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2020-21 new student enrollment now open for LBUSD

Enrollment is now open for new students joining the Laguna Beach Unified School District for the 2020-21 academic year. The process has been adapted for online registration in order to comply with social distancing and the ongoing closure of the district’s campuses and offices related to COVID-19 mitigation efforts. The process begins by visiting the LBUSD enrollment page, which lays out the steps and includes a rundown of documents needed to complete the process.

The first step in the enrollment process is to verify residency by completing the Residency Verification Affidavit Form 1 and providing supporting documentation.

With new student enrollment, you will be asked to enter required information into the Aeries Internet Registration (AIR) online enrollment system. Please gather the documents listed below and make sure you have this information available before continuing. If you do not have this information available, please return to this online enrollment system when you do.

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The online process will take approximately 20 minutes to complete and requires a valid email address. You can logout and resume if the process takes longer than expected

Children must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2020, to enroll for the 2020-21 school year as a kindergarten student. Transitional Kindergarten (TK) is a half-day program offered in an AM or PM schedule. Students qualify for the TK program if they turn five (5) years old between September 2 and December 2, 2020. Additional program details attached, including the TK AM/PM schedule. The first day of school for the 2020-21 academic year is August 24. 

All kindergarten students must have completed a physical examination no more than six months prior to entering kindergarten. If an exam is completed between six and 12 months prior to kindergarten entrance, another physical exam will be required prior to entering first grade. All first-grade students must have completed a physical examination no more than 18 months prior to first-grade entry.

According to a California law, Education Code Section 49452.8, all kindergarten and/or first-grade students, whichever is his or her first year in public school, are also required to have an oral health assessment (dental check-up). Oral Health assessments completed up to 12 months before your child enters school will meet this requirement. The law specifies that the assessment must be done by a licensed dentist or other licensed dental health professional.

To visit the LBUSD enrollment page, click here.


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