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Welcome New Students

Last Updated: 9/21/2021 12:31 PM

All Canton Local Schools Participate in Online Registration

Steps to Register Your Child(ren) in Canton Local School District for the 2021-2022 school year:

  • 1. Complete Online Registration - Please click the New Student Registration button below to create an account for your child(ren). Watch the video at end of the page for help! Registration will not be complete until all required documentation has been collected. 
    NOTE: Parents of students who currently attend preschool through Canton Local Schools do not need to re-register for kindergarten. You will receive a separate email with instructions.

                             new student button

  • 2. Call to schedule an appointment with the registrar -  Once the online registration process is complete, call the district office at 330-484-8019 to schedule an appointment with the registrar. PLEASE NOTE: ONLY ONE legal parent/guardian permitted, please do not bring your child(ren) with you. 

Items needed for registration are:

  • Child's Birth certificate
  • Two proofs of residency (see right)
  • Parent / Guardian Photo ID
  • Vaccination records
  • Child's Student Social Security Card
  • Custody papers if applicable

Preschool families: please also bring proof of income if you would like to be considered for zero or reduced tuition.  

Bring one of these:

  • Current pay stub 
  • Previous year tax return
  • Public assistance financial forms



PROOF OF RESIDENCY is required of all students registering at Canton Local and must be submitted to the school with the registration form. Parents/Guardians must provide the school with TWO current (less than 3 months old) approved proofs of residency as listed below.
PLEASE NOTE: Post Office Boxes and Cell Phone Bills have no Service Address and therefore are not accepted.

Acceptable Utilities: Electric, Gas, Water, Sewer, Cable/Internet. The utility bill must show matching service and mailing address in the name of the Parent/Guardian.

Other Acceptable Documents: Monthly mortgage statement, lease/rental agreement (signed), pay stub, insurance statement, car payment statement, government agency letters, etc. with parent’s name and address.