Registration Forms and Procedures
Are you new to Tumwater School District and need to register your student? Have you moved to a new attendance area or different school district?
Forms: You may download and print basic (see your school's website for their complete registration packet) registration and emergency/health forms. en espanol. Home language survey forms are available in many languages. CLICK HERE to find the right form for your family. Hard copies of all forms are available at each school. If you need forms translated into another language, please contact the District Office at 360-709-7000.
All Day Kindergarten
Children who will be five-years old on or before August 31 are eligible to attend kindergarten. The child’s birth certificate, immunization records and proof of residency are required for enrollment. Please contact your local school for more information and/or to schedule a time to register your child. Please keep in mind that with current office closures, etc., you may need to order the birth certificate online.
Children who will be six-years old on or before August 31 are eligible to attend first grade. Immunization records, proof of age and proof of residency are required.
Enrollment for All Other Grades
Students new to the area should register at their local school as soon as possible. Please check your school's website for summer hours. When schools are closed, parents may pick up enrollment packets at the District Office. However, actual registration occurs at each school. Parents need to bring their child's birth certificate, immunization records and proof of residency when they register. You may be asked to present a driver's license or picture ID coupled with a signed rental or lease agreement, a utility bill in your name, or a tax statement in your name. The school will then request the student's records from the previous school they attended.
Homeless students shall be registered and admitted immediately, regardless of the lack of address or appropriate records.