Welcome to Red Jacket!
The following steps are outlined to
assist parents and/or guardians who wish to enroll students in the
Manchester-Shortsville School District:
How do I register my student?
Contact Sue Vanderwall at (585) 289-3964 x3308 between the hours of
7:30am and 2:30pm to schedule an appointment to return your registration
information (or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org). You will be
required to provide documentation when registering your student. See
Registration Requirements below.
2. After completing the
required registration forms, the school building in which your child
will be enrolled will request records from the previous school. Once
records are received, you will receive a phone call to schedule an
appointment with you to complete the registration process and provide
you with a start date for your child.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to provide all of the required documents?
Yes. You must provide all of the documents listed above, per our Board of Education Policy, to register your student.
How soon before my students begin school?
all registration requirements are in place (forms, proofs of residency,
custody paperwork, etc.), your student's school building will request
records from the previous school. The school will then contact you to
meet with you and the student to place him/her in a class or, develop a
schedule for him/her. If the previous school records are sent quickly,
the student is usually enrolled within a few days.
Who can register a student?
the child's parent or legal guardian can register a student. Relatives
can register a student only when that relative has legal custody of the
child. We do require a copy of the court paperwork showing
My former spouse and I share custody of our child. Can I register him/her?
parent/guardian with physical placement/custody of the child must
register the child. Additionally, the parent with physical custody must
maintain a residence in the Manchester-Shortsville District
boundaries. The child must spend the majority of the school year with
I have a copy of my child's birth certificate but, not the original. Is that acceptable?
You must provide the original, government issued birth certificate with
a raised seal. We will make a copy for our records. If you do not have
an original birth certificate, contact Sue Vanderwall & she can
provide you with the papers to request an original replacement.