New Student Enrollment Requirements

 
 
West Jefferson School District #253
NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION
The following documents are what you need in order to enroll your student
in one of our schools:
 
BIRTH CERTIFICATE
Idaho law requires that upon enrollment of a student for the first time in an elementary or secondary school, the parent or guardian must provide either a certified copy of the student's birth certificate or other reliable proof of the student's identity and birth date.
• Proof of the student's identity and birth date may include a passport, visa, or other governmental documentation of the child's identity.

IMMUNIZATION RECORD
Idaho law states upon first admission and prior to attendance in public schools, valid immunization records must be provided for a student. View current requirements.
• If student is not immunized, sign an exemption form.

PROOF OF RESIDENCY
• Current utility bill, car registration, rental or purchase agreement, or pay stubs that are addressed to your current residential address. (One proof of residency is sufficient.)
Out of District Annual Enrollment Application is needed if you want your student(s) to attend a school outside of your school boundaries.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL WITHDRAWAL FORM
• Withdrawal form with grades from previous school.
• Transcript from previous school attended or a copy of your transcript.

GUARDIANSHIP
• Legal documentation of guardianship is needed if you are not the biological parent.