Registration

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    For this school year (September 2017 - June 2018)

      

    Before You Visit a Welcome Center

     

    Visit a Welcome Center

    Visit your nearest Welcome Center. Bring parent photo identification and the required documents below:

      

    For next school year (September 2018 - June 2019)

     

    Registration Dates

    -Entering grades K0, K1, 6, 7, or 9: visit any Welcome Center between January 3 and February 9 for the best chances of getting your top choices. You will be notified by March 30.

    Suggested days to visit by your last name

    A-I:  January 8 - 12
    J-Q: January 16 - 19
    R-Z: January 22 - 26
    All: January 29 - February 9
     

    -Entering K2 or any other grade, visit any Welcome Center between February 12 and March 23 for the best chances of getting your top choices. You will be notified by May 31.

    Important Dates

      

    Before You Visit a Welcome Center

    Demand Report: BPS 2017-2018 School Demand Report

    The information provided on this sheet will give you a better sense of which schools and programs were ranked the most frequently during the registration period for the 2017-2018 school year. You can use this information to find out the approximate chances your student has to get into the schools and programs of your choice.

     

    Visit a Welcome Center

    Visit your nearest Welcome Center. Bring parent photo identification and the required documents below:

    • Child's original birth certificate (or, if necessary, passport or I-94)
    • Child's up-to-date immunization record
    • Two proofs of Boston residency 
    • If a medical accommodation is required, or your child has a disability, documentation must be provided. 
     
    *Families who register in February through June for both current and next year seats are not guaranteed to keep the current school year school placement for next school year.