New Student Enrollment

Welcome to Los Gatos High School! 

We look forward to meeting you and enrolling your student at Los Gatos High School.

Please follow each of these steps carefully for the best enrollment experience: 


1) 
Click HERE to verify that your residence is within the Los Gatos School District boundaries.
 

2) Review our Residency Requirements:
  • Review Proof of Residency document.
  • We DO NOT accept utility bills (PGE, Water, Phone, etc.) for proof of residency.

3) Click HERE to complete the online enrollment. Please see the detailed Step-by-Step Instructions for help.
 
Have these items with you when you complete the online portion (not needed if student is from Fisher or CT English):
  • Immunization history - including Tdap booster
  • Previous middle school and/or high school enrollment dates and addresses
Note: Enrollment is NOT complete until residency and immunizations are verified by the school registrar. 


4) General Guidelines – Enrollment


Student must reside within school boundaries to attend the school.  Check your address with the Residency Lookup.

The enrollment process is online.  In addition to information about the student, several supporting documents are needed.  All parents need to provide:

  1. Proof of Residency, copy of document type 1
    • ONE of the following forms of parent/guardian’s photo ID:
      ____ Current California Driver’s License
      ____ Current California Picture ID
      ____ Valid Passport or Consulate-Issued Picture ID

  2. Proof of Residency, copy of document type 2
    • ONE of the following documents with parent/guardian’s name and LGSUHSD residence address:
      ____ Current valid vehicle registration card
      ____ Current year’s W-2 form(s)
      ____ Current paycheck stub
      ____ Declarations Page from: Current Homeowners/Renters or Vehicle Insurance policy
      ____ Current Voter Registration
      ____ Current correspondence from a government agency, e.g. IRS or Social Security

  3. Proof of Residency, copy of document type 3
    • If you own your residence, provide a copy of ONE of the following documents with parent/guardian’s name and LGSUHSD residence address:
      ____ Current Property Tax Bill
      ____ Final closing statement or deed (only if the home was purchased within the past calendar year)

    OR

    • If you rent or lease your residence, provide copies of these TWO documents with parent/guardian’s name and LGSUHSD residence address:
      ____ Lease/Rental Agreement signed & valid for the current school year

    AND

    ____ Proof of current payment, e.g. copy of a receipt, canceled check or bank statement for the most recent payment

Parents of students not currently attending Fisher or CT English will also need to provide:

  • Proof of all required immunizations for public school students
    • New students who previously attended outside Santa Clara County are required to have a physician complete the TB Risk Assessment for School Entry form.
  • Copy of grade reports or transcript from the most recent school grade, plus copies of grade reports (report cards or transcript) for the previous two years.

 

Please click HERE for enrollment instructions.


5) If your student will be a 9th grader in the 2020-2021 school year, please check the list of important
     2020-2021 Events and Assessment Calendar.


6) If your student is interested in any of the courses listed below, he/she willl need to be available for placement testing          after enrollment is complete.  Please coordinate with your student's guidance counselor for scheduling.
     * English 9 Honors  (optional)                           * English 10 Honors  (optional)       
     * Biology Honors (incoming freshmen)      * Geometry (incoming freshmen)
     * Spanish 2 (optional)                                            * Algebra 2 Accelerated
     * French 2 (optional)                                             * Calculus AB AP & BC AP  


7) If your student would like to participate in a sport at LGHS during the 2019-20 school year please go to https://www.athleticclearance.com/.


8) Review the summer reading list for your student's English class (new list will be posted in the spring).


If you have any questions or if you have any problems with the online enrollment, please contact:
 
Terri Dewing by email:  tdewing@lgsuhsd.org 
or by phone: 
408-354-2730 ext 231.