New Student Information
Welcome to Foothill High School!
Are you new to the Pleasanton Unified School District for 2021-22?
If you are new to Pleasanton Unified School District, are living within Foothill High School boundaries, and have a current or incoming high school student, please read the following:
An appointment is required to enroll a new student at Foothill. This applies to students new to the district and those transferring from Amador Valley High School. Before you make your appointment, please complete the following steps:
➠ 1 ➠ STEP ONE: Pre-Enroll Online:
The Pleasanton school district requires that all new students pre-enroll online. (Note: If your student has ever been enrolled in a Pleasanton Unified school for any length of time, then you should not pre-enroll your student online. You must still complete the registration form found in the link in step two. Please click here for the online pre-enrollment site. Once you access the site, follow the prompts to create your account and securely save your information online. Pre-enrolling students online will save time when you show up at the office with registration documents. Please click here for pre-enrollment instructions in Spanish.
➠ 2 ➠ STEP TWO: Complete the Registration Form:
Click here for the registration form (50750). You will need to print out the form and complete it off-line. Click here for the registration form (50750) in Spanish.
➠ 3 ➠ STEP THREE: Collect the following documents:
Two (2) proofs of residency -- Current utility bills such as water, PG&E, garbage or cable and/or a mortgage closing statement or rental agreement.
Immunization records including proof by doctor's signature for chickenpox and whooping cough vaccines. Must be translated if records are not in English. Click on list of Immunization requirements.
Original birth certificate or passport.
Copy of latest report card for incoming 9th-grader, or, for an incoming high school student a copy of an official transcript for each high school attended (if multiple). Must be translated if academic history is not in English.
Additional documents, if applicable:
Students on Open Enrollment or Inter-district Transfers must submit an approved copy.
Students with an IEP or 504 must submit a copy.
➠ 4 ➠ STEP FOUR: Complete the Grade-Level Course Selection Form: provided with the following links:
If enrolling for 2021-22 Course Registration, please fill out the following course request google form by grade level entering. For a complete review of courses please review the PUSD course catalog:
➠ 5 ➠ STEP FIVE: Make Your Appointment:
Email all requested documents, in one email, to email@example.com . After reviewing documents submitted, the Registrar will email possible appointment times to complete a virtual enrollment. The appointment takes roughly 45 minutes and includes review of your student’s immunization record, data entry to populate your student’s record, meeting with your student’s counselor for 10th, 11th and 12th graders and the registrar to review transcripts and course selections, and review of new student logistical information. Please allow more time for international students. Students in the Special Day Class program will need an additional review by the program specialist for special education, which can take up to a week.
➠ 6 ➠ STEP SIX: Attend Orientation:
Students who are new to Foothill at the beginning of the school year are invited to attend a student orientation held right before school starts. You will receive information on the date and time over the summer. New Student Orientation is an assembly before the kick off of the new school year centered on getting new students comfortable with navigating campus. Students meet in the large gym for a rally-style event, mingle with other students in icebreaker activities, and break out into smaller, themed groups with "Senior Buddies" for a complete tour and explanation of Foothill's campus.
Parents and students who are new to the Pleasanton Unified School District are invited to an orientation also held right before school starts to introduce parents to PUSD and to give students another chance to get to know the campus, and ask questions of students here at Foothill High School. The New Student page on the foothillfalcons.org website will provide information on the date and time of this orientation.
WELCOME TO THE FLOCK!
Withdrawing a Student from Foothill HS
To withdraw your student from Foothill:
The student can see Mrs. Burnett, in the counseling department for a Withdrawal Form. Each form is specific to the student.
The student, or parent should pick up the form a few days prior to the student withdrawing.
The student will need to return all books and supplies to the teachers/Library.
The parent will sign the form and when then form is completed, it needs to be returned to Mrs. Burnett.