•  Welcome to the Student Registration and Placement Center 


    New: Kindergarten, Middle School and High School Lotteries

    for School Year 18-19 are Complete!

    To learn your child's grade K, 6 or 9 school assignment  

    click here to access the Student Assignment Finder

     Registration Center






     For your convinience the Center will be open extended hours for back to school. 


    Here's what you need to know.


    When?  Monday through Thursday and Saturdays during the followings dates:

    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 through Saturday, September 8, 2018 & Saturday, September 15, 2018  


    What is the latest arrival time for a registration(s) Monday through Thursday and Saturdays? 

    Groups registering two or more students should arrive no later than 2:00 PM on Monday through Thursday and 11:00 AM on Saturdays.


    What are the hours?

    Mondays August 20, 27:  8:00 AM TO 4:00 PM with the exception of holidays on August 13th and September, 3rd.  

    Tuesdays: August 14, 21, 28, & September 4:  8:00 AM to 4:00PM   

    Wednesdays: August 15, 22, 29 & September 5:  8:00 AM TO 4:00 PM 

    Thursdays: August 16, 23, 30 & September 6:  8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Saturdays:  August 18, 25 & September 8, 15  8:30 AM TO 12:30 PM


    I do not see Fridays listed on the extended hours schedule?

    Services on Friday will follow summer hours 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM with the last registration for a single student processed no later than 2:30 PM.   As always, large groups are encouraged to arrive no later than noon time.






    August Closures and Announcements:

    Closed on Monday, August 13, 2018 in observance of Victory Day. 

    Join us in the Back To School Celebration offering student free school supplies.   Saturday, August 18, 10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM


    PUERTO RICO EVACUEES: Please visit the registration center at 325 Ocean St. to fill out the necessary paperwork, get registered and proceed with the necessary testing. Registration and enrollment will not be held up due to a lack of immunizations records or academic records. However, depending on their travel history, a student may be asked to get a tuberculosis test. Please address any questions to inforeg@ppsd.org.




  • Contact us:

    Tel:  401-456-9297

    Fax: 401-278-0553


    Expect a response within a 48 hour period. 



    325 Ocean Street

    Providence, Rhode Island 02905


    We are now operating on summer hours

    Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    For your convenience, please note that the last registration for a single student will be accepted by no later than 2:15 PM.  Groups registering two or more students should arrive no later than noon time.  Arrivals after 2:00 p.m. will not allow suffient time for processing before close of business.