Registration for the North Putnam School Corporation will be held on Monday, Aug. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Tuesday, Aug. 7 from noon-7 p.m.
If parents are unable to register at these times, they are requested to call their child's school and make other arrangements.
As in the past, parents also have the option of registering their child online. In order to register online, parents will need to go to the corporation's homepage, click on the registration button and follow the directions.
School offices opened for the 2012-13 school year on Thursday, Aug. 2 .
The first student day at North Putnam is Aug. 14.
Student registration forms have been placed online and parents may update student information through Harmony.
In addition, bus information, free and reduced lunch applications and grade-level supply lists are also available online.
Text book rental fees are paid through a secure e-Funding account. Step-by-step e-Funding directions are attached at the registration link.
Book fees are as follows:
Bainbridge and Roachdale Elementary:
Pre School -- No rental fees
Kindergarten -- $69.20
Grade 1 -- $73.24
Grade 2 -- $68.87
Grade 3 -- $59.56
Grade 4 -- $55.70
Grade 5 -- $56.50
Grade 6 -- $105.31
Grade 7 -- $142.65
Grade 8 -- $163.38
(*Fees listed are the maximum and will vary depending on class schedule.)
Textbook rental costs and student fees are contingent upon the classes taken and will vary with each student.
For all grade levels, student and textbook rental fees are due at the time of registration.
Parents are eligible for textbook rental assistance if they qualify for free or reduced lunch based on federal free lunch guidelines.
Free and reduced lunch applications are available at all North Putnam schools and in the corporation newsletter that will be mailed prior to the first day of class.
Parents who wish to apply for textbook rental assistance are required to fill out a free and reduced lunch application, including the portion dealing specifically with textbook assistance, and bring it to registration.
Those who do not qualify for free or reduced lunch but cannot pay textbook rental or student fees at the time of registration are requested to make an appointment with the building principal or assistant principal to arrange a payment plan.
For middle school and high school students, class schedules, a supply list, locker assignments, student handbooks and free/reduced lunch applications will be provided at the time of on-site registration.
Students new to North Putnam Schools must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at registration. A copy of the student's birth certificate, immunization records and proof of residency is required.
Students living with adults other than their parents will be required to have court documents detailing legal guardianship before enrolling.