Welcome to Swampscott Public Schools! Swampscott Schools offers a secure online registration platform through ASPEN. Through this process you may save your application and finish it at a later time if needed. You will need to upload the mandatory documents into the system in order to complete the process. Student placement will not take place until all documentation is complete.

Step 1: Email Kate Curtis at kcurtis@swampscott.k12.ma.us to receive a username and password to your Aspen Account. Please include the parents first and last name you would like the account under, name of student and grade student is going into.

Once you receive the login information, start your registration by going to to this link: Aspen Online Registration Link

New Student Registration Instructions

Information needed to complete registration:

  1. Students Birth Certificate
  2. Student Health Information
    1. Immunization Information
    2. Physical Exam Information within 1 Year
  3. Quit Claim Deed or Mortgage Statement or Signed Lease and Rent receipt
  4. Utility Bill (Gas, Oil, Electric, Cable)
  5. Valid MA drivers license/ID or Valid Passport of one parent
  6. Copy of Recent Report Card or Transcripts
  7. Home Language Survey – Home Language Document – Download and Fill Out

All of these documents you will need to upload into the online registration portal.

*Registration is not complete until all required documents are submitted* 

Once your registration is completed and submitted we will reach out to you about next steps.

Please see the FAQ’s below our registration materials if you have additional questions.

New Student Registration

Frequently Asked Questions

Swampscott Public Schools does not participate in school choice.  You must be a Swampscott resident to attend SPS.

Elementary schools are based on class size, student programming and distance.

Summer:  New Elementary school summer assignments will be mailed out by August 15th.

During the school year, schools are assigned as soon as possible once registration is completed. Your assigned elementary school will contact you directly.

Once registration is complete; the school will receive your packet and contact you directly.

If you are a Nahant resident and enrolling a new student in SPS, you must first prove residency in Nahant and bring the proof of residency form that you can receive from the Nahant superintendents office along with your new student registration paperwork to the Swampscott Business Office.  Please note: This is for new students and does not apply to current 6th grade Nahant students going into 7th grade.

If your child has been a student in the Swampscott school system before you will still need to fill out the packet and submit all all the documents that are required as if they were a new student.