Students new to the Onteora Central School must be registered before entering school.
Parents or guardians should schedule an appointment to register their child(ren) for school.
The registration packet must be completed prior to scheduling an appointment.
To obtain a registration packet:
- Call the Registrar's Office
- Stop by the Registrar's Office
- Download the appropriate documents from the links provide on the right hand side of this page under "Links"
- The parent/legal guardian must be present at the time of registration and provide photo identification
The following documents are required to register a student into the Onteora Central School District:
- Proof of Residency
Parents/Guardians must provide the proper documentation to establish residency. The documents provided must always state the student's physical address (where the student rests their head each night). A post office box is never an acceptable address for the purpose of determining residency.
Please select the "Residency Requirements" on the right hand side under "Links" for further information.
- Proof of Age
Education Law 3218 states that a student’s age shall be proven by:
An original certified transcript of a birth certificate or record of baptism (including a certified transcript of a foreign birth certificate or record of baptism) or, if neither is available, a passport (including foreign passport), will suffice to determine a child's age. Other acceptable documents include but are not limited to: Consulate ID card; Court Order or other Court issued documents; Hospital or other health records; Military dependent ID card; Native American tribal document; Official driver’s license; School photo ID with date of birth; State or other government issued documentation. These documents must be in existence for at least 2 years.
- Proof of Immunization
Must be signed or stamped by a New York State licensed health care provider and may be faxed directly from the physician's office for your convenience (Fax - 845-657-8742).
- School Records
Most current report card.
Most current Individualized Education Plan (IEP) or 504 Accommodation Plan, if applicable.
- Documentation relating to Special Circumstances
If you are not the natural parent but have legal guardianship of the student, please provide us with any available relevant Court documents or complete a Custody Affidavit.
If there are any other special circumstances such as: Custody agreements, Orders of Protection, etc., please bring those documents with you. They will be copied and placed in the student's records. The school cannot refuse to release a child to a parent/legal guardian unless there are Court documents on file. A parent's written or verbal instructions are not sufficient.
Onteora Central School District
PO Box 300/ 4166 State Route 28
Boiceville, NY 12412
P: (845) 657-6383 x. 1023
F: (845) 657-8742