Please note: you can click the +/- symbols on the interactive map to drill down to a street-by-street detail that more clearly shows where the elementary school boundaries are.
Please note: you only need to complete the background check ONE time even if you wish to volunteer in more than one Plainfield school.
2021-2022 New Student Registration
My child will turn five between August 1 and September 30, and I'd like them to begin Kindergarten in August. What are my options?
2021-2022 Returning Student Registration
2020-2021 New Student Registration
Beginning in August of 2021, the Plainfield Community School Corporation will consist of a pre-school, five elementary schools (K-5), the middle school (6-8), and the high school (9-12). Enrollment for grades K-12 is approximately 5600 students. Students are assigned to an elementary based on their home address. The School Boundaries Map can be found here.
Plainfield High School (PHS)
Our mission is "Bringing joy to learning." We hold students and teachers to high standards, and we are incredibly proud of the hard work, determination, and passion they put forth. At the same time, we are determined to ensure that students, and staff, find joy in the work they are doing.
REGISTERING YOUR CHILD FOR SCHOOL
NOTE: Online registration must be completed using a desktop computer; it will not work if you use the PowerSchool mobile app.
Beginning on February 1st, registration will be open for all students for the 2021-2022 year. This online process includes:
Transfer student applications (Grades K-12), which will be accepted until June 1st,
Pre-school (Little Quakers Academy) registration (see the LQA page for more details)
Indiana law states that children must be five years old on or before August 1st of the enrolling school year
While very few children qualify for Early Entrance to Kindergarten, the exceptional child who is both academically ready and developmentally mature may be considered
Parents who wish to begin this conversation should call their child's school
Returning student registration,
Students new to Plainfield beginning with the 2021-2022 school year, and
Students new to Plainfield for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year
If you are registering a student for the first time in Plainfield, you will need to provide the documents listed below. These may be uploaded through our online registration process. If you prefer to bring them to the school in-person, please call the school to schedule a time to do so.
Proof of Custody (if applicable)
IEP, required for all Special Education students (if applicable)
Proof of Residency (it is necessary to provide option A along with B and/or C):
A. Current lease/rental agreement, purchase agreement or property tax statement
B. Active and current utility bill
C. Valid IN Driver's License/State ID with current address (or copy of parent driver's license or state ID)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR PARENTS REQUESTING TRANSFER STATUS FOR A KINDERGARTEN STUDENT
The transfer application window is from February 1 through June 1
Families who applied for transfer status will be contacted after the June 10 School Board meeting to confirm their status
Placement of students in buildings will not take place until late July
Transfer students will be assigned a school based on enrollment, not on parent request
Once your child has been assigned to a school (in late July), we will forward your paperwork to that school
At that time, you will be able to call the school to schedule a tour
PLEASE NOTE: REGISTRATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL ALL FORMS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED.