Enrollment and Registration

Contact the PHS Counseling Office with questions at:
858-748-0245 x5137
or johughes@
powayusd.com
 
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 New Student Enrollment  


 

The Poway High School Enrollment Process is for families new to the Poway Unified School District (This includes students who have previously been in our district, but are currently coming from a school outside the district.)

If you are a current Poway High student, or are coming from a PHS middle school, click here for registration information.



Enrollment for the 20-21 School Year is Now Open!

To enroll a new student at Poway High School, please visit: https://www.powayusd.com/en-US/Departments/Learning-Support/Enrollment/ENROLLMENT

 

You can fill out the Enrollment Intake Form at that address. The district will collect submissions and send them to our school site twice a week. When we receive the Intake Forms, we will contact you with next steps, which will include how to set up an enrollment appointment (using the Zoom app, or by telephone) with the counselor to request courses.

Enrollment appointments are first come, first served and are currently planned for the last week of May, so enroll soon!

If you have questions about enrollment, you can email us at enrollment-poway@powayusd.com
 

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


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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 COMPLETE THE ENROLLMENT INTAKE FORM

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

The following forms will be part of the process and can be found on the district site:

  • 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. GATHER THE FOLLOWING ITEMS (REQUIRED TO COMPLETE ENROLLMENT)

  • 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. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED THE INTAKE FORM, SOMEONE FROM OUR SITE WILL CONTACT YOU.

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


PLEASE NOTE: 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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