Enrollment Services Staff
District Enrollment

Kindergarten Enrollment 2024-2025

Minot Public Schools is excited to welcome students to the Kindergarten class for the 2024-2025 school year! The first day of school August 21, 2024 for grades 1-12. Kindergarten orientation will occur that first week of school. It will consist of an orientation for parents and students, it is approximately 2 hours long. Your students first day of kindergarten will be a half day. Your school will reach out after the second weekend of August once staff returns to set up your students first day of school. For more information click the Kindergarten Orientation Link.

**Your child must be age 5 by July 31, 2024 to attend school in the fall. **

**NOTE:  Please complete the enrollment process by July 31, 2024 to insure a higher  probability of the student attending their boundary school. Due to capacity limitations, those who wait too long may be placed in a different school and required to wait until the following year to be enrolled in their boundary school. **

Parents are able to complete enrollment online. The registration process should take approximately 20-30 minutes per student. We recommend collecting the following REQUIRED documents prior to beginning the online registration process.  We request that you complete the registration process within two weeks. 

  • Copy of State Certified Birth Certificate
  • Copy of Immunization Record
  • Parent/Guardian photo ID
  • Custody/guardianship paperwork (if applicable)
  • Proof of Residence - must apply to the dwelling (e.g.: Utility Bill - current within the last 60 days, Rental/Lease Agreement, Home Mortgage Statement, Home Purchase Agreement, Homeowner’s/Renter’s Insurance Policy, Ward County Property Tax Statement) Parents who reside on Minot Air Force Base can use any one of the following for proof of residence:  Lease, military orders, utility bill or military ID.

Now you are ready to begin! Please follow these steps using a computer NOT A SMARTPHONE:

Before you begin the Pre-Registration process verify the school your child will attend with your current physical address at Map My School

  1. Complete the Kindergarten_Pre-Registration_2024-25**  **

  2. Once your pre-registration is approved, you will receive an email with instructions on how to create your PowerSchool Parent account  (if you already have an account – it will provide instructions on how to add the new student to your existing PowerSchool Parent Account) -This email will arrive within 1 business day after submitting the Pre Register Form. If you do not see it in your inbox, make sure to check your junk/spam folder. If you have not received an email within 48 hours  please contact Alexis Perez at 701-857-4444 or email at alexis.perez@minot.k12.nd.us

  3. Log into your PowerSchool Parent account and click on FORMS. Complete and submit each form, and upload your REQUIRED documents.

  4. After submitting all forms and uploads, remember to check out the Kindergarten Orientation document located on the 2024-25 Kindergarten Enrollment page for more information.

SUGGESTIONS for uploading documents:

  • when uploading do not condense the document, upload as normal size
  • when naming a document DO NOT use special characters like apostrophe, commas or quotation marks.  Periods and dashes are acceptable

ENROLLMENT FOR GRADES K-12 for the 2024-25 school year will continue through the end of the school year.

At Minot Public Schools, students attend schools based on the area in which they live. Boundaries are set for elementary, middle and high schools. To determine what your school district is please us the boundary map at Map My School****

Enrollment will be a two-step process.

The pre-registration will require you to choose the school in which you are enrolling your student. After the pre-registration form is submitted, it will be reviewed by District Office staff.

  • Instructions for using Boundary Map
  • Verify the school your child will attend with your current physical address at Map My School
  • Step 2:

  • After your pre-registration is approved, you will receive an email with instructions on how to create your PowerSchool Parent account  (if you already have an account – it will provide instructions on how to add the new student to your existing PowerSchool Parent Account) -This email will arrive within 1 business day after submitting the Pre Register Form. If you do not see it in your inbox, make sure to check your junk/spam folder. If you have not received an email within 48 hours please contact Alexis Perez at 701-857-4444 or email at alexis.perez@minot.k12.nd.us
  • Log into your PowerSchool Parent account and click on FORMS. Complete and submit each form, and upload your

**NOTE:  Please complete the enrollment process by July 31, 2024 to insure a higher  probability of the student attending their boundary school. Due to capacity limitations, those who wait too long may be placed in a different school and required to wait until the following year to be enrolled in their boundary school. **

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Alexis Perez, District Enrollment Specialist at 701-857-4444.   Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

215 2nd Street SE Minot, ND 58701 alexis.perez@minot.k12.nd.us Phone: 701-857-4444 Fax: 701-857-4472