Column: Enrollment for 2021-2022 school year in District 518 is now open

To help plan and prepare for the upcoming school year, District 518 is looking to use the most accurate student enrollment information possible.

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WORTHINGTON — Independent School District 518 (ISD 518) is calling for all families with students who are new or returning to ISD 518 to register their students as soon as possible. Registration for the 2021-2022 school year is now open.

To help plan and prepare for the upcoming school year, District 518 is looking to use the most accurate student enrollment information possible. The district is excited to continue offering in-person learning for all students, and is looking to ensure the preparation process for the 2021-2022 school year is successful.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, ISD 518 worked tirelessly, prioritizing student and staff health while always progressing toward the goal of full-time in-person learning for all students. District 518 is happy to report that as of Feb. 16, all students across the district were able to attend class in-person five days a week. District 518 will continue to offer full-time in-person instruction for all students.

Educators in our schools are extremely dedicated to the young people of this community. District 518 uses a full range of educational services to respond to the individual learning needs of students and is devoted to equitably meeting the social, emotional and academic needs of every student. ISD 518 provides educational opportunities for all students to be productive global citizens and successful lifelong learners.

As ISD 518 administration looks towards the start of the 2021-2022 school year, it is clear how important planning and preparation is for the success of students. To best plan and prepare, ISD 518 would benefit from the most accurate student enrollment information possible. To help ensure adequate staffing and scheduling opportunities for all students, ISD 518 is asking families with students returning to the district to re-enroll for the 2021-2022 school year as soon as possible.


To re-enroll your student(s) for the fall of 2021, call the ISD 518 District Office at 372-2172 during the regular office hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to make an appointment. The district office is located at 1117 Marine Ave. in Worthington. Spanish-speaking families may call Petra Jimenez De Cornejo at 727-1222 to make an appointment to enroll at the West Building, which is located at 117 11th Ave.

Parker Sandhurst is District 518's communications coordinator.

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