Registration is now open for new students for the 2022-2023 school year. Registrations are by appointment only.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our registration procedures have changed. Beginning March 25, 2020, all registrations, including K registration, will be completed by appointment only. The registration process will be done observing social distancing so a person will help you over the phone or online with the registration. Please contact Jamie Meeks at email@example.com or 401-829-5764 to determine how we can work together to complete registration. For assistance in Spanish, please contact Ana Gomes at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-741-2210.
Debido a la pandemia de COVID-19, nuestros procedimientos de registro han cambiado. A partir del 25 de marzo de 2020, todos los registros, incluido el registro por Kinder, se completarán solo con cita previa. El proceso de registro se realizará de conformidad con las órdenes ejecutivas del gobernador observando el distanciamiento social para que una persona lo ayude por teléfono o en línea con el registro. Póngase en contacto con Jamie Meeks en email@example.com o 401-829-5764 para determinar cómo podemos trabajar juntos para completar el registro. Para obtener ayuda en español, comuníquese con Ana Gomes a firstname.lastname@example.org o al 401-741-2210.
All registrants must provide evidence of the following information at the scheduled registration appointment:
1. Original Birth Certificate (Official Copy only) or a Passport
a. Children must be five years old on or before September 1st for Kindergarten.
2. Proof of Immunization and Physical Exam
a. Physical exam form is to be filled out by your child's physician.
b. Registration cannot be completed without proof of immunization or an exemption letter.
3. Parent/Guardian Photo ID
4. Proof of Residency: Students must reside in Newport with parent/guardian and provide one of the following:
Current Gas/Electric bill (phone bills not accepted) Current rental lease, purchase agreement, or mortgage statement. A rental lease must include your landlord's name and contact number. Rental/lease and purchase agreements must be followed up at the school with your first gas/electric bill.
If it is a 'lives with' situation, the Newport resident you are living with (i.e., family, friend) is required to write a letter explaining the living arrangement to the Newport School Department, and it must be signed and notarized. The Newport resident is also required to provide his/her Proof of Residency, and an attendance officer will verify.
5. Emergency Contact Information
a. You will need your doctor's name, address, and phone number. You will also need names and phone numbers of emergency contacts.
6. Students entering Kindergarten will need a child outreach screening. A screening completed in the school year prior to entry into Kindergarten is acceptable. Screenings by appointment are available most weekdays and during Kindergarten registration held in the Spring. Please call Child Outreach at 401-842-1900, Extension 22106, with any questions.
7. Please complete the registration packet prior to your visit. Click on Registration Packet below. Once the document comes up, click on the download button in the upper-right hand corner to download the packet to your computer, then save the document to your computer. Be sure to save your completed document to your computer before you print it or send. Completed packets can be emailed to email@example.com. Once you arrive to register, we can print your forms for your signature.
Please contact Nichole Bussiere, Early Childhood Coordinator
firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (401) 842-1935
Before you register your Pre-K child, please contact Nichole Bussiere for more information.
Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 Registration
Please contact Jamie Meeks
Office of Student Services
Please complete the registration packet prior to your visit; click on NPS Registration Packet below to download the packet to your computer. You will need Adobe Reader to complete the forms on your computer. To download Adobe Reader, click here.