After relocating your family to the Jefferson Parish, you may be seeking information on how to enroll in the Jefferson Parish public school system. Luckily, the district has outline the steps and documents you’ll need to complete the process.
Everyone in the United States is constitutionally guaranteed access to a free and fair education, but often there is one or two hidden costs. When it comes enrollment, the price you pay is getting organized, and being proactive.
To enroll, you will need the following documents for each student:
1) Birth certificate
2) Immunization records
3) Two proofs of residency (lease, utility bill, etc)
4) Final report card from previous school
5) Transcript from previous school (high school only)
6) Custody papers (where applicable)
7) VISA or Passport (where applicable)
In order to enroll, you must determine which school you are zoned for by using this link.
Once you figure out which school you reside near, show up at the campus with the proper documents during school hours and you should be enrolled in no time.
Good luck! For more information on enrolling in Jefferson Parish public schools, visit the district’s web page.