School Registration

Welcome to Griswold Public Schools! 

We're so excited you're considering registering your student at Griswold Public Schools. GPS serves students in grades Prekindergarten through 12 on a shared campus on Slater Avenue in Griswold, CT. Each grade level has unique registration requirements. This webpage will help guide you on the next steps for registration at Griswold Elementary School (grades PreK through 4), Griswold Middle School (grades 5-8), and Griswold High School (grades 9-12).

The following is a list of documents required for registration at Griswold Public Schools:

  • 2 Forms of Proof of Residency - must have a current date
    • Mortgage Statement or Lease/Rental Agreement
    • Utility Bill or Homeowner's Insurance
  • Copy of Student's Birth Certificate
  • Copy of Parent/Guardian's ID or Driver's License
  • Copy of Student's most recent report card from previous school
  • Student’s Physical (within 1 year) & Immunization Record

Learn more about our individual schools' registration processes below.


Griswold Elementary School

To register a child (grades PreK through 4) at Griswold Elementary School (GES), please visit the GES registration webpage.

Visit the Griswold Early Education Program webpage for links to the preschool application, screening information, and registration forms. Reminder: completion of the preschool application form does not guarantee placement.

All documents and forms should be returned to the GES Main Office. This can be completed by email, fax, or in person.

Packets of registration documents and forms can be emailed to:

Fax registration packets to 860-376-7612.

Bring packets to the GES Main Office at 303 Slater Avenue, Griswold, CT 06351 during normal school hours (8:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m., Monday through Friday) or during posted vacation office hours when school is not in session. 


Griswold Middle School

Griswold Middle School (GMS) posts their registration forms and annual forms on their registration webpage

All documents and forms should be returned to the GMS Main Office. They can be returned via email, fax, or in person:  |   Fax: (860) 376-7631   |   211 Slater Avenue, Griswold, CT 06351


Griswold High School

GHS is a high school option for students residing in Griswold & Jewett City, as well as our partner towns of Lisbon, Preston, Voluntown, Sprague, Franklin, Norwich, and Canterbury!

To request more information about the GHS registration process, please select the appropriate hyperlink below to complete the GHS Interest form for incoming freshmen or transfer students. It is a simple Google Form that will automatically be submitted to our school counseling department. They will reach out to you with more information regarding our registration process:


*These forms only need to be completed by families of sending town students looking to attend GHS as a freshman or transfer student.

For families new to the town of Griswold, please contact School Counseling Secretary Darlene Melgey via email for the GHS registration packet at any time during the course of a school year or over the summer.