• Notice:

    In accordance with Rhode Island state law governing the destruction of student records, the Special Education Department of Coventry Public Schools has applied for destruction of Special Education documents. Only those records of special education students born in or before 1994 and 1995 are scheduled for destruction. Child Outreach screening results/documents that were completed in the school year 2017- 2018 are also scheduled for destruction. Please call the Special Education Department at 822-9400 ex 204 no later than December 15, 2023 to arrange pick-up of your records. Records will be released with proper identification only.

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Last Updated: 8/18/2023 11:12 AM


Registration Instructions:

Coventry Public Schools uses an online registration process.   Once you have completed the registration process and uploaded all required documents, one of our registrars will contact you to set up a phone interview.  If you are unable to upload the required documents, please bring the documents to the Coventry Public Schools Administration building, 1675 Flat River Rd. where we can assist you. You can also email the documents to Registration@coventryschools.net.


Please note that the registration system does not work from mobile devices such as cellular phones.

To register for preschool you must meet one of the descriptions below.

Special Education/ EI process

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If you have questions regarding preschool please contact Joy Marshall at marshalljoy@coventryschools.net

If you are a parent new to Coventry Public Schools, click this link for registration instructions:  Click Here If you are a parent who already has a child in Coventry Public Schools, click this link for registration instructions:  Click Here

Required Documents for all Students PreK through Grade 12

Student must reside in Coventry with Parent/Guardian  

The following documentation must be provided at the time of registration.  These documents may be uploaded or emailed to registration@coventryschools.net             

  • Completed On-Line Registration

  • Birth Certificate,  Passport or Military ID  

  • Photo Identification of Parent/Guardian

  • Court Documentation (Legal documentation proving custody or guardianship, if applicable)

  • Residency Evidence - A true copy of one (1) piece of current residency evidence from Column A and one (1) piece from Column B.


Column A

Column B

Current Mortgage Statement

Current Utility Bill (last 30 Days)

Current Property Tax Bill

Current Water Bill (last 30 Days)

Copy of Fully Executed Lease or Rental Agreement

Current Insurance Bill (last 30 Days)

Purchase and Sales Agreement

Current Credit Card Statement (last 30 Days)

  • Pediatrician/State Physical Form with Immunizations - All forms must be signed by your child’s doctor and must contain the most recent immunizations and up-to-date physical information (dated within one year).  Kindergarten-age children must show proof of  a lead screening and a vision screening and dental screening.

  • Any Additional Documentation  (For example,  please bring any information regarding Individual Education Plan,   504 Plans, Response to Intervention Services or English Language Learner Services) 

  • Child must be 5 years old on or before  September 1 to enter Kindergarten

It is recommended that you have your child screened every year at ages 3, 4 and 5 years old prior to Kindergarten (RIDE). Please fill out this form and our Child Outreach Coordinator will contact you to schedule a screening.