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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.