Student Placement

Student Placement

Welcome to the Office of Student Enrollment and Placement

The Office of Student Enrollment and Placement, a division of Student Support Services, is your primary source for student enrollment and transfer procedures, student records assistance, and homeless student supports within the School District of Philadelphia. 

  • Click the links below to review the 2017 School District of Philadelphia Registration documents.

The following is the COMPLETE Registration Packet. Please click on the link to the corresponding document:

Registration Packet Checklist
Application for Admission of Child to School (EH40)
Parental Registration Statement
Student Medical Information (S865)
Request for Administration of Medication (MED1)
Report of Physical Examination (MEH1)
FERPA Directory Opt-Out Form
FERPA Related Documents (Parent Copy)
Notice for Directory Information (Parent Copy)

Translated Registration Documents- Click here

Click the following to learn more about the Admission and Transfer Policy.


William M. Meredith School 2017 Kindergarten Registration Process

Please use the links below to learn more about the 2017 kindergarten registration process for the Meredith School.

Meredith School 2017 Kindergarten Enrollment Guidelines

Meredith School 2017 Kindergarten Enrollment Q&A

Additional Meredith School 2017 Kindergarten Enrollment Q&A (January 20, 2017)

School Registration for the 2016-2017 School Year

  • Schools open for registration August 22, 2016. Generally the hours are 9am to 1:00 pm. Please contact your assigned school for specific times. 
  • Renaissance Charter Reassignments: The District does not mandate families to have their children attend a Charter School.  If your child's neighborhood school is a Renaissance Charter School and they cannot accommodate your child or if you decide to have your child "Opt-Out" of attending the school then please click the above link for assistance.
  • Parental Delegations: When a child is living with a district resident, who is supporting the child without personal compensation, (gratis) the child may attend the public schools of that resident’s school district, provided that resident makes application and supplies the required enrollment information noted in the section entitled Required Enrollment Documentation.
    Parental Delegation Form- Current Parent/Legal Guardian

    Parental Delegation Form- Person Recieving Parental Authority
  • Residency Affidavit: If a parent/legal guardian cannot produce the required two proofs of residency necessary for registration in a School District of Philadelphia school, a Residency Affidavit can be completed by the parent/legal guardian and processed at their receiving Neighborhood School and is only valid for one (1) school year.
  • Kindergarten Reassignments: If your neighborhood school has reached registration capacity for Kindergarten, your child will be reassigned to the next closest district school that has available space. The reassignment is valid for only one (1) school year. If you would like your child to remain at the current school or even attend a different school the following year, you may apply through the online School Selection Process.

Office Hours

Hours for the Office of Student Enrollment and Placement are as follows:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Monday through Friday