To be eligible to attend Kindergarten children must be five years of age by the last day of December in the year they wish to register for Kindergarten see Administrative Procedure 300 Admission Age of Students. You will be required to complete the forms included in the "Getting Ready for Kindergarten Package".
Grades 1 to 12
If your child already attends school within Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools, he/she will be automatically registered at the same school for the following year and you do not need to re-register your child however the school will provide a verification of registration to ensure they have accurate information on file. In cases where your child is transitioning from elementary to junior high or junior to senior high school, your child will be automatically registered in the appropriate school according to WRPS school boundaries.
The School Act Section 1(m) defines an Independent Student as someone who is:
(i) 18 years of age or older, or,
(ii) 16 years of age or older, and
- who is living independently or
- who is a party to an agreement under 57.2 Child, Youth and Family Enhancement Act.
If you are new to the division, you must complete FORMS:
Remit these directly to the school you wish to register your child.
This registration form is a legal document, and must include a document of proof of birth. It must be accurate and complete.
The student registration form is used to enroll a student who is new to Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools, or who is returning to the district.
It is also used to record important information changes, such as changes to:
· Legal name of the student or parent or guardian
· Legal relationship of parent/guardian to student
· Entitlement to francophone rights
School of Choice
Families have the right to choose a school other than their designated school. Refer to the School of Choice section of this website for more information.