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Welcome to Parkland School District.

To register your child(ren) at any of our schools, you must make a registration appointment by calling the appropriate school.

Please note:  Parkland has redistricted all eight elementary school sending area boundaries for the start of the 2016-17 school year.  To find out which school your child will attend, click on our convenient SCHOOL LOCATOR TOOL.

Kindergarten/New First Grade Student Registration occurs in March of the prior year. A child entering Parkland kindergarten must be five years old prior to September 1st of the current year to register for kindergarten. 

For students entering Parkland High School who are hailing from parochial/private schools who will be new to the District in the fall, registration occurs during the last week in February.  Please call the appropriate number below to schedule a time to meet with us.

Any resident who is new to Parkland must also call the school to set up a registration appointment.  Here is a list of our schools and their phone numbers:

Elementary Schools (grades K-5):

  • Cetronia (610)351-5860
  • Fogelsville (610)351-5800
  • Fred J. Jaindl (610)351-5880
  • Ironton (610)351-5810
  • Kernsville (610)351-5840
  • Kratzer (610)351-5820
  • Parkway Manor (610)351-5850
  • Schnecksville (610)351-5830

Middle Schools (grades 6-8):

  • Orefield Middle (610)351-5750
  • Springhouse Middle (610)351-5700

Parkland High School (grades 9-12)

REGISTRATION FOR NEW STUDENTS AT PARKLAND HIGH SCHOOL
Parents who would like to make a registration appointment for next year or the current year should call Parkland High School at 610-351-5610 Ext. 73432 and ask for Mrs. Kris Chenworth, Registrar, or email chenworthk@parklandsd.org.

The following information must be presented at the time of registration:

  1. Proof of Birth Date
  2. Immunization Record
  3. Court agreement / custody papers in their entirety, if parents are separated/divorced
  4. Entrance Certificate for any Foster student placements
  5. Two proofs of residence that the child’s legal parent(s)/legal guardian(s) reside in the Parkland School District.  These may include:
  • A current real estate property tax bill for the residence
  • A current lease agreement for residence
  • A current utility bill showing the residence
  • A current income tax form filed for local, state, or federal taxes showing the current address

Residents who are new to the school district shall provide the following as proof of residency in lieu of those previously mentioned:

  • A copy of a lease / building contract / closing agreement / settlement agreement as well as a utility bill for the place of residence. 
  • A moving permit may only be used as a TEMPORARY form of residency documentation until a utility bill or other form of documentation is available.
    Moving permits may only be obtained from the township in which a residence is located.  Contact information is as follows:
    North Whitehall (NWT): (610) 799-2032         Upper Macungie (UMT): (610) 395-4892
    South Whitehall (SWT) and City of Allentown residents must contact SWT: (610) 398-0401

If a registrant is not the owner or lessee of the property, a Multiple Occupancy form must be acquired from the school district, completed and notarized.  In the case of a student who is registered by someone other than his/her parent, documentation of guardianship must also be provided.

Middle and High School Registrants only:

In conjunction with Pennsylvania and Parkland School District Graduation Requirements, copies of school records are required at the time of registration!

Middle School:

  • 5th, 6th, and 7th grade completed report cards (year end)
  • Current school year report card
  • Copies of any State Assessment tests

High School:   Please note that Special Education paperwork (IEP) Individual Education Program, (ER) Evaluation Reports. transcripts and report cards should be submitted for review by the Student Services Department for any students with special needs prior to making a registration appointment:

  • 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th grade completed report cards (year end)
  • Current school year report card
  • Copy of “Unofficial transcript “showing subjects, grades and credits earned in grades 9 through 12.
  • Copies of any State Assessment tests
  • School in session only:  Withdrawal slip showing subjects/grades achieved as of the official withdrawal date

NOTE:  Parkland will request official records after registration.  Please be advised that you must bring copies of UNOFFICIAL school information to the registration meeting!

Registration Forms

Complete registration packets are available at each school building.

Kindergarten/1st Grade Registration

It's Time to Register for 2018 Kindergarten Registration!
Please note that Parkland offers a full-day kindergarten program for all students.
 A child entering Parkland kindergarten must be five years old by September 1st to register for kindergarten.  Similarly, if you have a child who is enrolled in a private Kindergarten program who you are planning to enroll for the first time in Parkland Schools for first grade, we invite you to attend the March Registration Events outlined below. The following chart includes a list of the eight elementary schools within Parkland School District and their respective registration dates. Parents are encouraged to telephone the appropriate elementary school for a specific appointment time. Phoning in advance will ensure an equal distribution of registrants throughout the day so that we can serve you better. Once an appointment is scheduled, a packet of forms will be mailed to you to fill out in advance of Registration Day in order to expedite the registration process. Plan to spend about an hour with us that day. We are excited to welcome your student to Parkland.

REGISTRATION DATE    SCHOOL  PHONE
Tuesday, March 6, 2018    Cetronia              610-351-5860
Wednesday, March 7, 2018    Ironton                610-351-5810
Thursday, March 8, 2018  Fogelsville          610-351-5800
Tuesday, March 13, 2018  Parkway Manor 610-351-5850
Wednesday, March 14, 2018  Kratzer                610-351-5820
Thursday, March 15, 2018    Kernsville            610-351-5840
Friday, March 16, 2018    Schnecksville      610-351-5830
Thursday, March 22, 2018  Fred J. Jaindl 610-351-5880


Pre-K Counts, an early learning program for 3 and 4 year olds, is available at no charge for qualifying families.Join us for our RAISING READERS Parent Program on May 22, 2018, 6-7 PM at Springhouse Middle School. 

2018 Pre-K Counts program information

Teach Me to Learn At Home:  Register for a FREE Teach Me To Learn At Home account and help your youngsters practice vocabulary development and early literacy skills that will help them get ready for Parkland Elementary School. To activate, visit http://learningportal.teachmetolearnathome.com/membership/activate/PARKLAND/ and use Membership Code PARKLAND.