New Student Enrollment  


The Poway High School Enrollment Process is for families new to the
Poway Unified School District.
If you are a continuing student,
click here for registration information.

 

For detailed information on Enrolling a new student at Poway High School, please visit our Enrollment Newsletter here. For a brief overview, see below:


Address Lookup

Address Lookup

If you aren't sure you live within the Poway High boundary, you can use this PUSD Address Lookup Tool. If you live outside our boundary, but still want to attend Poway High, start with the District Transfers section below.


 


STEPS TO ENROLL A NEW STUDENT IN POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

 

1. PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND FILL OUT THE ENROLLMENT PACKET

Available at http://www.powayusd.com/enrollment (Paper copies in the Counseling Office)

The packet includes the following:

 

  • New Student Enrollment Form
  • Signature Verification of Receipt of Documents/Release of Information
  • Request to Transfer Pupil Records
  • Student Health Information Form
  • Text Message Opt-In Form
  • Residency Verification and Checklist (See below for updates to the qualifications)

 

2. BRING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS (REQUIRED TO COMPLETE YOUR PACKET)

 

  • Birth Certificate
  • ID of Enrolling Parent/Guardian (that matches Birth Certificate or Court Documents)
  • Completed/Up-to-date Immunization Records (Tdap is also required for out of state/country students)
  • Two (2) proofs of residence (i.e. lease agreement, utility bill, current driver's license)
  • High School Transcripts -

- Incoming 9th grade students need their most current report card

- All other students need a high school transcript with all completed high school courses *Please note, the Request to Transfer Records does NOT include a transcript or report card. A transcript is required for proper course placement.

 

3. IF APPLICABLE, THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE REQUIRED

 

  • Custody/Guardianship Documents (must be notarized)
  • Copy of current IEP or 504 Plan (*Please note: Delay in receiving an IEP can mean placement in regular education until it is received.)
  • Intra/Inter-District Transfer Approval (See below for Transfer process/Application Dates)
  • Students coming from foreign countries must bring a transcript for all courses equivalent to High School and school documentation stating how long the courses lasted, how many sessions per week, and how long a session lasted (instructional minutes). If not in English, all school documentation, birth certificates, and immunization records must be officially translated before we can accept them. All students from foreign countries should have F-1 Visas

 

 

4. WHEN ALL INFORMATION IS COMPLETE AND ADDITIONAL ITEMS ARE COLLECTED, BRING THE PACKET TO THE COUNSELING OFFICE

Counseling Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 7:00 am to 3:00 pm on School Days




Residency Verification

Accepted forms of Residency Verification:
  • Deed to Home
  • Mortgage Payment Receipts or Coupons
  • Escrow Papers for New Home
  • Property Tax Receipt
  • Current Bill from Local Utility Company, including Cable TV
  • Driver's License
  • Military Orders (Base Housing Office Written Verification)
  • Rental Agreement
  • Rent Receipt
  • Bank Statement
  • Any other Legal Document(s) which establish home address within school boundaries

If a second party is providing residence verification, they are required to provide their two (2) proofs of residence in person, with a valid form of identification.
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The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, immigration status, ethnicity, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental ability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact: Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, James Jimenez, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128, 858-521-2800, extension 2761, jjimenez@powayusd.com

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