Student Registration - Fort Dodge Community School District - Fort Dodge Iowa

Student Registration

If you are a new student coming from another school district, regardless of whether it is inside or outside the state of Iowa, you will need to register in person at the address below.

If you need more information about registration, or have questions, contact:
Jeri Bird
Central Administration Office
104 S. 17th St.

District Boundary Map


Open Enrollment Information

2017-2018 Open Enrollment Application  (not for in-district transfers)    

2017-18 Open Enrollment Application Directions

The deadline for submitting open enrollment applications for the 2017-18 school year is March 1, 2017, for grades 1-12 and September 1, 2017, for kindergarten. 

2016-2017 Open Enrollment Application  (Not for in-district transfers)    

2016-17 Open Enrollment Application Directions

Need help filling out the Open Enrollment Application?  Contact Barb Bachman at 515.574.5651 or for additional help or questions.  Open Enrollment Handbook

Fee Waiver Form and Free/Reduced Applications

These forms have been mailed to all families that are currently eligible.  You can also click below to download the forms.  Forms can be returned in person or mailed to the address below.  For questions regarding the Fee Waiver form or the Free/Reduced Applications, contact:
Ursuala Roberts
Arey Education Center
104 S. 17th St.

Click here to download:

17-18 Iowa Income Eligibility Guidelines for Free/Reduced Meals

17-18 Application for Free/Reduced School Cost Meals/Milk

17-18 How to Apply for Free/Reduced Cost School Meals/Milk

17-18 Frequently Asked Questions regarding Free/Reduced Cost School Meals/Milk

Fort Dodge Community School District Fee Waiver Application

 Links to our Registration Forms

Registration Letter
Student Registration Form - is personalized so must be picked up at the Central Administration Building
Open House/Orientation/Welcome Back Conference Schedule
Fee Form

Athletic Physical Form

Meal Charge Info and 17-18 Calendar
Dodger Academy (formerly BLAST) - now open to K-4 students at  ALL FDCSD elementary schools

2017-18 School Supply Lists 

Fort Dodge Elementary Schools (Preschool - 4th)  
Fort Dodge Middle School (Grades 5-8)  
Bus Information - for information on bus routes please call the transportation department at 576.6151. Thanks!


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