To enroll your child(ren) in Sand Creek Community Schools, the following information must be provided.
State Law (P.A. 386. sec. 92 or 1978. amended 1992) requires all new school entrants to be immunized against measles, mumps, rubella, polio, DTP, DT, T, Hep B, and Varicella. Upon entering 7th grade or higher students must have the Meningococcal vaccination (PA 386, Section 92 of 1978 as amended). Parents/guardians must provide the school with a record showing that their has received all of these required immunizations or a waiver must be signed. Children who have not completed the required immunizations will be excluded from school until such requirements are met.
The Lenawee County Health Department is located in the Human Services Building located at 1040 S. Winter Street, Adrian, MI. You may contact them at 264-5226 regarding immunizations.
A person enrolling a student for the first time must provide the school with a certified copy of the student’s birth certificate (P.A. 84 of 1987). Failure to comply with the request, or the documents are inaccurate and/or suspicious in nature will result in the school sending notifications of compliance within 30 days or the case will be turned over to the local law enforcement agency.
Parent/guardian must provide proof of their legal residence. Change of guardianship is not permitted for the purpose of attending a specific school or school district. The courts have stated what constitutes residency.
“a child is entitled to the benefit of the public schools in the district in which they live if they have gone there in good faith for the purpose of acquiring a home and not for the purpose of taking advantage of school privileges.” (Commonwealth V. School Directors of Upper Swatara Township 26 L.R.A. 581).”
Proof of legal residence will be required by the school district of a parent or guardian enrolling a student for the first time. Acceptable forms of proof of residency include:
Mortgage documents that prove ownership
Copy of property tax statement
Copy of a lease agreement
Utility bill that provides address and name match up
DRIVER’S LICENSE IS NOT ACCEPTABLE