New Student Enrollment

Central Enrollment Office

Administrative Offices
Avery Center
14700 W. Lincoln
Oak Park, MI 48237

Phone: 248.837.8026
Email: CentralEnrollment@berkleyschools.org
Hours: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm or by appointment
(Closed Fridays during the summer)

On-line Enrollment

Berkley School District can process new student enrollments online using the Skyward Family Access system. Using your existing or temporary Skyward Family Access account  please select New Student Enrollment.

Don't have a Skyward Account?

If you do not have a Skyward Family Access account, please create a temporary account.
Create Temporary Skyward Account

District Boundaries

If you have questions on whether you live in the Berkley School District please see the Berkley School District Neighborhood Boundaries.

Next Steps

Once you have completed the online enrollment portion, please take the required documentation to the Central Enrollment Office to complete the process.

Required Documentation

  • Original Birth Certificate with Seal or Valid Passport (demonstrating parentage of custodial parent)
  • Driver’s License (or State ID showing photo identification of parent/guardian name and current address)
  • Immunization Records (up to date) – For more information see the Immunization flyer
  • Vision Screening (Kindergarten ONLY) - for more information see flyer on Vision Screenings
  • Transcript of final grades (students in grades 9-12) or Report card (students in grades 1-8)
  • Special Education Documents – Current IEP/MET (for students receiving special education services)
  • Residency Documentation and Verification – These documents are described below. If you move to another address, it is your responsibility to notify the Central Enrollment Office of your new address.

Homeowners

  1. A current property tax statement in the name of the person seeking to enroll the student(s). To qualify as a homeowner, the property must be declared as a principal residence in accordance with state law and guidelines.
    AND
  2. Proof of home ownership: the deed to the property or current mortgage statement in the name of the person seeking to enroll the student(s) must be provided.
    AND
  3. Two original current utility bills within the last 30 days addressed to the person enrolling the student.

Renters

  1. An original signed complete lease in the name of the person seeking to enroll the student(s). In the case of a month-to-month lease, monthly verification of the rental will be required.
    AND
  2. Landlord Statement Form - This form is available HERE.
    AND
  3. Two original current utility bills within the last 30 days addressed to the person enrolling the student.

State and Federal Requirements

When enrolling a student in any Michigan school district, the State School Aid Act, related Michigan Compiled Laws and other federal and state requirements apply. Each district is responsible for verifying three things: parentage, a qualifying residence and residency in the qualifying residence. Enrollment requirements effective January 6, 2015.