New Student Welcome Center
olentangy Schools Registration next steps:
STEP 1: CHECK ELIGIBILITY
Verify your home address to confirm eligibility to attend Olentangy Schools.
You must reside within the Olentangy Local School District to attend. If you are unsure if you reside in the district's boundaries, please check the GIS Map Tool to verify.
STEP 2: Collect Required Documents
If applicable, the following are also required for your registration:
STEP 3: ENROLL
***Please select the applicable registration link.***
Current school year, starting now:
Next school year, starting August 2024:
Documents can be uploaded to the Online Registration or emailed to NSWC@olsd.us.
Once registration is complete, check your email inbox for an Enrollment Confirmation Notice to confirm your child's enrollment with Olentangy Schools.
cheshire elementary enrollment update
The Olentangy Board of Education addressed the growing student enrollment challenges at Cheshire Elementary at the April 13 board meeting. The ideal capacity of an Olentangy elementary school is 625 students, with a stretch capacity of 750 students. The District closed enrollment to Cheshire Elementary at the beginning of 2023 and have been overflowing students living in the Cheshire attendance boundary to Shale Meadows Elementary. With the 2023-24 forecasted enrollment of Cheshire Elementary over 800 students and growing, the Olentangy school board approved the lease of a six-classroom modular on May 9th to address the overcrowding.
August 4, 2023 update - new students enrolling at Cheshire Elementary may potentially be reassigned to another elementary school for the 2023-24 school year.
Arrowhead and Glen Oak Elementary Enrollment
Due to the current high K-5 enrollment at Arrowhead Elementary and Glen Oak Elementary beginning Monday, July 24, 2023, new students enrolling in these buildings may potentially be reassigned to another elementary school for the 2023-24 school year.
freedom trail Elementary Enrollment update
Due to the current high K-5 enrollment at Freedom Trail Elementary, beginning Wednesday, November 29, 2023, new students enrolling at Freedom Trail may potentially be reassigned to another elementary school for the 2023-24 school year.
indian springs Elementary Enrollment update
Due to the current high Kindergarten enrollment at Indian Springs Elementary, beginning Wednesday, February 7, 2024, new Kindergarten students enrolling at Indian Springs may potentially be reassigned to another elementary school for the 2023-24 school year.
If your child will be five years old on or before September 30, 2024, and you reside in Olentangy Schools attendance boundaries, you may register them for kindergarten starting January 15. If your student currently attends or is being evaluated by the Olentangy Schools preschool program, you do not need to register for kindergarten. You will be asked by the preschool your intent for next school year. If your student will be attending Kindergarten in Olentangy schools, you will receive a link to sign up for the kindergarten screening via email. The screenings will take place end-May or June.
Please note if you are attempting to enroll your student into preschool, you must first complete the preschool process through the preschool office. Please visit the Preschool Program page for more information on the preschool program and the preschool process before beginning your enrollment.
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School Year Hours (Aug-May):
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Summer Hours (June-July):
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