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    STUDENT REGISTRATION

    2023-2024 SCHOOL REGISTRATION

    Richard Secord School will begin accepting Kindergarten and new student registrations for the 2023-2024 school year starting on February 1, 2023. Students who are new to Edmonton Public Schools will need to submit a completed Student Registration Form. You can register on the Division website at register for School starting on February 1, 2023. 

    Please see Home Page below for Open House information.

    Steps to Register for Students New to Edmonton Public Schools

    Step 1- Complete the digital student registration form

    Step 2- Provide legal proof of the student's name, citizenship and birthdate (see below for examples)

    Step 3- Provide 2 pieces of address verification for the student's parent/legal guardian (see below for examples)

    Step 4- A member from our administrative team will get in touch with you via email to confirm your registration

        *Examples of Legal Proof of a Student's Name

    • Canadian provincial birth certificate
    • Canadian citizenship document
    • Canadian passport
    • Confirmation of a permanent residence document

        *Confirmation of address

    • Valid driver's license or vehicle registration (must be current living address)
    • Lease agreement, rental agreement or purchase agreement
    • Utility bill, property tax bill or telephone bill
    • Banking, financial or insurance document

     

    Registration Information

    • Online Kindgarten Calculator link: epsb.ca/schools/register/kindergartenregistration/
    • If the number of students who want to attend a program exceeds the available space, applicants from outside the school’s designated attendance area will be chosen by random selection.
    • Specific information pertaining to the registration process can be found on the Edmonton Public School’s website.
    • Online registrations can be completed on your smartphone or other electronic devicesSubmitting a registration package after the deadline of April 14, 2023 may limit your options to schools with available spaceLearn more about registration dates and deadlinesAll documents must be uploaded in order to submit the form. Please ensure that you are providing clear photos and the entire page is visible for each document submitted. 

     

    CURRENT DIVISION STUDENTS

    Pre enrolment is open from March 6 until April 14, 2023. You will need to pre-enrol on SchoolZone to notify the school where you'd like your child to attend next year.

     

    Registration 2022-2023

    New online process

    Parents of children who are new to Edmonton Public Schools (including those entering Kindergarten) and independent students (over age 16 and living independently) should:

    Visit the new student registration page on epsb.ca to learn more.

    Click here to for videos about Ecole Richard Secord School, our Cogito or French Immersion programs. 

     

    Richard Secord School is full in planned classes in Kindergarten to Grade 6 in the Cogito Program AND Grade 1 in the French immersion program.

    If you are registering for Kindergarten or if you are new to Edmonton Public Schools, you must register online.

     

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INFORMATION UPDATES

Click Here to View Videos about Ecole Richard Secord School, Our Cogito or French Immersion Programs

OPEN HOUSE INFORMATION

Once again, our open house and registration process will be online!

We would love to meet you at one of our VIRTUAL "Open House" meetings.

Richard Secord School administration will respond to many of your questions during the virtual Open House Meetings.

  • For Families Interested in Cogito Kindergarten 
  • For Families Interested in Cogito - Grades 1 - 6
  • For Families Interested in French Immersion

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

REGISTRATION OF STUDENTS NEW TO EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS BEGINS FEBRUARY 1

When you are ready to register your student, please review the EPSB Registration Information.

Then you can complete the Digital Student Registration Form. If you have other students registered at Richard Secord School, we would ask that you list them in the section "Family Circumstances." Please provide their names, grade and program.

Students Registering for Cogito Kindergarten Will Participate in a Meeting for Success

  • If you have completed the digital registration for the Cogito program, you will need to bring your child to school for a "meeting for success."
    • This will provide us with information to discuss your child's readiness for the expectations and demands of the program. 
  • Kindergarten Meetings for Success will occur on Thursday, March 16, at 2:30 p.m. Parents and students would arrive at 2:15 p.m.

Students New to Edmonton Public Schools Registering for Richard Secord Grades 1 - 6 

  • Starting February 1, 2023, you can register your child online.
  • If you have completed the digital registration for our Cogito program, we ask that you provide us with a copy of your child's November 2022 progress report. You can email this to rsecord@epsb.ca or give a paper copy to our front office staff
    • Administration will use this information to engage parents in a conversation about the child’s readiness for the expectations and demands of the program.

PRE-ENROLMENT OF STUDENTS CURRENTLY ATTENDING AN EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOL

BEGINS MARCH 6

  • Parents can sign in to their SchoolZone account between March 6 and April 14 to select their child’s preferred #EPSB school. 
  • If you have selected the Cogito program at Richard Secord on SchoolZone, we ask that you provide us with a copy of your child's November 2022 progress report. You can email this to resecord@epsb.ca or give a paper copy to our front office staff.
    • School Administration will use this information to engage parents in a conversation about the child’s readiness for the expectations and demands of the program.