Registration

Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year!

Highline’s online registration begins July 21st, and MUST be completed by August 4th. If you do not use the online registration system by August 4th, you will need to register in person at the school on August 8th or 9th. Please be aware that this process may take extra time and uses a lot of paper resources, as we will only print documents on an as-needed basis. The dates for on-site registration are Tuesday, August 8th from 7:30am-1:30pm and Wednesday, August 9th from 4:00-7:00pm.

Registration checklist:

  • Online Verification form accessed from the DPS Parent Portal
  • Highline Permission form
  • Health forms
  • Pay your student fees
  • Complete the Free & Reduced Lunch program application
  • Complete the Home Language Questionnaire if you are new to DPS or Highline

All of the above steps MUST be completed in order to keep your student’s seat

DPS Parent Portal Access:

TO CREATE YOUR PARENT PORTAL ACCOUNT:

  1. Visit https://myportal.dpsk12.org
  2. Click the “Getting Started” tab at the top
  3. Follow the instructions and fill out the form on the left side to create your own account
  4. You will receive an email from the DPS Portal Team with a link to activate your account. Click the link to verify your email address.

TO SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE SCHOOL VERIFICATION INFORMATION:

  1. Log into your Parent Portal account at https://myportal.dpsk12.org . (Recommended browsers are Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 8.0, 9.0 and 10.0)
  2. Click the “Online School Verification” tab on the left side of the page, follow the instructions, and complete by Aug.4th
  3. Some changes can’t be completed online and will require you to take documentation to the school. If you receive this prompt while completing the process, please gather the appropriate documents to complete verification during registration. This includes changes in address, names or guardians.
  4. You must go through verification for every student enrolling in a DPS school, just as you have done with the paper process in the past.

Highline Permission form:

  1. Please complete the Permission Form found here: 2017-18 Highline Permission Form
  2. One form must be completed for each student

DPS Health Forms:

  1. DPS health forms must be completed by a physician and also signed by the parent
  2. Please return medication forms to the school nurse.
  3. Medications can not be administered without having the completed forms turned in. 
  4. General form: Please use this form for general medication and medical treatment orders. 
  5. The Anaphylaxis Medication Order and Plan is the preferred document for students with severe allergies who may need an Epi-Pen at school. If the student requires other medications to treat allergies, such as Benadryl, please use the general medication form.
  6. The asthma medication order and plan is the preferred document for students with asthma.
  7. To access these forms from the DPS website, please click on the link here: DPS Nursing Forms

Pay your student fees:

  1. Each student is required to pay a $65 annual fee. This fee is waived if your student qualifies for the Free & Reduced Lunch Program through DPS. We encourage all of our families to review the Free and Reduced Lunch Program guidelines and apply. Applying or qualifying for the program does not commit you to using the program. It merely provides additional funding for Highline.
  2. Payment for student fees may be completed online using a credit card or Paypal account. If you choose to pay by cash, check or money order, please bring your payment to the front office by August 11th. 

Pay online here:

# of Students
Student(s) Last Name



Free and Reduced Lunch Application:

  1. The Free and Reduced Lunch Program not only benefits your child and family, but it also helps Highline acquire additional funding to help provide added services to our students. We encourage all families to review the application and apply. 
  2. You must re-apply each school year.
  3. Further information and a step-by-step guide to completing the application online can be found here: Online Free & Reduced Lunch Application
  4. If you have any additional questions, please contact the DPS Food and Nutrition Services at foodservices@dpsk12.org or at 720-423-5600.

Home Language Questionnaire:

  1. The Home Language Questionnaire must be completed for any student new to Denver Public Schools.
  2. This form is necessary to ensure that your student receives the appropriate services to ensure their success in education while in a DPS school. 
  3. Please complete the form and return to the front office before August 15th.
  4. The forms can be found here: HLQ English or HLQ Spanish . Additional languages can be found on the DPS website.

Thank you for registering for the 2017-18 School Year!

If you have any questions, please contact Heather Knight at hknight@highlineacademy.org 

We look forward to seeing everyone soon!

 

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