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Record Number: 7625
Displayed from: Jul 19, 2012 , until: Aug 20, 2012

Registration for the 2012-13 school year will be held Friday, Aug. 3, and Monday, Aug. 6, simultaneously at all 49 Fort Wayne Community Schools elementary, middle and high schools.

Parents can visit their child's school from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday or from noon to 7 p.m. Monday to get ready for the new school year. Students must register at the school they will attend, even if they attended that school last year. Parents should bring all necessary contact information, and those new to the district should bring vaccination records, birth certificates and proof of residency. Many of the forms parents will need to fill out are available at Simply click on the green back-to-school backpack and select Enrollment Forms. Parents may print them out and complete them at home and bring them to registration to save time on registration day.

Those not able to register during the set registration times should contact the school their child will be attending to make other arrangements.

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.