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Register a Student

Roni O'Brien, Central Registrar
Phone: (518) 629-3204
Fax: (518) 273-4772

Are you new to the district?

Student registration for Watervliet schools is completed by appointment only at the district’s Central Registration Office, located at Watervliet Junior-Senior High School. To schedule an appointment, call 629-3204 or email Roni O'Brien.

To expedite the registration process, we encourage parents or guardians to call ahead to arrange to pick up a registration packet from the Registration Office or the packets are available for download through the links below:

Kindergarten Registration | WES Registration | WJSHS Registration

Please complete one packet per child being registered and bring the completed forms along with the required residency documents see the list of items belowwith you to your registration appointment. Without the listed documentation, we will not be able to complete the registration process.

Watervliet Universal Pre-Kindergarten: UPK students are registered through the UPK Office. Please call 629-3263 for more information.

documents needed to register

Watervliet Elementary School:

Be sure to bring the following documentation with you:

Birth certificate

Proof of residency* (Certificate of Occupancy, Mortgage and tax statements)

Proof of custody

Health records (immunizations)

If you have school records from your child's previous schools, including medical records, please bring them although we can obtain that information once you are registered.

*Confirmation of Residency: The district will confirm that the proof of residency accurately reflects the location where the family lives in district. The district will review records and/or contact the landlord or Watervliet City Hall to verify residency.
If it is determined that the documents do not accurately reflect the families living arrangements, the parent/guardian will be notified in writing of these findings and the student(s) will be unenrolled in the district.

Watervliet Junior-Senior High School:

Be sure to bring the following documentation with you:

Birth certificate

Student's Social Security Card (optional)

Proof of residency* (Certificate of Occupancy, Mortgage and tax statements)

Proof of custody

Academic records from child's previous school(s)

Health records (immunizations)

*Confirmation of Residency: The district will confirm that the proof of residency accurately reflects the location where the family lives in district. The district will review records and/or contact the landlord or Watervliet City Hall to verify residency.
If it is determined that the documents do not accurately reflect the families living arrangements, the parent/guardian will be notified in writing of these findings and the student(s) will be unenrolled in the district.

 

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Private, Parochial and Charter School Registration

Students who reside in the City of Watervliet, but are enrolled in private, parochial or charter schools should register with the school district. District residency letter Registration form

Along with the registration form, please provide proof of residency; the child's birth certificate; and proof of custody, if applicable.