International Student Enrollment Procedures for the
2020 - 2021 School Year
This page is for Parents/Guardians of International Students looking for information to enroll for the 2020-2021 school year which begins in August.
International F-1 Visa students must contact the PYLUSD district office prior to contacting YLHS for enrollment. Please click on the following district link-
You can also visit www.pylusd.org scroll to Resources and click on the International Student Program for more information.
International students are placed in "Age Appropriate" grade level by their birth date as instructed by our District office.
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, ALL PYLUSD SCHOOLS AND OFFICES ARE CLOSED THROUGH THE END OF THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
Enrollment Information for the 2020-2021 school year for students that have previous education from Outside the Country.
Foreign Transcripts: All foreign transcripts and birth certificates must be translated into English by American Education Research Corporation (AERC) 626-339-4404 www.aerc-eval.com We will not accept translations from any other company. Please plan ahead as this process takes time. We will also need to see the original official stamped foreign transcript for verification. Any missing grade level transcripts will not result in the student starting at a lower grade level. Students are placed by their birth date in the correct grade level according to the PYLUSD placement chart. Please ask for a translation referral list for immunizations translation.
The State of California requires that all parents provide immunization records for their students under the California Administrative Code, Title 17, Sections 6000-6075. Records may be obtained from the previous school. Foreign records need to be translated into English. No enrollment without current immunization records.
Proof of Birth:
Original birth certificate. Translated into English if necessary by AERC.
New student enrollment information for students that have attended school Outside the County and are new to Placentia Yorba Linda Unified School District. Please follow the following steps to enroll your student at Yorba Linda High School.
Print out completed online enrollment paperwork and sign where required.
Collect all necessary documents listed below and email copies to the YLHS Counseling Clerk, Jacquelyn Roberts, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- AERIES signed online enrollment paperwork (step1)
- Residency Verification Form and Residency Verification Affidavit (3 pages see below) & Caregiver form if required.
- Current utility bill, electric, water or gas showing mailing and service address, Lease/Rental Agreement, or Escrow Papers showing the closing date.
- Current parent and/or caregiver's Drivers License or Passport with photo ID
- Students Birth Certificate or Passport (translated into English by AERC)
- Students current up to date Immunization Record (translated into English)
- Medical History completed and signed (see below)
Once you have all documents gathered, email all required documents together (do not send separately) to email@example.com
Once steps 1,2 and 3 are complete, you will get a confirmation from YLHS that everything has been received and we will set up an appointment in August for you to meet with your counselor and choose your courses. At that time you must bring in an original official stamped transcript from your previous schools. Please take the time prior to your appointment to obtain your Official Transcript from all schools you have attended which you will need to bring to your appointment in August along with your Course Selection Card (see below).
Any questions regarding enrollment or documents, please email Jacquelyn Roberts, at firstname.lastname@example.org
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