Note: Registration for NEW students starting in September 2020 students is now open.  Kindergarten students must be registered by 11:59 PM on Sunday, March 29, 2020.  Parents registering students for the 2019-2020 school should also use the link below.  You will be able to choose the school year that you are registering for on the Pre-registration page.  If your child already attends school in the District, please do not register.
    The Administration and the Board of School Directors welcome you to the Wallingford-Swarthmore School District.  We have prepared this information to assist you in registering your child for school.
    To register, a new student must be:

    • A resident of the Wallingford-Swarthmore School District (proof of residency is required)
    • Five (5 years of age on or before September 1st of the school term for kindergarten)
    • Six (6 years of age on or before September 1st of the school term for 1st grade)

    The School District shall require that the following information be documented before registering the child or allowing the child to attend school:

    • Proof of child's age
    • Proof of residency
    • Immunizations required by law
    • Parent Registration Statement
    • Home Language Survey

    Depending on your individual situation, additonal documents may be needed. 

    Please visit the links at the right for important details regarding required registration information or click here .

    The Wallingford-Swarthmore School District utilizes a central registration system.  There is a 2 step process to register students.  You can start the process to register your child online by CLICKING HERE.  If you do not have access to a computer, you can make an appointment to complete the registration at the Registration Office which is located at:

    Registration Office
    Strath Haven Middle School
    Administrative Wing
    200 South Providence Road
    Wallingford, PA  19086

    Our contact number is:     610-892-3470, extension 1506

    Please utilize this phone number for any questions you may have or to schedule an appointment with someone in the Registration Office.  You may also e-mail your question(s) to our Registrar, Derrick L. Clements at dclements@wssd.org .

    If you would like to tour any of our school buildings, please contact that school's Executive Administrative Assistant, who will be happy to assist you. 

    Strath Haven High School
    205 South Providence Road
    Wallingford, PA  19086
    610-892-3470 ext. 2105


    Strath Haven Middle School
    200 South Providence Road
    Wallingford, PA  19086
    610-892-3470 ext. 3105

    Nether Providence Elementary School
    410 Moore Road
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    610-892-3470 ext. 4105


    Swarthmore-Rutledge School
    100 College Avenue
    Swarthmore, PA  19081
    610-892-3470 ext. 4505

    Wallingford Elementary School
    20 South Providence Road
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    610-892-3470 ext. 4305



    Please see the tabs at the right for links to more detailed registration information. 

    Kindergarten students MUST be five years of age on or before September 1st of the year starting.  There are NO EXCEPTIONS.
    If you would like more information about kindergarten registration, please click here.