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Grades 1-12 Registration

Registration Information for Students Entering Grades 1-12

School Registration and Parent Information Center
Dr. Soraya I. de Barros, Director

Brockton Public Schools School Registration and
Parent Information Center
60 Crescent Street
Brockton, MA 02301

508-580-7950 Phone

508-580-7956 Fax

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Monday - Friday - during school year
(last registration at 2 p.m.)

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening - during school year

SUMMER 2018 SCHEDULE

Help available in Cape Verdean Creole,
English, French, Haitian Creole,
Portuguese and Spanish.

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Grades 1-12 Brochure (Text)

Brockton Public Schools
Registration Information for Students Entering Grades 1-12

School Registration and Parent Information Center

Soraya I. de Barros, Ph.D., Director


Chart #1: Brockton Public Schools Residency Policy
All applicants must submit at least one document from each of the following columns:
Column A Colum B Column C
  • Copy of deed AND record of most recent mortgage payment
  • Copy of lease AND record of most recent rent payment
  • Notarized BPS address affidavit (requires additional documentation)
  • Section 8 agreement
A utility bill or work order date within past 60 days, including:
  • Gas Bill
  • Oil Bill
  • Electric Bill
  • Home Telephone Bill (not cellphone bill)
  • Cable Bill
  • Water Bill
  • Valid driver's license
  • Current vehicle registration
  • Valid Massachusetts photo identification
  • Valid passport, dated within the past year
  • W-2 form
  • Excise (vehicle) tax bill
  • Property tax bill, dated within the past 60 days
  • Letter from approved government agency
  • Payroll stub
  • Bank or credit card statement

Legal guardianship requires additional documentation from a court or agency.
The BPS residency policy does not apply to homeless students.
(McKinney-Vento Act)


Chart #2: Massachusetts School Immunization Policy
Immunizations Grades 1-6 Grades 7-12
Hepatitis B 3 doses 3 doses
DtaP/DTP/DT/Td/Tdap 4 doses DTaP/DTP or 3 doses Td 4 doses DTaP/DTP or 3 doses Td; plus 1 dose Tdap
Polio 3 doses (unless 3rd dose given after age 4) 3 doses
Hib NA NA
MMR 2 doses 2 doses
Varicella 1 dose 2 doses

Who May Register?

  • Brockton resident children
  • All new students entering Brockton Public Schools

What Will you Need to Register?

  • Official birth certificate
  • Three documents that prove Brockton residency (see Chart #1)
  • Up-to-date immunizations record (see Chart #2)
  • Recent physical exam from doctor
  • Court documentation if your child lives with a legal guardian
  • Important names, addresses, and telephone numbers (doctors, hospital, emergency contact people, childcare providers)
  • Individualized Education Plan (I.E.P.)

Assignment is based on the following criteria:

  1. Complete and Timely Registration
  2. Seat Availability
  3. Sibling Preference
  4. Proximity to School
  5. Racial Fairness Guidelines

Where to Register:

Brockton Public Schools
School Registration and Parent Information Center

60 Crescent Street
Brockton, MA 02301
(508) 580-7950 Phone
(508) 580-7956 Fax
(508) 894-4294 Fax

5:30 - 2:30 Monday - Friday
5:00 - 7:00 Wednesday Evening
(during the school year)

Last registration is taken half-hour before closing time.

Visit our website at https://www.brocktonpublicschools.com/cf_forms/view.cfm?formID=38 to pre-register your child online.

Call 508-580-7950 to schedule a registration appointment.

Help available in Cape Verdean Creole, English, French, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Summer 2018 Schedule (Text)

Office Hours

June 25 - August 16, 2018
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Wednesday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. & 4:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
Closed on Fridays


August 20 - August 30, 2018
Monday & Tuesday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Wednesday & Thursday 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. & 4:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
Closed on Fridays


Spetember 3 - September 7, 2018
Monday: Closed - Labor Day
Tuesday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Wednesday & Thursday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. & 4:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.


Appointments

To make a registration appointment call the School Registration Office and Parent Information Center at (508) 580-7950.


Pre-Registration

Visit our website at https://www.brocktonpublicschools.com/cf_forms/view.cfm?formID=82 to pre-register your child online.


Walk-ins

Registration walk-ins are welcome during office hours. Walk-ins are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Last registration is taken half-hour before closing time.


Transfers

In-district transfer requests for students whose parents wish to change school are accepted from June 1 - July 31, 2018 and in the order in which they are received.


Kindergarten

No Kindergarten registrations will be done from August 27 - September 7, 2018. Kindergarten registrations will resume on Monday, September 10, 2018.


Deadlines

The last day to register students entering grades 1-12, to start on the first day of school, is August 23, 2018.

Registration Completed On Student Starts School On
Thursday, August 23rd Wednesday, September 5th
Monday, August 27th Thursday, September 6th
Tuesday, August 28th Thursday, September 6th
Wednesday, August 29th Friday, September 7th
Thursday, August 30th Friday, September 7th
Friday, August 31st Office Closed
Monday, September 3rd Labor Day
Tuesday, September 4th Monday, September 10th
Wednesday, September 5th Monday, September 10th

Help available in Cape Verdean Creole, English, French, Haitian Creole, Portuguese and Spanish.