Registration & Enrollment


Registration Help

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  • Parents / Guardians of students of all grade levels will be required to provide residency verification at their students’ school. 
  • Please complete this registration process on a computer/tablet. Phone & mobile device browsers may not display all questions & features.
 "The following video contains registration information in Spanish. 
El siguiente video contiene información de registro en español."

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Registration Information in Spanish


STUDENT REGISTRATION:

 

Registration Agreement Forms

  • Registration must be completed with the link above.
  • If parents register prior to June 30, please send a picture or scanned copy for PROOF OF RESIDENCY to Registration@Portage.k12.in.us
  • Students in GRADES K, 3,6,9 and 11 must prove residency.
  • July 1 - All students that did not register will now be required to register as "NEW STUDENTS". This means that all sections for registration will need to be completed, rather than simply updating.

  • After completing the online registration, you must prove residency. Visit (Completing Registration) below for full details on valid residency verification and complete the registration process.
  • New students must provide a Birth Certificate and Social Security card so we can place them on record.
  • To help determine class registration and placement, please provide a copy of your child's latest school transcript or report card from their previous school.
  • To determine which school your child/children will attend, please email us at Registration@portage.k12.in.us and give them your address for information on what elementary and/or middle school your child will attend. 
  • All students in grades 9-12 will attend Portage High School. 
If you have any questions, please email your child's Principal or email Registration@Portage.k12.in.us for assistance.
 
COMPLETING REGISTRATION / RESIDENCY VERIFICATION:

You may scan copies of your ID, along with other 2 other items for proof of residency. Email your copies to 

Please be sure to provide any documentation requested through the pre-registration process as well as documentation to prove residency. You must provide a drivers license or state/Federal photo ID and two of the following:
  • Current Lease Agreement
  • Current Mortgage papers
  • Current NIPSCO bill with current address
  • Current Water bill and/or sewer bill with current address
  • Current Bill with the home mailing address
  • Affidavit of Residency (notarized) (must be submitted annually) if applicable
  • Indiana Department of Education form I, II, or III (form can be picked up at child’s school) if applicable
ONLINE FEE PAYMENT:

We are also offering families the option of paying for registration fees online with a credit card, debit card, or electronic check. As always, you will also have the option of paying by check or cash at the schools when you complete your registration. Credit and Debit card payments will ONLY be accepted online.

To pay online, go to our Online Fee Payment link. If you have an account, please login. If you are a new user, on the right side of the page, under New Users, you can click on the Registration Guide for instructions on setting up your account.

APPLY for FREE / REDUCED LUNCH:

For current year only (2019-2020)
(2020-2021) will be available after July 1, 2020

Click to access Free and Reduced Lunch Applications.  To apply for Free and Reduced lunch, visit our District site at www.Portage.k12.in.us. Click on the Food Service link in the middle of the page and click on the link for Meal Applications. You can also access this directly by clicking here.
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