IMPORTANT NOTICE – SCHOOL REGISTRATIONS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE
During school closures due to COVID-19, the Near North District School Board will be accepting school registrations through an online application process.
The online registration package is available for families registering their children for school with the Near North District School Board. Children turning four (4) years of age on or before December 31st of the current year and students who are new to the Near North District School Board can access the online Registration Form. Schools will contact families to confirm receipt of the registration form.
Find your zoned school using the Eligibility Query School Locator before completing the registration packages.
Please note: The information entered on the online registration form cannot be saved; therefore, the online registration MUST be completed in one sitting. Please expect to spend 20-30 minutes completing the online registration form. Fields that do not apply to you or for which you do not have the information can be left blank.
Once schools reopen, please bring the following original documents to the school office for copying.
- Proof of Birth (Birth Certificate, Canadian Passport, birth registration, citizenship card or statement of live birth)
- Proof of Address (Proof of rental/lease agreement, utility bills, proof of purchase)
- Immunization Record
- For students in SK to Grade 12 - School documents; recent Report Card, Individual Education Plan (I.E.P) - any relevant document or information to share with the school.
Parents registering online will need to complete additional forms to finalize the registration process when schools reopen.
Parents of school-aged children must provide their child's vaccination information to the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit. Students without the required vaccines will receive a notice asking for updated immunization information. For more information, please visit MyHealthUnit.ca.
If you have any questions regarding the registration process or require assistance please call your designated school.
WHAT I SHOULD KNOW
Registration for all students takes place directly at our schools. For more information about student registration, please contact your local school.
Do you have a child entering Kindergarten? Please visit our Kindergarten Page for more information.
If you are not sure which school services your community, please click here.
During the summer months, when elementary schools are closed, please contact the Near North District School Board office to register your child.
The Nipissing-Parry Sound Student Transportation Services will be pleased to assist you with any transportation inquiries.