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COVID-19 Remote Learning/Engagement/Family Resources Website - THIS LINK

Last Day of School:  June 10 - Early Childhood/Kindergarten, and June 12 - Gr. 1-11

2020-2021 New Student & Kindergarten Registration Portal - Click HERE

Enrollment Information

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Welcome to West Springfield Public Schools

Online Registration

Please be sure to read the following registration requirements prior to continuing to the online student registration portal below:

Note: You will need an email account to register. If you do not have one, instructions are here to create one.

Documentation:  The following documents are required for enrollment in West Springfield Public Schools (documentation can be uploaded into the online registration portal)

  1. Birth Certificate/I-94
  2. Immunization Records
  3. Most Recent Physical Exam (must be within the last 12 months)
  4. Proof of Lead Screen (PreK and Kindergarten)
  5. Proof of Residency
  6. Proof of Occupancy
  7. Proof of Identity
  8. Former School Records: Including transcript/report card, test scores, ACCESS scores, attendance records and discipline records
  9. If applicable, Custodial Agreement, IEP, 504 Accommodation Plan

 

All applicants must submit at least one document from EACH
of the following categories.

A total of three (3) documents must be provided

Evidence of Residency

Evidence of Occupancy
(Dated within the last 30 days)

Evidence of Identity

  • Copy of Deed

  • Copy of most recent Mortgage Statement or Payment

  • Copy of Lease or Rental Agreement

  • Notarized Affidavit from Landlord

  • Section 8 Agreement

  • Gas or Oil Bill

  • Electric Bill

  • Phone Bill

  • Cable Bill

  • Home or Rental Insurance Statement

  • Water/Sewer Bill

  • Property/Excise Tax

  • Valid Driver's License

  • Valid Government issued ID

  • Valid Passport

 

 

Age Requirements:  The West Springfield School Committee has adopted the following age requirements for entrance into Kindergarten and 1st Grade (File JFB)
  • Kindergarten Entrance: A child is eligible for entrance into kindergarten in September provided he or she reaches the age of five (5) by September 1 in that calendar year.
  • Grade 1 Entrance: A child shall be enrolled in grade one (1) in September providing he or she reaches the age of six (6) by September 1 in that calendar year.

The online registration application is currently only available in English. If you need language assistance, please email Erin Rogers at erogers@wsps.org before proceeding.

Ready to register?

2019-20 School year (1)2020-21 School year (1)

Enrollment appointments are currently being held on the 1st floor of the Municipal Office Building (26 Central Street).  

Mary Scott - Registrar
413-263-3388
E-mail

Students who qualify as homeless as defined by the McKinney Vento Act, students in foster care as defined by the Every Student Succeeds Act and students who qualify under the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children will be entitled to immediate enrollment.

For more information, please review the West Springfield Public Schools District Policies regarding Homeless, Foster and Military Children.

In order to be eligible to enroll in West Springfield Public Schools, a student must be a lawful resident of the town of West Springfield.  Under Massachusetts General Law Chapter 76 ยง 5, the West Springfield School Committee reserves the right to terminate student enrollment and further, collect tuition, from any person who provides false information in order to obtain entrance into West Springfield Public Schools.

McKinney-Vento Act/Homeless Information