New student registration
Students who are new to Surrey school district need to register in person at their neighbourhood school or school of their choice if space is available. Upon registration at the school, the following documents must be provided:
- Proof of Birth Date for the student (Birth certificate or passport);
- Proof of guardianship (parents’ or guardians’ as shown on birth certificate or other appropriate legal documentation such as landed immigrant paper or guardianship order);
- Proof of citizenship for both the parent and the student (Canadian birth certificate, citizenship card, passport, landed immigrant document, permanent resident card);
- Proof of Residency (a purchase or rental agreement, cable, hydro or gas bill etc.)
Children who turn five years old before Jan. 1, 2015 are eligible to begin school in September 2014.
The same documents listed above for new students must also be provided to register a student for kindergarten.
Registration begins in Surrey schools on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. To register, contact your nearest elementary school. If you don’t know the nearest school to you, visit the Locate a School page or call 604-595-5195.