Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration


Welcome to the North Hills School District!

Registration for 2021-22 school year is not yet open.
Please check back in the coming weeks.

The step-by-step kindergarten enrollment process is detailed below. Registration is limited to residents of Ross Township and the West View Borough.

To begin the enrollment process as detailed below, students must be five (5) years old before August 1.

Not sure which school your student will attend? Refer to our street directory or view our attendance area map.

Step 1: Register Online

  1. Visit the PowerSchool enrollment portal and create an account or sign in if you have previously used the enrollment portal. Please note: An enrollment portal account is different than a NHSD PowerSchool parent portal account.
  2. Complete and submit the new student registration form in the portal. Be sure to choose the form for the correct school year if there is more than one year listed.

Step 2: Schedule an Appointment

Once online registration above is submitted, schedule an in-person appointment to complete the registration. Please call your student's school to schedule an appointment. Refer to our street directory or view our attendance area map to find the school your student will attend.

You must bring the following to your appointment:

  1. Completed and printed Home and Health packet
  2. Completed Request for Student Records form if the student attended a kindergarten program at another school or district
  3. The student's birth certificate or baptismal record
  4. The student's immunization records (See what's required)
  5. Court-ordered custodial agreement, if applicable
  6. Proof of residency documents:
    One (1) Section A document: Two (2) Section B documents:
    • Current deed
    • Lease
    • Mortgage statement
    • Proof of tax registration with Keystone Collection Group
    • Driver's license
    • Utility bill
    • Automobile registration
    • Tax statement
    • Public assistance or medical assistance card

What to expect at your registration appointment:

After turning in the information above, you will:

  • Receive information about volunteering in your student’s classroom and obtaining your volunteer clearances
  • Be entered into the school’s Raptor visitor management system (Be sure to bring your ID!)
  • Receive a list of important dates to remember

Please no children. Parents and guardians only. The appointment should last no longer than 15 minutes assuming all paperwork is complete and ready to be submitted.


Contact your student's school directly with kindergarten registration questions. 

  • Highcliff Elementary: 412-318-1582
  • McIntyre Elementary: 412-318-1622
  • Ross Elementary: 412-318-1542
  • West View Elementary: 412-318-1502
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