* According to Minnesota statute 124.E11, a charter school shall give preference for enrollment to a sibling of an enrolled student
and to a foster child of that parent and may give preference for enrolling children of the school’s teachers before accepting other
students by lottery. For this purpose, we request that you list above all children who are currently enrolled have applied for
enrollment at Great Oaks Academy.
Please call 651-460-3200 to schedule your screening. This is required for entrance into Kindergarten.
Legal Guardian #1
Legal Guardian #2 (if applicable)
Emergency contact #1 - Other than Parent/Guardian
If your child becomes ill at school or if school closes for an emergency please list someone who can care for him/her if we are
unable to reach parents/guardians.
Emergency Contact #2- Other Than Parent/Guardians:
Please answer the following questions regarding the student
Racial Ethnic Information
The following data is collected for the purpose of compliance with federal and state civil rights laws. Parents/guardians or ageappropriate students are asked to identify student’s ethnicity and race.
The federal definition includes persons of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race.
The state of Minnesota definition includes persons having origins in any of the original peoples of North America who maintain cultural identification through tribal affiliation or community recognition. [This question is needed to calculate state aid/funding.]
The federal definition includes persons having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippine Islands, Thailand, and Vietnam.
The federal definition includes persons having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.
The federal definition includes persons having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands.
The federal definition includes persons having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa.
This following information is used to ensure the educational rights and protection for students experiencing
homelessness. A homeless individual is one who: (1) lacks a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence and(2) includes: (a)
children and youths are sharing the housing of other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or a similar reason; are
living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or camping grounds due to the lack of alternative adequate accommodations; are living in
emergency or transitional shelter; are abandoned in hospitals; or are awaiting foster care placement; (b) children and youths who
have a primary nighttime residence that is a public or private place not designated for or ordinarily used as a regular sleeping
accommodation for human beings: and (c) children or youths who are living in cars, parks, public spaces, abandoned buildings,
substandard housing, bus or train stations, or similar settings. You are not required to complete the information in this section of
the form. If you choose not to complete this section there may be a delay in the provision of services. Teachers, school leaders,
and the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) will have access to this information.
Previous School Enrollment Information
Please feel free to include your student’s most recent 504 Plan with enrollment documents.
The information provided above is current and represents accurate information about the student.
NOTE TO PARENTS:
- In order to enroll for kindergarten, students must turn 5 on or before September 1 of enrollment year.
- Lottery will be conducted in accordance to our enrollment policy if applicable.
Great Oaks Academy will provide equal educational opportunity for all students and will not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed,
religion, national origin, sex, marital status, parental status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, sexual orientation or age. Moreover,
Great Oaks Academy also makes reasonable accommodations for students with disabilities.