Registration time for FWCS students - August 04, 2009

Record Number: 5246
Displayed from: Aug 04, 2009 , until: Aug 10, 2009

Registration for the 2009-10 school year will be held simultaneously Friday, Aug. 7, and Monday, Aug. 10, at the 51 Fort Wayne Community Schools elementary, middle and high schools. Parents can visit their child's school from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday or from noon to 7 p.m. Monday to get ready for the new school year. Students must register at the school they will attend, even if they attended that school last year. Parents should bring all necessary contact information, and those new to the district should bring vaccination records, birth certificates and Social Security cards for their children as well as proof of residency. Many of the forms parents will need to fill out are available by clicking on the registration link at www.fwcs.k12.in.us. The first day of school is Monday, Aug. 24.

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.