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Registration for Grades K-12

The online registration process for the 2022-23 school year will open on Monday, March 21, 2022, and is followed up with an in-person registration appointment.  Proceed to the Registration Process Information webpage to register for the current 2021-22 school year. 

Registration Process Information


School Age Child Care Program Information

Visit the School Age Child Care Program (SACC) to register your student for the AlphaBest - SACC Elementary School Program, or the Next Generation Middle School Program.  


Procedures for Withdrawing Your Student

If you need to withdraw your student, please select the appropriate level below. When you land on the contact page please find your school name and send an email to the contact listed to notify of your intent to withdraw. A staff member will guide your next steps.  (Regulation 711-2: Withdrawal of Students)


The Global Welcome Center - Language Assessment & Foreign Transcript Evaluation

The Global Welcome Center serves the needs of families who are new to Prince William County Public Schools and who speak and/or understand a language other than English.   The Global Welcome Center provides support with new student registration, English language proficiency assessment, grade level placement, and foreign transcript evaluation.  For additional questions, contact one of our Global Welcome Centers at Manassas 571-402-3800, Woodbridge  571-374-6813, or send an email to [email protected].   A staff member will contact you within two business days to assist you. 

At this time, all new registrations are temporarily completed through the Online Registration for New Families.  Use the PWCS Find Your School tool to locate your  student's zoned school.  After completing the online registration, contact your school's registrar at one of the links below:


Non-Parent or Non-Resident Enrolling a Student

If you are a non-parent or non-resident enrolling a student in a Prince William County Public School, please click below for helpful information:

The tuition rate for the 2021-22  school year is:

  • Out of State: $15,789.00/year
  • In-State: $7,645.00/year


If you are attempting to enroll a student who is homeless, please visit our Homelessness webpage.

The definition of homelessness, as defined by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, includes children and youth who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence. Children and youth who are experiencing one of the conditions below, may be considered as homeless:

  • Sharing the housing of other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or a similar reason;
  • Living in emergency or transitional shelters;
  • Living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, camping grounds due to lack of adequate alternative accommodations;
  • Living in cars, parks, public spaces, bus or train stations, or abandoned buildings;
  • Having a primary nighttime residence that is a public or private place not designated for, or ordinarily used as, regular sleeping accommodations; and
  • Migratory children or youth living in circumstances described above.

Any questions, please contact Tami Eppolite, McKinney-Vento Homeless Liaison, at [email protected].

Additional Questions About School Enrollment

If you have additional questions about school enrollment you may contact the registrar at your zoned school.