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The Surrey School District is pleased to welcome new students to our schools. To start the student registration process, parents need to fill out and submit an on-line registration application which can be found by clicking This Registration Link. Please attach/upload all required documnetionwhen you fill out the on-line registration. In-person registration at the neighbourhood school in not required.  

If the Student is a Refugee Claimant, or a Temporary Resident where the parent holds a temporary Study, Work, Diplomatic, or Minister/Religious Permit the school wilforward your registration to the Funding Eligible Branch of the Welcome Centre. Parents may be asked to submit additional documentation to determine if their child is funding eligible according to the Ministry of Education's guidelines. Once your application has been aproved, you will be issued an offical Letter of Acceptance (LOA) which is required prior to the student being enrolled at their school. 

(please refer to information below for additional details and Quick Links).

School Registration Documents for All Students: 
Before starting the on-line registration process, parents must be prepared to upload the following documents:
  • Proof of birth date for the student (original birth certificate and/or passport) 
  • Proof of guardianship (parents' or guardians' as shown on birth certificate or other appropriate legal documentation such as landed immigrant document or guardianship document) 
  • Proof of residence (e.g. ordinarily resident) of parent/legal guardian in BC: 
    • Three pieces of identification showing the address of residence (purchase or rental agreement, cable, hydro or gas bill, driver's license, etc.)
    • One of the three pieces above must be government issued in order to complete the registration process (BC driver's license, BC Services Card, BCID or BC Care Card of parent/legal guardian) 
  • Proof of citizenship for both the parent and the student (Canadian birth certificate, citizenship card, passport, landed immigrant document, permanent resident card)

Documents which are helpful, but not required to register:

  • Health Documents (Care Card, immunization records, medical condition information)
  • Educational background (i.e. report cards for the last two years)

Funding Eligible Student Registrations:

Parents/legal guardians here on Work Permits, Study Permits, Diplomatic Permits, Minister/Religious Permits or are Refugee Claimants must also include copies of their permits and other relevant documentation to verify their status. 

Documents should be included as part of your on-line registration application. 
Inquiries and follow-up communication with the Funding Eligible Branch can be made by email: 

Registration Support

Our Welcome Centre staff are available to assist new families in finding their neighbourhood school, completing their registration applicatyion, etc. if necessary.  Please contact the Welcome Centre @ 604-543 3060. 

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