dose will be required for the 2010-2011 school year). All children entering into grade 7 will also be required to have: one dose of (Tdap) Tetanus, diphtheria, accellular pertussis; and one dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV).
  • Parent proof of residency. Three (3) forms of proof of residency are required: proof of residency must include parent name and complete Pennridge residency address.  An Agreement of Sale or PO Box Numbers are not accepted. Acceptable items are: settlement papers; lease/rental agreement; copy of deed; homeowner/renters insurance card; mortgage statement; current utility bill; voter registration card; post office change of address card; state/federal aid documents
  • Parent Photo ID. Acceptable items include a valid drivers license, passport, or Pennsylvania Identification Card.
      
Other items that may be required for registration if applicable: 
  • all secondary level students in grades 6-8 must have a recent report card; those in grades 9-12 must have a current transcript of grades;
  • foster placement forms, guardianship paperwork or other custody/court documentation;
  • all children with special needs including gifted must have current documentation such as IEP/CER, and most recent evaluation reports, etc.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the Student Registration Office directly at (215) 453-2793.
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