New Students

Welcome to Williston Public School District #1!

New Student Enrollment Steps:

Step 1: Determine your home is in the District 1 boundaries

  • Visit the Williams County website
  • Enter your address in the top, left-hand corner
  • If your address falls in the yellow area of the map, your address is in District 1.

At this time, Williston Public School District #1 does not have school zones. Although you are able to request a certain school for your child(ren) based on your home address or another reason, it is not guaranteed that your child(ren) will attend the requested school.

Step 2: Please bring the below documents to the District Office in order to enroll your student into WPSD#1:

  • A copy of your child’s birth certificate (*Note: Children must be 5 years old by July 31st of that school year to start Kindergarten.)
  • A copy of your child’s up to date Immunizations
  • ND Photo ID/Driver’s License or Tribal Card- Click here for information to obtain a North Dakota Photo ID.
  • Primary Proof of Residency (Choose 1 of following):
    • Home Mortgage Statement, Notarized Residency Affidavit, Builder's Agreement, Purchase Agreement, Homeowner's Insurance Policy, Williams County Property Tax Statement, Lease/Rental Agreement (must list the name of the parents/guardians living in the rental unit, plus the manager's name and phone number)
  • Secondary Proof of Residency (Choose 1 of the following, must be dated within the last 30 days)
    • Gas bill, electricity bill, water bill, cable or Direct TV bill, or Department of Social Services documentation

*If you are enrolling a student in grades 9-12, please bring an unofficial transcript to help expedite the scheduling of classes.

Step 3: Complete the Online Registration Form

The Enrollment Department at the District Office will give you a Snapcode. Once you have a Snapcode, click here and set up a PowerSchool Parent Portal account.

From the Parent Portal, you will be able to complete the online registration form.

 How to make a PowerSchool Parent Portal