Enrollment info for 2017-18


Enrollment Process

Priority registration begins January 10, 2017Girl Raising Hand  and ends February 24, 2017

 

A complete registration packet must be submitted during the priority window to be elligible for priority registration.  

 

Registration confirmation for the priority window will be communicated during the first weeks of March 2017.    

 

Step 1

 

Complete the Petaluma City Schools Registration Form.  Please submit only one district registration form per student, indicating schools requested in choice order. 

 

PCS Registration Form (English)          Registration Information and Instructions (English)

 

PCS Registration Form (Spanish)         Registration Information and Instructions (Spanish)

 

Step 2

 

Identify your school of residence using the School Finder

 

  • If you are submitting a registration form to your student's school of residence, include proof or residency with the registration packet. 

  • If you are submitting a registration form to a school that is not the student's school of residence, and the student lives within the Petaluma City Schools district boundaries, complete an intra district transfer* form and include it with the registration packet.

  • If you are submitting a registration form to a school that is not your student's school of residence, and the student does not live within the Petaluma City Schools district boundaries, complete an inter district transfer* form and include it with the registration packet.

  • If you are submitting a registration form to a school that is not the student's school of residence, and you (parent/guardian) work within the Petaluma City Schools district boundaries, complete an employment related transfer* form and include it with the registration packet.

 

Step 3

 

Complete the health and vaccination requirements.  California State Law requires that all students have current vaccination records before entering school.  

 

Step 4

 

Submit the completed registration form, proof of residency or transfer form (as applicable), and vaccination records to one of your requested schools.  An original certified copy of the birth certificate, passport, or baptismal record is also required to verify the student’s birth date.  

 

Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten Specifics

 

Enrollment in Kindergarten is open to children who turn five by September 1, 2017

 

Enrollment in Transitional Kindergarten is open to children who turn five by January 15, 2018

 

Children who turn five between September 2 and December 2, 2017 have priority for the Transitional Kindergarten program.

 

Transitional Kindergarten is a two-year kindergarten program designed to give our youngest five years olds a bridge between preschool and kindergarten.  Click Here for more information.

 

Kindergarten information 2017-18


District Transfers

 

Petaluma City Schools welcomes students who reside outside of our district boundaries, and also allows students who live in our district to transfer to a school outside of their neighborhood.  Students who reside within a particular school zone have enrollment priority, and transfer students may be enrolled based on availability of space and acceptance of a transfer application.  

 

To determine the schools zoned for your residence, consult the Schools Finder page.  

 

Inter District Transfers

The inter district transfer form is to be submitted by the parents/guardians of students who reside outside of the Petaluma City Schools district, and desire to attend one of our schools.  This form is to be submitted to your district of residence.  

 

Inter District Transfer Form (English) 

Inter District Transfer Form (Spanish)

 

Intra District Transfers

The intra district transfer form is to be submitted by the parents/guardians of students who live within Petaluma City Schools district boundaries, and desire to attend a school other than their neighborhood school.  This form is to be submitted to your school of residence.   

 

Elementary Intra District Transfer (English)

Elementary Intra District Transfer (Spanish)


Employment Related Transfers

The employment related transfer form is to be submitted by the parents/guardians of students who work within the Petaluma City Schools district boundaries, but do not live in the district, and desire for their student(s) to attend our schools.

 

Employment Related Transfer (English)

Employment Related Transfer (Spanish)

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