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.

Information needed to complete registration:

  1. Students Birth Certificate
  2. Student Health Information
    1. Immunization Information
    2. Physical Exam Information with 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
  6. Copy of Recent Report Card or Transcripts

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

Instructions on Setting up an Aspen account:

New Student Registration Instructions

Parents or guardians may access the registration form by clicking on this link:

Aspen Online Registration Link

You will first need to create an account by clicking on “Request an Account”. Select “I am a parent/guardian registering my child online”. Once you fill out the information it will send you an email to activate your created Aspen account to start the process.

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

For assistance please contact Kate Curtis at kcurtis@swampscott.k12.ma.us or 781-596-8800 x1377.

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

New Student Registration

Frequently Asked Questions

If I am not a resident of Swampscott may my child attend Swampscott Public Schools (SPS)?

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

What elementary school will I be assigned?

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

When will I be notified of my elementary school assignment?

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.

Will my Middle or High school student needs to register for courses?

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

I am a Nahant resident with a child coming to Swampscott Public Schools (SPS), where do I prove residency?

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.

My student has attended Swampcott Schools in the past, what do I do?

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.