2021 Enrollment

Enrollment 2021-2022
Posted on 06/24/2021
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USD 305 First Day of School

AUGUST 12

Grades 1-5 (K Screening/Conference by Appt.)
Grades 6 and 9  (No school grades 7, 8, 10, 11, 12)
 

AUGUST 13

Grades 1-12 (K Screening/Conference by Appt.)
 

AUGUST 16

All grades (K-12) attend
 
 
 

Online Enrollment for Returning USD 305 Students

 
OPENS JULY 13 | CLOSES JULY 29 

Log into Skyward July 13-29 for convenient school registration -  www.usd305.com
Parents and guardians please watch for your enrollment letter which will arrive via the United States Postal Service.
 

WALK-IN ENROLLMENT  -  JULY 27, 2021

All schools will be held at a single location:  Central High School, 650 E. Crawford, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

A parent or guardian must be present to enroll elementary children. By Kansas law, children must be 5 years old on or before August 31, 2021 to enroll in kindergarten. A valid birth certificate must be presented at enrollment for new students.
 
Residency
 
Parents of new students will need to show verification of address at enrollment.
These items will be accepted as proof of address.
  • Any recent bill sent to a parent or legal guardian with name and address
  • Recent utility, tax statement or current lease agreement
Please bring proof of address with you to enrollment
 

STUDENTS NEW TO DISTRICT  -  JULY 27, 2021

 
Enrollment through the walk-in process is required. Enrollment will be held at a single location:  
Central High School, 650 E. Crawford, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
 

LATE ENROLLMENT

Enrollment after July 29 will require additional steps and could delay your student starting school on time.
 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Textbook Fees
Grades K-8 $  60.00
Grades 9-12 $100.00

Fees are scaled for those students qualifying for reduced/free lunches
Grades K-8 $30 / $0
Grades 9-12 $50 / $0

School supply lists can be found under the Parents tab on our website and at area retail stores. Textbook fees need to be paid at enrollment.

SCHOOL HOURS

Elementary Schedule (Grades K-5):
8:30 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.

Middle School Schedule (Grades 6-8):
7:45 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.

High School Schedule  (Grades 9-12):
7:45 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Proof of Identity:
State law requires that proof of identity be provided to the school for all students new to the district.

School Meal Program 2021-2022:

Breakfast and lunch meals will be free!
Student meal cards will be required. New cards will be issued, but last year’s card can also be used as a back-up.
The purchase of á la carte items will be on a cash only basis.
Adult meals can be purchased by cash or check.
Breakfast $2.50
Lunch $4.25


Immunizations for 2021-2022 School Year:
The Kansas School Immunization Law requires every student enrolling in Kansas schools to present verification signed by a physician or local health department. 

Please click on the following link to see the immunization requirements for 2021-2022:
https://www.kdheks.gov/immunize/download/2021-2022_School_Requirement_K-12.pdf
 
 
Middle & High School Boundary Lines
 
Students who reside in Cottonwood, Heusner, Meadowlark and Oakdale attendance areas will attend Lakewood Middle School and Central High School. Students who reside in Coronado, Schilling, Stewart and Sunset attendance areas will attend South Middle School and South High School.  
 
Heartland Early Education
 
Enrollment for Early Head Start/Head Start and Preschool-Aged At-Risk is ongoing. Telephone 309-5000.
 
Salina Adult Education Center (SAEC)
 
This program provides adult basic education, English as a second language support, GED® preparation and testing as well as college skill building for people 16 or older and out of school. SAEC operates a diploma completion program for adults to meet requirements and earn a Central or South High School diploma. An intensive employment course called Partners 4 Success was developed by SAEC and is run in collaboration with Salina area agencies and employers. For more information call 309-4660.
 
 
Special Education Services
 
USD 305 offers a full range of special education services. If you believe your child may be eligible for these services, please contact your school’s principal. Parents whose children, ages 3-5, have a disability may call 309-5100 for information about preschool services.
 
Transportation
 
By state law, students who live 2.5 miles or more from school are eligible for transportation. Some additional transportation is available in qualifying areas. For more information, check with your school at enrollment. All bus eligible students need to be enrolled by July 29 to secure a bus route for the first day of school.
 
USD 305 and the Central Kansas Cooperative in Education do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in any programs or services and both provide equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.