REGISTERING IN OUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
The St. Clair Catholic District School Board will admit to its schools:
a) children of parents who are baptized Roman Catholic or members of a church that is in union with the See of Rome (click for list), who reside within the jurisdiction of the Board and direct their school support to the Board
b) on a temporary basis, for one school year, students who are children of catechumens\candidates for admission.
Standard Admission Criteria:
The parent/guardian must provide the following ORIGINAL documents for each child to be considered for admission:
- Roman Catholic Baptismal certificate for at least one parent
- Proof of Status in Canada
- Proof of Residency
- Proof of child's age
- Proof of English Separate School Support (property tax bill or completed and signed school support form)
Every student must have a complete and up to date immunization record on file with the local Health Unit in order to attend school. Immunization collection instructions from the Health Unit are included in the registration package.
Click the link to download and print our Elementary School Registration Form . Note that the form must be printed on legal size paper (8 1/2 x 14). The Adobe PDF form can be completed electronically, but cannot be saved to your home computer. Please print the completed form and bring it to your child's new school to begin the admissions process. Please note that there is also additional documentation (not available online) that must be completed at the time of registration.
Registrations that do not meet the standard admission criteria may be considered for admission under certain exemptions with prior approval. Please contact the Manager - Planning & School Business Support Services for further information.
Walking together in Christ’s light with parish and family, we are called to build a safe and inclusive Catholic learning community and to serve as partners in the formation of life-long learners by:
- Living our faith;
- Promoting educational achievement and innovation;
- Fostering stewardship, leadership, and social justice.
RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES
There are many resources available to assist families in the registration process.
Click here for access to these resources.