• Proof of District Residency

    To establish that the student you are registering lives in the Rochester City School District, proof of residency is required. To assist the Office of Student Equity and Placement with completing enrollment or transfer of a child to a Rochester City School, acceptable forms of proof are needed when you visit our placement office. Examples of acceptable proof are listed below for both homeowners and renters.

     
    Homeowners
     
    Homeowners may provide a mortgage, closing statement, deed, or city tax bill to prove ownership, or a Homeowner’s affidavit or any two of the following:
    • Pay Stub
    • Income Tax form
    • Utility or other bills
    • Membership documentation(e.g. library cards) based on residency
    • Tax bill from the City of Rochester
    • Telephone Bill
    • Insurance Bill
    • Official driver’s license, learner’s permit or non-driver identification
    • Bank Statement
    • Voter Registration documents
    • DSS Declaration:
    • Documents issued by federal, state or local agencies (e.g. local social services agency, federal office of Refugee Resettlement)
    • State or other government issued identification
    • Other original documents evidencing residency

    Renters
     
    Renters in the city of Rochester may provide a Lease or Renter’s Affidavit or any of the two following:
    • Pay Stub
    • Income Tax Form
    • Utility or other bills
    • Membership documents (e.g. library cards) based on residency
    • Tax Bill from the City of Rochester
    • Telephone bill
    • Water bill
    • Insurance bill
    • Official driver’s license, learner’s permit or non-driver identification
    • Bank Statement
    • Voter Registration documents
    • DSS Declaration
    • Documents issued by federal, state or local agencies  (e.g. local social service agency, federal office of Refugee Resettlement)
    • State or other government issued identification
    • Other original documents evidencing residency

     

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  • Updated November 2017