Register for School

Basic Requirements for Registration

In order to register for school in our district, families must:

  • Establish residency within the district

  • Have legal physical custody of the child(ren)

  • Show proof that the child(ren) is school-aged

  • Provide documentation of all NYS immunizations showing that current requirements have been met

Forms and Documents To Register A Student

The following forms and documents will be required for students to been enrolled in an RCS school. This includes registration for Kindergarten.

Residency Documentation & Address Change

Only students whose primary residence is within the Ravena Coeymans Selkirk School District are entitled to enroll for a free education.

In order to show residence within the district, families are asked to provide two (2) documents at initial enrollment as well as any time their primary address changes.

The provided documentation must clearly show the name of the registering parent or guardian along with the physical address where the family and student resides.

Copies are acceptable, but must be clear and include enough information to show that the documented address is current and is the primary address of the parent or guardian. Account numbers, financial, or other sensitive information may be redacted but the registrar retains the right to examine the original document if there are questions regarding the validity of the copy.

Returning Forms and Documents

• Fax: 518-756-4561 (Attn: Registrar)
• Scan and email:
• Mail: Registrar, PO Box 100, Ravena, NY 12143
• Drop off at any school building office (Attn: Registrar)

Please make sure any copies or digital files are clear and large enough to read and be printed.

English Language Learners (ELL)

RCS offers English language learners appropriate programming in English Language Learners (ELL) classes, at all grade levels K-12. Students are identified through the registration process. If you have any questions, you can contact the District Registrar, at for more information.

The Ravena Coeymans Selkirk Central School District does not enroll students who live outside of the district on a tuition or non-tuition basis, except for children of employees who are approved to attend by the superintendent.