Online Student Registration

  • Welcome to the New Haven Public Schools student registration portal. On this site, you will be able to find all necessary information and documentation required to register your child to attend school in our district. If, at any point during the process, you have any questions about the registration process or your child's particular school, please contact The Office of School Choice & Enrollment at 475-220-1430 or email staff at


    During this unprecedented time, please complete all new student registrations online. Necessary documents can be easily uploaded via our online system, faxed to our office, sent via postal mail or dropped off to our departmental mailbox in the lobby of the New Haven Public Schools Central Office building located at 54 Meadow Street.



    Are you ready to enroll a new student into a New Haven Public School?

    If the answer is yes, please have the following documents handy to be scanned or photographed and uploaded via our online portal. To complete the residency process you will need to upload (preferred), scan or fax the following documentation to the Office of School Choice & Enrollment:


    To register a student for school you must provide:

    • Photo ID of the parent or legal guardian of the child (New Haven resident)
      Registration is by parent or legal guardian only
      Proof of legal guardianship is required

    • Birth certificate (long form) for child/children

    • Proof of residency in New Haven
      A copy of the current mortgage statement or original lease agreement for your New Haven residence.
      One current utility bill (within the last 60 days) for your New Haven residence (UI, gas, cable, water)
      Please see our Proof of Address guidelines for more information.
      If you are not listed on a lease you must have a notarized residency form completed:

      Residency Affidavit (English)
      Residency Affidavit (Spanish)



    Health Requirements:

    • Current physical exam and immunization record Please ask your doctor's office to use the Health Assessment Record (HAR-3).
    • Newly enrolled students will not be permitted to physically enter their assigned school building if they are deemed non-compliant with State of CT Health requirements.



    Online Student Registration



    What are the next steps?


    Once you have completed the online student registration and uploaded all of your necessary documents you will be contacted by the Office of School Choice & Enrollment regarding your child’s enrollment, important reminders and a school assignment for your child. All documents are subject to the review and approval of the Office of School Choice & Enrollment.