There are five (5) items needed in order to register in The School District of Philadelphia.
These items are as follows:
Identification - one (1) of the following is required
Parent/Legal Guardian must provide photo identification (examples: current PA
driver’s license/Non-driver’s license or valid Federal, State, or Municipal employment
Proof of Guardianship - must be the most current & official document (copies are not acceptable)
Note: When a child is living with a District resident, other than the parent, who is
supporting the child without compensation, the resident must provide one (1) of the
following: appropriate legal documentation to show dependency or guardianship or have
an approved Delegation of Parental Responsibility (EH-92)
Proof of the student's age - one (1) of the following is required---original or notarized
Acceptable proof includes birth, baptismal or other religious certificates, a passport or
Proof of Residency - Only two (2) of the following is required---must be originals, not copies
Your child’s immunization records and Health Appraisal Forms and/or proof of
appointment if vaccines are not up-to-date.
For more information, call the Office of Multilingual Curriculum and Programs at 215-400-4240 (Opt. 1) or visit: