• Wantagh Public Schools
    Wantagh, NY 11793 



    Kindergarten Applicants

    For Kindergarten registration, the district uses the local elementary school as the registration site.  Parents must notify the school as soon as possible with their child's name and date of birth prior to December 1, 2020.  Please follow the instructions below in anticipation of registration day. Our student registration process begins with parents completing the steps below:
    1. Call your local Elementary School with your child's name and date of birth
    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. You will be sent a schedule for registration day (December 4, 2019) by the local school you have contacted.
    6. Bring materials to your local elementary school on registration day.*
    *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) 781-3780 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

     OR  AND  AND
     Mortgage Closing Documents or Deed  Landlord's copy of Town of Hempstead Tax Receipt  Notarized Affidavit to Substantiate Residency
     OR    AND
     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) 781-3780

    Forest Lake Elementary School     

    3100 Beltagh Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    Principal: Mrs. Jessica Zimmer
    (516) 679 - 6470

    Mandalay Elementary School     

    2667 Bayview Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    Principal: Mrs. Marie Pisicchio
    (516) 679 - 6390

    Wantagh Elementary School    

    1765 Beech Street
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    Principal: Dr. Randee Bonagura
    (516) 679 - 6480