What you'll need to register your child
To register your child for school in the
City School District of Albany, you will need to bring proper
identification with you to the Central Registration Office, located
at 75 Watervliet Ave. Central Registration is open from 8:30 a.m.
until 4 p.m. and can be reached at 475-6125.
Please note the
following items carefully. You will need all of these required items
with you when you come to register your child.
1) Documentation of birth: One (1) of the following
(copies will not be accepted)
photo identification is required
3) Proof of address: Two (2)
different items are required
These items must include the
name and address of a parent or guardian and must be dated within
30 days prior to registration date.
Examples of acceptable proofs of address include the
Cell phone or telephone bill (welcome letter from
phone company is acceptable)
Utility bill (electric, gas)
Satellite/cable television bill or installation
Furniture rental statement (e.g., Aaron’s,
Auto insurance ID card
Original lease agreement
(acceptable only from an apartment complex or a real-estate company)
NYS driver license issued within the last 30 days
or change-of-address sticker on reverse side
Payroll check (dated within the last two
Social Security statements
Post office change of address
Credit card/bank statements
Tax bills (water, property or school)
Any proof older than 30 days
4) Official immunization record signed by a physician
or clinic staff.
5) Custody papers, if applicable (court order of
custody or stamped petition is acceptable)
If the student is not the biological child,
documentation must be presented that proves a permanent and total
transfer of custody and control has been achieved.
Notarized letters for
Report card or transcript for all new students entering middle school
and high school.