GENERAL REGISTRATION INFORMATION

 

All parents seeking to enroll their student(s) in the Shelton School System will be asked to supply a current CT driver's license.  Two (2) forms of verification of local residency are required.  Documents that will be accepted include: mortgage receipt, rental receipt, or copy of a lease, and utility bills (gas, electric, phone, Cable TV).  The documents must be brought to the school at the time of registration.  Parents are asked to supply the school with the child's official birth certification or passport (if needed).

 

Parents must supply the child's immunization records and a copy of most recent physical.  Immunizations for protection against diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus (DPT), polio (OPV-IPV), measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and Haemophilus Influenza Type B (Hib) are required under state law for all students to enter school.

 

 

IMPORTANT MEDICAL INFORMATION

 

  • Kindergarten students must be 5 years old on or before January 1, 2017 and must have had a varicella vaccine.

  • Physical examination forms can be obtained at the time of registration and must be returned to the school before the first day of school.

  • Hepatitis B vaccine series is required for all students born after January 1, 1994.  A second booster does of either measles or MMR is required prior to kindergarten and 7th grade.

  • Students entering 7th grade must have a completed physical with updated immunizations including Hepatitis B.

  • Students entering 8th grade must have completed the Hepatitis B series.

  • Children who have not had chicken pox prior to 7th grade must have a varicella vaccine prior to entry into 7th grade.

  • Shelton High School freshmen must have a completed physical and updated immunizations prior to their sophomore year.

  • ALL STUDENTS WITHOUT REQUIRED IMMUNIZATIONS AND PHYSICALS MAY NOT ATTEND SCHOOL!

 

*Parents whose child/children have special needs are asked to call the Special Education Department at 924-1023 ext 350, so that the school records can be received before the start of school.