Welcome to our District Enrollment Page

  • Welcome to our Enrollment Page.  Here you will find registration information, guidelines, and important links for K-12 students.

    District Boundary Map  |   Open Enrollment Information  |  Student Transfer Information   


    Students who attended school at Westside Elementary, Sisseton Middle School, or Sisseton High School the prior spring are automatically enrolled in the district for the following school year.   

    For New K-12 Student enrollment, please stop in the Business Office to register your student.  You will be asked to provide a copy of the student's birth certificate and updated immunization records.  Additional paperwork needs to be completed in your student's building. 

Student Open - Enrollment Information Overview

  • Student Open Enrollment Informaton:
    Sisseton School District families who have open-enrolled their student into another public school district in MN or SD - PLEASE NOTE: 
    Effective July 1, 2018, if after the conclusion of the school year a previously open enrolled student wishes to return to their resident district the student must notify their resident district of their intent to return. This notification must be provided to the resident district on or before August 1st on a form provided by the Department of Education. The form is found here: https://doe.sd.gov/ofm/documents/Intent-Enroll.pdf    

    Although the statute prescribed an August 1st deadline, if the school board or boards determine that special circumstances exist, a student may be allowed to transfer to the resident district or assigned school after this deadline.

Elementary School Enrollment Overview

Middle School Enrollment Overview

High School Enrollment Overview

Home School/Alternative Instruction Overview

  • Home School / Alternative Enrollment Information:

    Parents/guardians are encouraged to submit notifications for alternative instruction through the online system to streamline communication, available at https://doe.sd.gov/oatq/homeschooling.aspx.

    During the 2021 legislative session, SB 177 revised the provisions of parental choice regarding compulsory school attendance. On July 1, 2021 the revised law went into effect.

    Parents/guardians who choose to provide alternative instruction pursuant to SDCL 13-27-3 are required to file an Alternative Instruction Notification. The notification must be submitted on a form provided by the Department of Education.

    For individuals who choose, a paper copy (pdf) (word doc) of the notification may be downloaded and submitted per the instructions on the form.

    For questions regarding Alternative Instruction/Home Schooling, contact Carol Uecker at (605) 773-4771.

    South Dakota Department of Education Homeschool Information - https://doe.sd.gov/oatq/homeschooling.aspx

    If families plan to participate in school-based activities, please contact the respective school for further information.