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New Enrollment

Rescue Union School District Enrollment for 2017-2018

Rescue Union School District welcomes regular Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, new student
registration and transfer requests for the 2017-2018 school year. Registration will begin on February 6, 2017
at all schools in the district based upon designated boundaries. To find your school of attendance please
check our boundary map at http://www.schoolworksgis.com/Rescue/schoollocator.html or contact the district
office at 530-677- 4461 for assistance. Enrollment packets and transfer request forms will be available to
parents at all school sites beginning Wednesday, February 1, 2017.
 
Students must be five years of age on or before September 1, 2017 to enter Kindergarten. Students must be
five years of age on or before December 2, 2017 to be eligible for Transitional Kindergarten. Priority for
Transitional Kindergarten will be given to students with their fifth birthdays between September 2 and
December 2, 2017, however, students who turn five between December 3, 2017 and March 1, 2018 are
eligible to participate in the Transitional Kindergarten as they turn five. These students will be put on a
waiting list in order of birth date and placed on a space available basis.
 
The following documentation is required for registration:
  • An up-to- date immunization record
  • County Certificate of Live Birth (with county seal)
  • Proof of district residency (escrow papers, telephone or utility bill, rental agreement)
  • If applicable, signed intradistrict or interdistrict transfer forms and current court orders regarding custody must also be turned in with packets.
Please bring in original documents and the school will make copies.
 
Registration packets should be returned with all required documentation. If registration packets are not complete at time of submission, your child will not be enrolled until all required documentation has been received. For additional information regarding registration please contact your school.

Updated vaccinations are required prior to school entry for all grades. For more information regarding vaccines that are required for school entry please visit:
Under a new law known as SB 277, beginning January 1, 2016 exemptions based on personal beliefs,
including religious beliefs, will no longer be an option for the vaccines that are currently required for entry into
child care or school in California. For more information about immunization requirements and resources,
please visit the California Department of Public Health’s website at www.shotsforschool.org and
www.shotsforschool.org/laws/exemptions.

Students (and siblings) attending the Rescue Union School District on a current Intradistrict or Interdistrict
Transfer, must renew/submit the application by March 31, 2017.

If you are interested in our Visual and Performing Arts Program at Jackson Elementary School or our
C.O.O.L. School (a combination on-line/in- class blended learning program for grades 3-8); information and
brochures are available on our website. Students must be registered at their home school in the attendance
area where they reside.

Completing the Registration Process

  • Bring in original documents and the school will make copies. 
  • Registration packets will only be accepted with all required documentation and forms shown on the right.. 
  • It is not necessary for immunizations to be complete at the time of registration. 
  • In July, complete the online registration process utilizing the Aeries Parent Portal with the directions mailed to you.
 

Innovative Learning Opportunities

  • Located at Jackson Elementary School

C.O.O.L. School Virtual Academy 

  • Available to all students in El Dorado County and any county that touches El Dorado County.
  • A combination on-line and partial in-class blended learning program for grades 3-8.