Rockwood School District
111 East North Street, Eureka, MO 63025
Phone (636) 733-2000 · Fax (636) 733-8851
Student Registration

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Rockwood School District! We are extremely proud of our students, staff and supportive community and invite you to join our award-winning district. Collectively, we are committed to our mission of doing whatever it takes to ensure all students realize their potential.

Finding Your School

To enroll a student in the Rockwood School District, you and your child must be residing within the district boundaries. To find the school your child will attend, please review the boundary maps.

New Student Registration

After determining your school attendance area, you may call the school to make an appointment to register your child. View a listing of all schools with their contact information. During this registration visit, you will need to bring the following:

  1. Household Censu​s Information (one per household)
  2. New Student Information Form (one per student)
  3. Annual Stude​nt​ Heal​t​h Form (Must be submitted annually in order to provide proper care for the student.)
  4. Birth Certificate issued by the Bureau of Vital Statistics.
  5. Medically documented Immun​ization/Health records (This form can be submitted after the January kindergarten registration dates.)
  6. Proof of Residency. Unless student is exempt from the proof of residency requirement, one document from each List A and List B are required. Electronic documents are permissible so long as the documents are current and contain the information required for the district to verify proof of residence (date, name, address, applicable signatures, etc.). The district has the right to request additional proof at any time or to employ other means to verify residency. Under Missouri law, misrepresenting residency is a misdemeanor. If a family’s residency status is found to be inaccurately represented or changes without notification to the district, the district may act to recover the cost of services provided. 
    • ​​List A documents: (i) deed; (ii) sales contract signed by all parties, provided that the registrant must supplement this submission with a copy of the closing statement within 60 days of enrollment; (iii) mortgage statement dated within 30 days of the date of submission for verification; or (iv) unexpired lease/rental agreement signed by landlord and tenant and including the address, apartment number, and date of rental. 
    • List B documents: (i) utility bill (water, gas, sewer, trash, or electric) dated within 30 days of the date of submission for verification and including the name and address, provided that trash bills will be deemed current so long as they are dated within the most recent billing quarter; (ii) real estate tax receipt dated within 1 year of the date of submission; (iii) personal property tax receipt dated within 1 year of the date of submission; or (iv) unexpired occupancy permit listing all the occupants of the residence.​
  7. ​IEP and evaluation, if the student is receiving Special Education Services.
  8. An unofficial transcript or most recent report card.
  9. Previous school contact information.
  10. Emergency contact information.
  11. Family Education Rights an​d Privacy ACT (FERPA), Annual Parent/Guardian and Eligible Student Notification and Ref​usal Form
  12. 1:1 Program Agreement for incoming 6th grade students​​

For specific information about Kindergarten Registration, see the Kindergarten FAQ.

Limited Choice

Rockwood residents can request their children attend a school other than the one for their assigned attendance area. This program is called Limited Choice. Approval is based upon available space. Transportation is not available with the program.

Application forms are available at each school location. Parents can also download the Limited Choice Form and return it to their school principal. For further information about Limited Choice, call (636) 733-2050 or contact your school principal.​

 Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the birthday entrance requirement for Kindergarten?
    Children must be 5 years old by July 31 to enter kindergarten.
  • What options are available for preschool and daycare in Rockwood?
    Rockwood offers Parents as Teachers (in-home visiting programs for ages 0-36 months) and preschool programs (ages 3-5 years). For more information about these programs, please call (636) 891-6200. Child care for preschool is available through Early Childhood.  Childcare for older children is available through the School Age Adve​nture​ C​lub program.  For more information, please call (636) 891-6675.
  • How does Rockwood handle guardianship for students residing part-time in two school districts?
    Please contact Administrative Services at (636) 733-2186, or by email at buehlerregena@rsdmo.org​​. 
  • What special help is available for students for whom English is a second language?
    Introductory English instruction is offered through the district's ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) program. For more information, please contact Jeff Tamaroff at 636.733.2139 or by email at tamaroffjeff@rsdmo.org​.
  • Can my child attend a different Rockwood school?
    Rockwood residents can request their children attend a school other than the one for their assigned attendance area. This program is called Limited Choice. Approval is based upon available space. Transportation is not available with the program.

    Application forms are available at each school location. Parents can also download the Limited Choice form and return it to their school principal. For further information about Limited Choice, call 636.733.2050 or contact your school principal.
  • How can I refuse the release of specific directory information contained in my child's educational record?

    Each year, in accordance with the Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), parents have the option to refuse the release of specific directory information included in their child’s educational record.  As outlined in Board Regulation 2400, directory information includes such things as:

    • student’s name, addresses, phone numbers, birth date, email address
    • degrees and awards received
    • all photographs taken at school (including yearbook photos)

    If parents wish to have specific directory information regarding their child excluded, a completed Refusal to Permit Disclosure of Directory Information form must be returned by Aug. 31.  The district may disclose appropriately designated directory information without written consent, unless parents/guardians have advised the district to the contrary. 

    Find out more about certain rights with respect to student educational records.

    View frequently asked questions about FERPA. 

 Contact Information

 

 

http://rsdmo.org/directory/Person.aspx?accountname=RCWD%5ClucasnancyNANCYLUCASSecretary636-733-2103lucasnancy@rsdmo.org
http://rsdmo.org/directory/Person.aspx?accountname=RCWD%5CtinsleybrendaBRENDATINSLEYHuman Resources Specialist636-733-2050tinsleybrenda@rsdmo.org