Registration Application Forms

  • Thank you for your interest regarding registering your child in the Amherst Central Schools. If you are unsure whether your residence falls within the district boundaries, you can check the location of your residence in Street Guides for Elementary Schools.
    The entire registration process is included in the packet below.

    Effective January, 2015 Amherst Central School District has amended enrollment materials to be in compliance with recent New York State Commissioner of Education Regulations from December, 2014 and to be in compliance with the Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution confirmed by the United States Supreme Court’s Ruling in Plyler v. Doe, (1982).

    These amendments result in the following changes:

    • Prohibiting inquiries into immigration status at the time of enrollment;

    • Permitting acceptance of multiple forms of proof of age;

    • Permitting acceptance of multiple forms of residency;

    • Should the school district deny enrollment of a student, the District will do so in accordance with §100.2(y) of the Commissioner’s Regulations as amended December 16, 2014 and provide written notice to the parent/guardian;

    Complaints concerning enrollment and registration can be submitted by mail to The Office of the Attorney General, 120 Broadway - 23rd Floor. New York, NY 10271, by phone to (212) 416-8250, or by email to


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