Registration Information


Registration Help

STUDENT REGISTRATION: 
Returning Students

Students who attended ANY Portage Township School (including SELF) this school year (2018-2019) and will be attending a Portage Township School for the (2019-2020) school year. This includes students who might be switching between Portage schools. 
  • Please sign into your PowerSchool Parent Portal Single Sign In Account and complete the registration for your student(s).
    • If you forget your login information, please contact your child's school. To protect privacy, we will not provide login information over the phone.  We will email the information to an e-mail address on file OR you may come to the school with a photo ID.

  • Once logged in, read and follow the directions carefully as you verify the information we have on file for your student.
  • Once you have completed the information update, click on Save and Exit
  • After completing the online registration, please provide residency verification for your child's schoolSee below (Completing Registration / Residency Verification)for full details on valid residency verification.
The online registration window will close on April 20. Any returning student who has not completed registration by April 20 for 2019-2020, you will need to complete enrollment procedures as a new student over the summer.  You will be required to prove residency, regardless of grade level. 
 
   NEW STUDENTS ONLY!



Registration Agreement Forms

  • The online registration for students is open from April 8 to April 19, 2019.

  • If you have students at multiple schools in the district, you will be able to complete the registration for all of your students at one school.

  • If parents register prior to June 30, they may send a picture or scanned copy for PROOF OF RESIDENCY to Registration@Portage.k12.in.us

  • Students in ALL GRADES must prove residency.
  • Computers are available at each school from April 8 - April 19 from 9:30 - 2:00 PM.
  • April 15, 16, and 17 - A computer lab (J-Lab) at the High School will be open to help parents register and prove residency from 3:00-7:00 PM.   Please enter at Door D.

  • 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 call our Transportation office at 763-8080 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 call your child's home school or email Registration@Portage.k12.in.us for assistance.
 
COMPLETING REGISTRATION / RESIDENCY VERIFICATION:

If you are unable to visit one of our schools to complete the registration process, you may scan copies of your ID, along with other 2 other items for proof of residency. Email your copies to 

We will be opening the school offices from April 8 to April 19 from 9:30 - 2:30 to finish registration by collecting necessary forms and verifying residency for ALL GRADES. We will also be opening the High School J Lab school on April 15, 16, and 17 from 3:00-7:00 PM. This is to help parents register and verify residency for ALL GRADES.

If you have students at multiple schools in the district, you will be able to complete the registration for all of your students at one school. Please be sure to bring any documentation requested through the pre-registration process as well as documentation to prove residency. You must bring 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 (2018-2019)
(2019-2020) will be available after July 1, 2019

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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