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Front Office Closed for the Month Of July, 2017. First Day of School for the 2017-18 year is August 21, 2017.
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Enrollment

I am new to the area, how do I know which school my child belongs to?
Please check the School Locator to verify which elementary or middle school attendance area your address belongs to.

What documents do I need to enroll my child into school?
To enroll a student you need to provide the following documentation to the school Secretary:
  • Withdrawal papers from previous school
  • Immunization records (If from out of the Santa Clara County, you must also provide the results from the Mantou TB Test)
    • All 7th grade students must have a Tdap test done before the start of the school year.
  • Birth Certificate (Copy is made in person)
  • Cumulative Folder from previous school
  • Proof of address within the school boundaries:  Most current utility bill showing parent/guardian's name and address
  • If student is a Special Education student, a current IEP must be provided at the time of registration, or student can not be enrolled.
 
Please call the school Secretary for registration hours and to confirm needed registration paperwork.

For a list of schools, click here.

If I want to transfer my child from one Franklin-McKinley School to another, what steps do I take?
  • Fill out the intra district transfer request form. Click below.
  • Return the completed form to the Child, Welfare, and Attendance Office.
 
If I want to transfer my child outside of the Franklin-McKinley School District, what steps do I take?
  • Fill out the inter district request form. Click below.
  • Return the completed form to the Child, Welfare, and Attendance Office.
 
How long does it take to receive notice of intra or inter district request for transfer?
Once the completed form has been received by the Child, Welfare, and Attendance Office, parent/guardian will receive a letter within 10 business days.