• Registering a New Student in our School District

      
    Online Registration graphic

    Red Hook CSD has an ONLINE REGISTRATION PORTAL available here:

     
    Step 1: Once you get to this site, please click "Online Registration" link at the bottom of the box which starts the three-step process. 
    Step 2: You will receive an email with two attachments: one with information and another with a packet of forms you must fill out and return them to Elena Maskell at registration@rhcsd.org. 
    All forms are necessary to complete registration.
    Step 3: You must provide additional documents as outlined below to complete the registration process.
     
    Questions? Please contact Elena Maskell at registration@rhcsd.org
     
    If you cannot access the portal, please download an electronic Registration Packet here which contains all of the fillable forms for your convenience.
     
    NOTE: If your child has already been registered, please provide the District with any updated information. Updated documents would include: updated immunization records and health visit, updated lease or residency papers, updated custody papers (if applicable), updated cell phone numbers, or anything else that has changed between the original registration date and now.
     
    In addition to completing the Parent Portal and the Forms in the Registration Packet, parents/guardians are REQUIRED to provide the following additional documents at the time of registration:
     
    1. Proof of Verification of Age (one of the following):
    •      Original Birth Certificate
    •      Baptismal Certificate
    •      Other (see list below) 
     
     2. Proof of Verification of Residence (one of the following):
    •      Copy of Deed
    •      Copy of Purchase Contract, with letter from attorney including date/time of closing
    •      Lease Agreement or Statement from Landlord, Owner or Tenant from whom you lease or live with
    •      Statement from a third party establishing the physical presence of the parent(s)/guardian(s) in the school district
    •      Other (see list below) 
    3. Up-to-Date Immunization Records.
     
    4. Proof of Guardianship (if applicable):
    •      Judicial custody orders
    •      Guardianship papers
    •      Signed affidavits
    •      Other
     
    Other Proofs of Residency: 
     
    Pay stub Utility or other Bills
    Income tax form Membership documents based on residency (e.g., library cards)
    Voter Registration document(s) Official driver's license, learner's permit, or non-driver ID
    State or other governmental issued ID Documents issued by federal, state or local agencies
     
    Other Proofs of Age: 
     
    Passport Official driver's license
    State or other government issued ID School photo identification with date of birth
    Consulate identification card Military dependent identification card
    Hospital or health records Documents issued by federal, state, or local agencies
    Court orders or other court-issued documents Records from non-profit international aid agencies and voluntary agencies 
    Native American tribal documents  
      
     
    The Central Registrar can also mail the registration packet to you in advance of your appointment to minimize your appointment time.  
     
     
    The school district is required by New York State Education Law to verify the prospective student's eligibility for enrollment based on residency within the district's boundaries.
  • Photo of student at a deskRed Hook accepting non-resident, tuition-paying students

    Tuition-paying families are accepted on a case-by-case basis. The first step is meeting with the Superintendent of Schools for a meet and greet to discuss tuition parameters at RHCSD, transportation requirements, and any special circumstances.