• Registration begins February 21

      Enrollment Information

      • Mark Keppel Elementary is a visual and performing arts magnet school open to all students living in- and outside Glendale Unified School District boundaries!

         

        We offer both English-only and Korean Dual Language Immersion programs. Students in the English and Korean programs participate in our visual and performing arts curriculum.

         

        All students who wish to attend Keppel Visual and Performing Arts Magnet must submit an application. Visit www.gusd.net/Apply to apply today.   

         

        Applications for the 2023-24 school year are due by January 31. Students are selected by a random lottery in February. If your student is selected in the lottery, you will be invited to submit a registration packet.

      Registration Packets

      • 2022-23 Registration Packets

        Registration Packet in English

        Registration Packet in Armenian

        Registration Packet in Korean

        Registration Packet in Spanish

        2022-23 Age Requirements

        • To enter Transitional kindergarten (TK) during the 2022-23 school year, a child must be five (5) years old on or between September 2, 2022 and February 2, 2023.
        • To enter kindergarten during the 2022-23 school year, a child must be five (5) years old on or before September 1, 2022.
        • To enter 1st grade during the 2022-23 school year, a child must be six (6) years old on or before September 1, 2022.
        • To enter all other grade levels, a child will be placed in the appropriate grade level based on date of birth, prior school attendance, and district guidelines.



        2023-24 Registration Packets

        Registration packets for the 2023-24 school year will be posted in early February. TK and kindergarten registration begins February 21, 2023!

        2023-24 Age Requirements

        • To enter transitional kindergarten (TK) during the 2023-24 school year, a child must be five (5) years old on or between September 2, 2023 and April 2, 2024.
        • To enter kindergarten during the 2023-24 school year, a child must be five (5) years old on or before September 1, 2023.
        • To enter 1st grade during the 2023-24 school year, a child must be six (6) years old on or before September 1, 2023.
        • To enter all other grade levels, a child will be placed in the appropriate grade level based on date of birth, prior school attendance, and district guidelines.

      Required Documents

      • Required Documents for Enrollment:


        A. Completed Registration Packet
         

        B. Legal proof of Age

        • A certified copy of a birth certificate or a statement by  the local registrar or county recorder certifying the date of the birth.
        • Passport
        • A duly attested baptism certificate
        • When none of the forgoing is obtainable, an affidavit from the parent/legal guardian.(contact school for requirements for a parental affidavit)


        C. Verification of Residency.
        Current bills for any of the following two:           

        • Water/Power/Sewer/Trash 
        • Phone Company(Landline Only. No Cell Phone Bills)  
        • Gas Company
        • Final Closing Statement from Escrow Company
        • Rental Agreement
        • Current property tax payment
        • Communication from a government agency not dated more than 3 months ago
        • Most recent pay stub
        • Current voter registration receipt
        • Mortgage Statement 


        If you are currently living with another party and do not have two of the items listed above, please complete a Parent Living With Another Party (PLWAP) form and provide the required documents. Please know this form must be updated annually.  

        PLWAP Form in English

        PLWAP Form in Armenian

        PLWAP Form in Spanish

        PLWAP Form in Korean


        D. Immunizations.
        We must receive a copy of your child’s immunization records. Please see the registration packet for required immunizations. Students without complete immunizations will not be enrolled. If your child is in between inoculations, please let us know.
         

        ***For kinder and 1st grade students: Health Examination Forms signed by a pediatrician are not mandatory at the time of enrollment but must be turned into the school office by no later than first day of school. Students enrolling in TK and grades 2-6 do not need to submit a Health Examination Form.

        ***For TK and kinder students: Oral Examination Forms signed by a dentist are not mandatory at the time of enrollment, but must be turned into the school office by no later than first day of school. Students enrolling in grades 1-6 do not need to submit an Oral Examination Form.


        E. Picture ID of Parent or Guardian enrolling the student:
        Driver’s license or passport.


        F.
        Transcripts
        from previous high school or final 8th grade report card for incoming 9th graders. 


        SUBMIT THESE DOCUMENTS ONLY IF IT APPLIES TO YOUR CHILD:

        1.  If there are any court orders or legal bindings pertaining to the child, the stamped order(s) signed by a judge.
        2.  If your child has an IEP with another district, a copy of their latest IEP.
        3.  If your child has a 504 plan with another district, a copy of their latest 504.