Registration - New Students

Once you receive notice of your child’s acceptance as a new student at St. Denis-St. Columba School, you will begin the Registration process.  Your child’s acceptance reserves a space in the class, but is conditioned upon successful completion of the registration requirements in a timely manner.  Your child’s space may be released to another student if your file is not complete.

The following steps are required for all students to complete the registration:

1. You must provide the following original documents to the school:
ü Birth Certificate 
ü Baptismal Certificate 
ü 
Social Security Card
ü Immunization Records

 2. You must complete the following (click to obtain forms): 
ü Universal Student Application
ü Health Data Sheet
ü New Registration Contract
ü Textbook Form
ü Release of Records Form
ü Parish Grant Form (Catholic Students) 
ü Transportation Form (Provided at the School)

 3. Schedule an interview with the Principal.  Call the school office for date and time.

4. You must register in person with the school district where you reside.  (This insures your child receives the services and materials from the school district where you pay school taxes.Click here to learn the requirements of your district.  Every district requires the following:
ü Birth Certificate
ü Proof(s) of Residency

 Kindergarten

If your child has been accepted into our Kindergarten class, you must also:

ü Schedule a Kindergarten readiness assessment for your child.  (Scheduled during the Principal interview.)
ü If possible, provide a copy of a Preschool Progress Report.  

Grades 1-8

If your child has been accepted into a class for Grades 1-8, you must also provide:
ü Most Recent Report Card
ü Most Recent New York State Standardized Test Scores (ELA and Math)
ü Recent Test Scores of Any Other Standardized Tests
ü Letter of Recommendation from Principal
ü Letter of Recommendation from a Teacher

If you have any questions or need additional assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us at
845-227-7777.

We look forward to welcoming your child into our loving and caring school family!