Wayzata Public Schools Welcome CenterBusiness HoursMonday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Located in Wayzata Early Learning School1461 County Road 101 NPlymouth, MN 55447(southwest corner of County Road 6 & County Road 101)Phone 763-745-5240Fax 763-745-5096Enrollments for the 2017-18 school year will be accepted after January 1, 2017.The Wayzata School Board has voted to closed open enrollment, (families not living in the district), for the 2018 -2019 school year in grades 1-12 due to capacity constraints. Applications for a small number of kindergarten-age students (1% of the class size) will be approved. Per MN state stature siblings of existing student will have priority. If needed, a lottery will be conducted on the applications for kindergarten in order to obtain the 1% statutory requirement.
Registration Office StaffStudent Enrollment – Kindergarten through grade 12Becky Nelson763-745-5214Director of Administrative ServicesKristin Tollison763-745-5262 Kristin.Tollison@wayzata.k12.mn.us
EnrollmentOnline EnrollmentFor your convenience residents may register with our online enrollment by clicking here. You must be a current, or future resident of Wayzata Public Schools to use this enrollment process (proof of residency required in advance).Please do not submit your application without sending the mandatory documents listed below as it will cause a delay in processing your student's enrollment. Attach documents at end of application process, email documents to email@example.com or fax to 763-745-5096.If there is a custody matter that the school needs to be aware of, the office must have current legal documentation from the court system on file supporting the decision(s) that were made.Registration forms may be downloaded, completed, and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 763-745-5096 with the items listed below.
Please complete the appropriate forms for your student(s).
- The kindergarten registration packet may be downloaded
- The grades 1-12 registration packet may be downloaded
- The Middle School Electives forms
- The optional data privacy form may be downloaded
- The optional daycare Transportation Form may be downloaded
Mandatory documents for grades K-12Parents will need to submit the following items to register their student(s).
- Kindergarten or Grade 1-12 packet.
- Grades 6-8 include electives forms.
- Grades 9-12: please review the registration guide by clicking here. You must review the registration guide prior to meeting with your counselor.
- If you need a transcript or would like to schedule an appointment, please contact registrar Nancy Vogt at 763-745-6630.
- Proof of Residency
Renting:Original copy of current lease agreement Homeowner:Copy of closing document (Warranty Deed)If home owners information is available on Hennepin County site that is sufficient New Builds:Purchase agreement (follow up with copy of closing document after close date)
Attendance AreasView a map of the attendance boundaries for both elementary and middle schools.
- Name and address of previous school attended
- Early childhood screening (kindergarten only)
- Immunization records
- A copy of the certified birth certificate to verify the date of birth and the student's legal name - required for all grades
- Any legal custody documents
Open EnrollmentWayzata Public Schools' School Board has voted to close open enrollment for the 2017-18 school year in grades 1-12 due to capacity constraints. Applications for a small number of kindergarten-age students (1% of the class size) will be approved. Per MN state stature siblings of existing students, and employee child preference will have priority. If needed, a lottery will be conducted on the applications for kindergarten in order to obtain the 1% statutory requirement.You may continue to send applications; we will accept the applications for all grade levels, but be aware of the School Board decision as listed above.We are pleased that you are considering applying for admission to Wayzata Public Schools under the provisions of Open Enrollment. Our timeline for the 2018-2019 school year is as follows:
You may find the information below helpful to you during the application process:
- Apply October 1, 2017 through January 15, 2018.
- January 15, 2018 Parent Responsibility: Open Enrollment Applications must be received in the district by this date.
- February 15, 2018 School District Responsibility: Written Notification will be mailed to the families making application.
- March 3, 2018 Parent Responsibility: Parent/guardian must notify Wayzata Public Schools of their intent to enroll or risk losing their placement.
- March 15, 2018 School District Responsibility: Wayzata Public Schools must notify your resident district of your intent to enroll your children in Wayzata Public Schools.
- WPS Open Enrollment Guidelines
- State of Minnesota Open Enrollment Information
- Open Enrollment Application (available for download on the MDE Open Enrollment page).
- Open Enrollment Transfer Request form
Please fill out the above application, sign at the bottom (we are unable to process applications that are not signed) and submit the completed form to the Welcome Center by emailing email@example.com.Placements for the 2017 - 18 school year for open enrollment are complete.Enrollment Options Contact Information:Open Enrollment Applications can be also mailed to:Wayzata Public Schools Welcome CenterKristin Tollison1461 County Road 101Plymouth, MN 55447If you have any questions, please call 763-745-5262 for assistance.
Immunization - No Shots, No SchoolState law requires that parents show written proof of their child's immunization for the following diseases: diptheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, mumps, red measles, varicella (chicken pox), and German measles. Also, students in grades 7-12 must show proof of Hepatitis B, as well as a second MMR and varicella for 7th grade and current tetanus immunization. Children will not be allowed to attend school until a record of the month, day and year of each of these immunizations has been provided. Families who object to the immunizations must provide a notarized declination form. For more information about immunizations, call 763-745-6616 or 763-745-5763.
Intra-District Building Transfer RequestStudents are expected to attended the school designated for their geographical area. Exceptions to this will be considered if there is capacity in the school and grade being requested. In addition, the family must provide their own transportation to and from school.Requests will be evaluated based on:
- Daycare provisions
- Available space in requested building
- Parental willingness to arrange private transportation
Kindergarten Transportation Information
Before and After School OptionsBusinessPhone and HoursBusing for Wayzata SchoolsPreSchool / PreK ProgramsBefore/After School ProgramsChildren's Learning Adventure13001 62nd Place N.Maple Grove, MN 55369763-785-52636:00 a.m - 6:30 p.m.Early Learning School, Birchview, Gleason Lake, Greenwood, Kimberly Lane, Meadow Ridge, Oakwood, Plymouth Creek, Sunset HillYesYesChrist Memorial Tender Learning Center13501 Sunset TrailPlymouth, MN 55441763-544-33037:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.Sunset HillYesYesKinderCareMaple Grove KinderCare6270 Sycamore Ln. N.Maple Grove, MN 55369763-553-78526:30 a.m - 6:30 p.m.Meadow RidgeYesYesRockford KinderCare15755 Rockford Rd.Plymouth, MN 55446763-694-07696:00 a.m - 6:30 p.m.Birchview, Greenwood, Kimberly Lane, Plymouth CreekYesYesNew Horizon Academy(near Hwy 169 and Hwy 55)10305 6th Ave. N.Plymouth, MN 55441763-540-07206:00 a.m - 6:30 p.m.Sunset HillYesYes(near Hwy 55 and Peony)4345 Peony Ln.Plymouth, MN 55446763-478-24126:00 a.m - 6:30 p.m.Gleason Lake, Greenwood, Kimberly Lane, Meadow Ridge, Oakwood, Plymouth CreekYesYes(near Hwy 494 and Rockford Rd)4115 Berkshire Ln. N.Plymouth, MN 55446763-557-28006:30 a.m - 6:30 a.m.Birchview, Plymouth CreekYesYesQue Tal Spanish Language ProgramPeace Lutheran Church3695 Ct. Rd. 101Plymouth, MN 55446763-208-32312:40 p.m.-5:30 p.m.Greenwood, OakwoodNoClass 2:40pm-3:35pmAfter Class Program 3:35pm-5:30pmSt. Barnabas Lutheran Church15600 Old Rockford Rd.Plymouth, MN 55446763-208-32312:50 p.m.-6:00 p.m.Kimberly Lane, Meadow Ridge, Plymouth CreekNoClass 2:50pm-3:45pmAfter Class Program 3:45pm-6:00pmSt. Barnabas Lutheran Church15600 Old Rockford Rd.Plymouth, MN 55446763-208-32313:50 p.m.-6:00 p.m.Gleason Lake, Birchview, Sunset HillNoClass 3:50pm-4:45pmAfter Class Program 4:45pm-6:00pm
Summer Moving InformationAre you a current student moving or relocating over the summer months? Please contact the Welcome Center as soon as possible. We will need proof of residency in order for your student(s) to attend Wayzata Public Schools. You will want to make sure we have your current address, to ensure transportation, and future communication.You may return your proof of residency by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 763-745-5096.If you have any questions, please contact the Welcome Center at email@example.com or call 763-745-5240.
Return from Extended Vacation Re-entry Form
Free & Reduced Price MealsTo complete the 2017-2018 Free and Reduced-Priced Meals Application, click the button below, print the application and mail the completed application to:Wayzata Public SchoolsAttn: Culinary Express17305 19th Ave NorthPlymouth, MN 55447You may also pick up an application at your student's school.An application must be received by August 31, 2017 to guarantee benefits for the 2017-2018 school year.Translated applications are available on the Minnesota Department of Education website.
Homeschool and NonpublicFor some families, home schooling is the appropriate educational choice for their child. For specific questions and to check out requirements, visit the Minnesota Department of Education website.If you determine home schooling is the best option for your student, complete the Compulsory Instruction Report (CIR) and submit it to Wayzata Public Schools by October 1.For first-time home-schooled students, a Pupil Immunization Record is also required when submitting your Compulsory Instruction Report.For additional questions, you may call the Minnesota Department of Education at 651-582-8200.For more information please call 763-745-5240 or firstname.lastname@example.org.