As the parent or guardian of an incoming 9th grade student to the Sequoia Union High School District, there is important information you need to make certain your child is ready for the beginning of school in August. Please read the following information carefully and do not hesitate to contact the district at the numbers/emails below if you have any questions.

 

Start by Identifying Home School

 
Click on the link below to utilize your address of residency to identify your student's home school: 
 

Incoming 9th Graders: Steps to Enrollment

Step 1

Step 1: Address Verification - MANDATORY

All students coming into the district must verify their address to show they live within the district boundaries and are eligible to attend school in the Sequoia Union High School District. Click on the link below for information to determine which documents you must bring to verify your address and to find out further information about the process. 
  • Address Verification Information
    • Begins November 1st.
    • Address verification must be done in person.
    • The Sequoia Union High School office is located at 480 James Ave in RWC.
    • Address verification can be done Monday through Friday from 8:15 a.m. through 4:15 p.m.
     
    In late October, a letter is sent to all incoming 9th grade students for the 2018-19 school year announcing address verification
     
 
For Address Verification Assistance click the name to send an email message:
 
Perla, Marlaina
Ext. 22209
 
 

Step 2

Step 2: Open Enrollment - OPTIONAL

An OPTIONAL Open Enrollment transfer provides incoming 9th grade families with the opportunity to apply to attend a school other than their home school. Note: you only need to apply for open enrollment if you wish to have your student attend a school other than his/her assigned school.

  • Opens: OCTOBER 2, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.
  • Closes: FEBRUARY 2, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. No late applications are accepted
 
  • Open Enrollment information & Application (CLOSED)
    Note:  If your application is approved, the new school becomes your home school for the remainder of high school. There is no period to rescind your transfer.
 
For Open Enrollment Assistance click the name to send an email message:
650.369.1411
Ext. 22211
 

Step 3

Step 3: Course Selection and Approval - MANDATORY

  • This is coordinated at school sites by SUHSD Counselor Liaisons. Students receive information on courses to enroll in and submit requests during the Liaison visits during the Spring.

Step 4

Step 4: Online Information Update - MANDATORY

  • Online Information Update
    Completing this process will allow each parent to update their emergency and household information as well as to review their student's selected courses for the upcoming school year. Parents will receive information to complete the OIU in the Spring.

Step 5

Step 5: Arena Check-In - MANDATORY 

  • Your assigned home school will send information to you with important dates and information for the Arena Check-in Registration process. Expect this information to be sent home in the late Spring or early Summer, and posted to school websites at the same time.

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Click on the link below for the list of transition contacts for the Sequoia Union High School District.