School Enrollment

South Milwaukee New Student Enrollment

South Milwaukee Schools are open to all residents of South Milwaukee, as well as students who are approved through alternate enrollment options.  To begin the enrollment process, please follow the steps below and choose the correct link for your family situation.  If you have any questions about the enrollment process, please call the District Registrar at 414-766-5000 or email [email protected].  For elementary enrollment, you can reference this boundary map to determine which school is your home school.

Step 1: Submit an Online Application

Step 2: Required Documents

Although the online process allows for the upload of certain documents, you can also bring your documents to the District Office for verification.   

Documents Required for New Students

  • Proof of Residency - accepted documents are listed below
    • Signed Lease Agreement - dated within the last year, in the name of the parent/guardian
    • Residential Property Tax Bill - dated within the last year
    • Utility/cable/landline phone bill - dated within the last 60 days, in the name of the parent/guardian
  • Child(ren)'s original birth certificate
  • Immunization Record (only required if you recently moved to WI)

The School District of South Milwaukee is committed to providing equal educational opportunities for all district students and to provide a learning and working environment free of discrimination based on a protected class of sex, race, religion, national origin, color, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation or physical, mental, emotional, or learning disability or handicap.
No student may be denied admission to any school in this district or be denied participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be discriminated against in any curricular, extracurricular, student services, recreational, or other programs or activities on the basis of the protected classes listed above.

If any student believes that they have been discriminated against based on an above category the student should first attempt to resolve the situation through the building Principal or Associate Principal. Formal written complaints may be directed to Jennifer Sielaff, Director of Personnel, Administrative & Legal Services, 901 15th Avenue, South Milwaukee, WI 53172, 414-766-5000