Enrollment Policy


  • A child must possess a current census number from a federally recognized tribe or
    agency. All new students must have a Certificate of Indian Blood from their home
    agency during registration at OhkayOwingehCommunitySchool.
  • A child must possess a Social Security Number. This is important for school funding.
  • A current immunization record must be presented at the time of enrollment. (See
    Immunization Records). These immunization requirements are enforced.
  • Parents must present legal verification of the child’s birth date and legal name.
    Certified birth certificate and baptismal certificates will be accepted.
  • A breakfast and lunch application may be required during registration.
  • The parents/guardians are required to come to the school and enroll the child.
  • The above criteria is followed for students re-enrolling or entering Ohkay Owingeh
    Community School for the first time.
  • Students enrolling in Kindergarten must be five (5) years old by December of the
    current school year.