To enroll for the current school year 2020-2021 email


Welcome to Richland Elementary School!

Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten registration for the 2021/22 school year will open on February 1, 2021.

For information regarding the TK program, please visit SMUSD's Transitional Kindergarten web page.

Step 1: New Student Enrollment Packet

Request a New Student Enrollment Packet by completing the TK/Kindergarten Online Enrollment Form.  Upon verifying your home address is within our boundaries, we will email you the enrollment packet. Complete the enrollment packet and review the Annual Parent Notifications. 

Step 2: Required Documentation

Gather the following documents which are required for new student enrollment:

  • Proof of Age
  • Proof of Immunizations
  • Proof of Physical Health Exam
  • Proof of Dental Health Exam
  • Proof of Residency - Two (2) documents to verify your residency
  • Transcript, withdrawal grades, or most recent report card
  • If applicable, most current IEP or 504 Plan 
  • If applicable, check-out form from previous school

For further information regarding the types of documents we are able to accept, please review SMUSD's New Student Enrollment Requirements.

Step 3: Site-Specific Forms

Listed below are site-specific forms* necessary to finalize your student's enrollment. Completed site-specific forms must be emailed along with your child's enrollment packet and all required documents listed above.

  • List forms here

Step 4: Scan and Email Packet and Documents to Enrollment Clerk

Scan and email your completed enrollment packet, all required documents, and any site-specific forms to: RL-enrollment@smusd.org. Your child's enrollment will be processed within 48 hours, Monday through Friday.

Please note we are unable to process your child's enrollment until ALL required documents are received.

*Some forms are in PDF format. You must have a PDF reader in order to view and/or print. Click here to 
download a free PDF Reader from Adobe.

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We are available to assist you virtually or in person, by appointment only. Please email RL-enrollment@smusd.org or call (760) 290-2400 for further assistance. Thank you.

****To enroll a student for the current school year 2020-2021 please email RL-Enrollment@smusd.org for information****

Please have the following documents with you when you register your student(s)

  • Birth certificate with state seal
  • Physical examination (for grades TK, Kindergarten, and first grade only)
  • Dental exam (TK and Kindergarten only)
  • Immunization records
  • Two proofs of residency (current utility bill, rental receipt, lease agreement, escrow paper, etc)
  • If student(s) is(are) receiving Special Education services send the most recent copy of the IEP
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