Kindergarten through 6th Grade 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • In order to be eligible for Kindergarten, a child must be 5 years old on or before August 31.
  • In order to be eligible for 1st Grade, a child must be 6 years old on or before August 31.
  • Child must reside in Dallastown Area School District with their Parent or Legal Guardian.

Documentation Requirements:

The following documentation is required for enrollment. If appointment is requested, Parent must obtain all documentation prior to appointment, or they will need to reschedule.
2 Proofs of Residency (one proof is required from each list):
  • List A
    • Lease Agreement (This is Required if you are not the Owner of the Property. If you are not the owner of the property and cannot provide a lease, the owner/leaseholder will be required to attend with you. Please inform Central Registration staff when they call you to Schedule the Registration Appointment. Parent/Guardian and Children being Enrolled must appear as tenants on the Lease Agreement.)
    • Utility Bill (Acceptable as List A item only if you are the Property Owner)
    • Settlement Statement
  • List B
    • Pennsylvania Issued Driver’s License, Photo ID , or Vehicle Registration
    • Utility Bill (Cannot be used if chosen as Proof from List A)
    • Charge account bill
    • Homeowner’s or Renter’s insurance
    • Vehicle insurance
    • Letter from hotel manager
    • Change of address at place of employment
    • State/Federal program enrollment
    • Bank statement
Photo Identification for Parent/Guardian (Driver's License with current address can also be used as List B Proof of Residency)
Student’s Immunization Record
  • 4 doses of tetanus (additional dose is necessary if 5 years have elapsed since last immunization)
  • 4 doses of diphtheria
  • 3 doses of polio
  • 2 doses of measles
  • 2 doses of mumps
  • 1 dose of rubella
  • 3 doses of hepatitis B
  • 2 doses of varicella (chickenpox) or history of disease
Student’s Birth Certificate
Court Approved Custody Papers or Agency Placement Letter (Note: This is Required if Individual other than Natural Parent is Enrolling Student or if Student’s parents have Custody Agreement)
Student's current program information for Special Education Services. 
  • Individualized Education Program (IEP)
  • Gifted Individualized Education Program (GIEP)
  • Title I
  • 504 Plan/Service Agreement
  • Psychological evaluations
  • Educational Assessments
To Expedite the Enrollment Process, we encourage the parent to also submit the following (if the parent does not submit them, they will be requested by the district from the previous school):
  • Student's last report card (for Grades 1 through 12)
  • Discipline Record (only required if student has previous record, for Grades 1 through 12)
Last Modified on July 14, 2016