New Entrant Registration

Wantagh Public Schools
Wantagh, NY 11793


Central Registration - New Entrants

The Wantagh School District utilizes Central Registration, which takes place in the Office of Pupil Personnel in the District Office Building, 3301 Beltagh Ave, Wantagh, NY. Hours are between 8:00 am and 12:00 pm, Monday through Thursday, and appointments are required.

Our student registration process begins with parents completing the steps below:

  1. Contact our Central Registration Office at (516) 765-4165.
  2. Go to the "Registration Forms" page to print out and complete the necessary forms.
  3. Complete each section of the packet, taking care to follow the directions noted. Please complete one packet for each student being registered.
  4. Review the Registration Requirements below. Acquire necessary notarization and make copies of required supporting documents (tax receipts, immunization records, etc.)
  5. Bring everything to your scheduled appointment.*

*Note: Enrollment may be denied if complete documentation is not received by the Registration Office within 3 business days following the registration appointment.

We appreciate your cooperation in making our registration process as efficient as possible. Please call the Registration office at (516) 765-4165 or your local school if you have any questions. Registration information can only be presented to the District by a parent or guardian.

Registration Requirements

Children residing with parents or a legal guardian within the district are eligible to attend the Wantagh Public Schools.  Children who are residents will be admitted to school provided that they:

  • are five years of age on or before December 1st of the year of entrance to Kindergarten (birth certificate required)
  • have proof of all required immunizations
  • have proof of residency

Acceptable Forms of Documentation

  • Original, embossed birth certificate or passport
  • Certificate of Immunization
  • Proof of Residency
  • Parent, Guardian and Custodial Stipulation Forms, if applicable, accompanied by duly executed court documents indicating legal guardianship and/or custody

If you Own Your Home

If you Rent or Lease Your Home:

If you Live with a Family Member who Owns the Home

Current Mortgage Statement

Notarized Rental/Lease Agreement or Notarized Landlord Affidavit

Notarized Rental/Lease Agreement or Notarized Landlord Affidavit

Mortgage Closing Documents or Deed Landlord's copy of Town of Hempstead Tax Receipt Notarized Affidavit to Substantiate Residency
Town of Hempstead Tax Receipt Landlord's copy of Town of Hempstead Tax Receipt

Plus, any ONE of the following:

  • Driver's license of parent/guardian
  • Utility bill of residence, i.e. electric, oil, cable, phone, etc.
  • Printed name and address label issued by the Internal Revenue Service
  • Copy of forwarding address card that is post marked from the post office
  • Updated voter's registration card

**Acceptance of other appropriate proofs shall be at the discretion of the Wantagh School District.

*Please provide any custody papers at the time of registration and let us know if there are any issues regarding the supervision of your child.

Wantagh UFSD
Central Registration Office
3090 Beltagh Avenue
Wantagh, NY 11793
Telephone: (516) 765-4165

Forest Lake Elementary School

3100 Beltagh Ave

Wantagh, NY 11793

Principal: Mr. Thomas Burke

(516) 765-4400

Mandalay Elementary School

2667 Bayview Ave

Wantagh, NY 11793

Principal: Mrs. Marie Pisicchio

(516) 765-4500

Wantagh Elementary School

1765 Beech Street

Wantagh, NY 11793

Principal: Dr. Randee Bonagura

(516) 765-4600