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New Student Registrations (Including Kindergarten)

Registration Information 2020-2021 Registration Information

Student Registration Process 2020-2021

Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools has been working on a standardized student registration process and timeline. All schools in the division will be following the same registration process.  Student attendance areas are established by the Board to optimize enrollment in each school.  Student enrollment impacts manageable class size, school staffing and resources.  A school is designated based on where the student’s residence is located.

Families will have an opportunity to request a school of choice but acceptance in a school of choice will not be guaranteed and will be contingent on whether or not there is space in the program and resources are available. Students who live in a designated attendance area are ensured registration followed by other WRPS resident students with non-resident students having the third right of access.

School of choice and non-resident student applications can be submitted commencing March 15, 2020 however decisions about school of choice and non-resident applications will be made after April 15.  Families will be informed of the decision once it is made.

Norwood Schools First day of classes is September 2, 2020.

Kindergarten

To be eligible to attend Kindergarten children must be five years of age by the last day of December in the year they wish to register for Kindergarten see Administrative Procedure 300 Admission Age of Students.   You will be required to complete the forms included in the "Getting Ready for Kindergarten Package".

Grades 1 to 12

If your child already attends school within Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools, he/she will be automatically registered at the same school for the following year and you do not need to re-register your child however the school will provide a verification of registration to ensure they have accurate information on file.  In cases where your child is transitioning from elementary to junior high or junior to senior high school, your child will be automatically registered in the appropriate school according to WRPS school boundaries.

If you are new to the division, you must complete FORMS:

320-1 Student Registration Form

140-2 Technology Responsible Use Agreement K-3

140-1 Technology Responsible Use Agreement Grades 4-12, and

354-1 Locker Use Agreement.  

Remit these directly to the school you wish to register your child.

This registration form is a legal document, and must include a document of proof of birth.  It must be accurate and complete. 

 

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