Return to Headlines
Summer 2019 Student Registration
REGISTRATION FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (KINDERGARTEN THROUGH GRADE 5)
For families moving to Newton during the month of July, we have limited dates for summer registration. The dates are July 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, and 25 by appointment only. Please contact the Elementary Education Office at 617-559-6105 to schedule an appoinment. The Elementary Education Office will be closed Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 16, 2019. The Office will reopen on Monday, August 19, 2019. If you have questions, you may contact the Office of Elementary Education at 617-559-6105 beginning the week of August 19.
Families moving to Newton in August and those unable to schedule a time in July can register at your assigned elementary school beginning the week of August 19, 2019. You may find your assigned school by following this link and inserting your address. Registration materials and forms can be found here.
Please note, if you find that you live in a Buffer Zone (you are assigned to two schools), please follow this link for more information. You will need to complete the buffer zone form and mail it into the Office of Elementary Education (address found on form.) Your request will be processed the week of August 19, 2019 and you will be notified of the decision. Once you receive the decision, you can register at your assigned school.
REGISTRATION FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL (GRADES 6 THROUGH 12)
Middle and high schools have designated days in which they can process registrations (by appointment only.) They are as follows:
Bigelow - July 16, 17, 18, August 13, 14, 15
Brown - August 5, 6, 7 and 20, 21, 22
Day - July 31, August 26 (must call for appointment)
Oak Hill - August 26 (6th grade), August 27 (7th and 8th grade)
North - July 24, August 7, 13, 21*
South - See below**
*North does not take ANY walk-in appointments or meetings. Please contact Sara Foley (email@example.com or 617-559-6230) to receive a complete NNHS registration packet, which will include a detailed outline of the registration process/requirements.
**South does not have any registration appointments available until August and those dates have not been set. Please call South after July 17th to set up appointments. Registration packets with checklist and necessary forms are available at the school now. Please return all forms and documentation to South prior to registration week. You will then be contacted to set an appointment to select courses. Registration week is August 19-23. The math placement exam is August 21 at 9:00 a.m.
Contact information for each school can be found here. Registration materials, including residency guidelines, can be found here. Don't know your assigned school? Follow this link.
English Language Learners (ELL)
If your family is new to Newton and a language in addition to or other than English is spoken in the home, your registration process begins in our ELL office. Our ELL office is open all summer between the hours of 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Please call Hien Tran at 617-559-6043 to begin the registration process.
In general, registration paperwork can be submitted in July and appointments for assessments will be scheduled for the following days in August:
Mon., Aug. 19th - Thurs., Aug. 22nd
Mon., Aug. 26th - Thurs., Aug. 29th
If you have questions, please call Hien Tran at 617-559-6043.
For reference, here is a link to the 2019-20 school year calendar.