STUDENT REGISTRATION

5668 State Route 209
Lykens, PA 17048

Telephone: (717) 362-6556
Fax: (717) 362-3050

Central Registration: Sherry Morgan

To be eligible for enrollment in the Upper Dauphin Area schools, students must reside within the boundaries of the Upper Dauphin Area School District and have attained the chronological age of five (5) years on or before September 1.

Student registrations are by appointment only.

A child presented for enrollment in kindergarten must be 5.0 years of age on or before September 1, 2018.

Please read the Kindergarten Registration Parent Letter.  You must have an appointment to register your child.  Please contact the Elementary School Office at (717) 362-6617 to make an appointment.

To register your child for Kindergarten, you must complete an online form.

  • It is highly recommended that you complete this process BEFORE you arrive for your appointment.
  • If you have Internet access, you can complete the online registration form before you arrive for your appointment.
    • To complete the form, you must first have a registration account on our online registration portalThis is a separate account from the online portal account.
    • If you already have an online registration account, you may log in and click on the option to create a registration for a new student.
    • If you do not have an online registration account, you must create an account, verify the account (a link is emailed to you after you create the account) and then log in to complete the registration process.  Again, the online registration account is different from the online parent portal account.
  • If you do not have a computer or have access to a computer, you will be able to complete the process prior to your appointment.  This will add approximately 30 minutes to the registration process.  Please plan to come early if you do not complete the online registration form prior to the day of your appointment.

All of the documents required for proof of residence must be brought to the registration appointment. Proof of residence in the Upper Dauphin Area School District is defined as:

  • A Pennsylvania Driver’s License, Pennsylvania Photo Identification Card or Passport.
  • One (1) of the following:
    • Homeowner: Deed for a residential property within the Upper Dauphin Area School District, settlement document or sales agreement, or
    • Renter: A lease or notarized affidavit from the homeowner showing occupancy of a residence within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
  • If you do not have any of the documents listed above, then you must present two (2) of the following:
    • Proof of property tax return indicating the address within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
    • Current check stub for wages, public assistance, social security or other source of income indicating the address within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
    • Payment or proof of liability for payment for municipal or school district taxes for an improved property within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
    • Current utility bill indicating payment for a utility due to occupancy of a residence within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.

You must also bring your child’s immunization records with you to the registration appointment.  All children registered in kindergarten must have completed the following immunizations before entry:

  • Three doses of hepatitis B vaccine.
  • Four doses of polio with 4th dose administered on or after one’s 4th birthday.
  • A second dose of measles vaccine, preferably given as Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR).
  • A fourth dose of tetanus and diphtheria vaccine, including one dose administered on or after one’s 4th birthday.
  • Two doses of Varicella (chickenpox vaccine).

In addition, the following must be brought to the registration appointment:

  • Your child,
  • Child’s birth certificate or proof of age,
  • Custody papers (if it applies to your child).

A student moving into the Upper Dauphin Area School District must be registered before attending any of the schools within the UDASD. You must have an appointment to register your child.  Please contact the Central Registration Secretary at (717) 362-6556 to make an appointment.

To register your child (or children), you must complete an online form.

  • It is highly recommended that you complete this process BEFORE you arrive for your appointment.
  • If you have Internet access, you can complete the online registration form before you arrive for your appointment.
    • To complete the form, you must first have a registration account on our online registration portalThis is a separate account from the online portal account.
    • If you already have an online registration account, you may log in and click on the option to create a registration for a new student.
    • If you do not have an online registration account, you must create an account, verify the account (a link is emailed to you after you create the account) and then log in to complete the registration process.  Again, the online registration account is different from the online parent portal account.
  • If you do not have a computer or have access to a computer, you will be able to complete the process prior to your appointment.  This will add approximately 30 minutes to the registration process.  Please plan to come early if you do not complete the online registration form prior to the day of your appointment.

All of the documents required for proof of residence must be brought to the registration appointment. Proof of residence in the Upper Dauphin Area School District is defined as:

  • A Pennsylvania Driver’s License, Pennsylvania Photo Identification Card or Passport.
  • One (1) of the following:
    • Homeowner: Deed for a residential property within the Upper Dauphin Area School District, settlement document or sales agreement, or
    • Renter: A lease or notarized affidavit from the homeowner showing occupancy of a residence within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
  • If you do not have any of the documents listed above, then you must present two (2) of the following:
    • Proof of property tax return indicating the address within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
    • Current check stub for wages, public assistance, social security or other source of income indicating the address within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
    • Payment or proof of liability for payment for municipal or school district taxes for an improved property within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.
    • Current utility bill indicating payment for a utility due to occupancy of a residence within the Upper Dauphin Area School District.

You must also bring your child’s immunization records with you to the registration appointment.  Immunization requirements may be found under the Required Immunizations tab on this page.

In addition, the following must be brought to the registration appointment:

  • Child’s birth certificate or proof of age,
  • Custody papers (if it applies to your child).

**PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE NEW IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FROM THE PA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR**

2017-2018 School Vaccinations Requirements (English)

2017-2018 School Vaccinations Requirements (Spanish)