2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

    The Portsmouth School Department has started the process of registering kindergarten students for the 2019-2020 school year.  If you are the parent of an eligible student (born on or before September 1, 2014), please follow the steps listed below to ensure your student is properly registered.

    Step 1 - Complete the online registration
    Each student must have a completed online registration in our database before they can be registered.  Registrations are accepted via our online registration system, InfoSnap.  CLICK HERE to access the InfoSnap Registration. Once completed, you do not need to make an online appointment.  Please see Step 2 for more information. 

    *To ensure that your information is received, it is STRONGLY recommended that you do not access this database from a cellular phone. If you experience trouble opening this link, please make sure you are using Google Chrome as your browser.  You may also click on the "Student Registration for 2019-2020"  and register through that page.  

    Step 2 - Attend one of the Kindergarten Registration Days at Portsmouth Middle School
    To complete the registration process, it is important that you attend one of the Kindergarten Registration Days at Portsmouth Middle School (125 Jepson Lane) listed below:

    Tuesday, March 5th - 9am-1pm (Last names A-K)
    Wednesday, March 6th - 9am-1pm (Last names L-Z)
    Tuesday, March 12th - 9am-12pm (Make-up date)

    Individual appointments are not neccessary.  If all registration information has been completed on-line it should take 10-15 minutes to complete the process. If you cannot attend one of the Kindergarten Registration Days listed above, we will accept appointments beginning on March 13th in Central Administration.  All registrations appointments beginning March 13th are by appointment only.

    Requirements needed at registration appointment
    You are required to bring the following items to the Kindergarten Registration Days to finalize your child's registration:

    • Child's original Birth Certificate, Passport, or Military ID
    • Parent/Guardian's photo ID (drivers license or military ID)
    • Immunization records and copy of most recent physical

    Proof of Residency-Students must reside in Portsmouth with parent/guardian.  One form from each list below specifying the parent/guardian’s residency/address is required:

    LIST A
          Portsmouth Property Tax Bill
          Government Housing Letter
          Copy of Lease/Rental Agreement
          Notarized Letter attached to Property Tax Bill
          from Portsmouth Resident verifying residency of occupant

    LIST B
          Current Utility Bill (Home Telephone,Oil, Cable, Water, Electric or Gas)
         *Cell phone bill is NOT Acceptable

    For more information on registration requirements and policy information, please click here .

    Child Outreach staff will be available to schedule or complete children's developmental screenings at each of the Kindergarten Registration Days.  For information about this screening, please click here.

    If you are unable to attend one of the Kindergarten Days or have any questions about this process, please contact Jackie Cabral, Registrar, at 401-683-1039, ext. 0.

    Portsmouth Public Schools
    Ph: 401-683-1039 ext. 0