We are so glad
you are about to become a Smoky Mountain Mustang! We take great pride in that
distinction and hope you will, too. We think you’ll find Smoky Mountain High
School to be an exciting and friendly learning environment. Please look at the Academics page of this site for information about
classes and grading. This “New Students” page will tell you all about how to
enroll at Smoky Mountain High School.
If you are a rising freshman currently enrolled in a
middle school in any Jackson County public school (Blue Ridge, Cullowhee Valley,
Fairview, School of Alternatives, Scotts Creek, Smokey Mountain) you should have
already gone through the enrollment procedures outlined below unless you joined
the school late in the school year.
Before You Enroll…
Please make sure you
ü Proof of residence (utility bill, driver's license, etc.)
ü Current immunization
ü Current report card or
transcript from previous
ü Special needs
documents if applicable
(IEP, for example)
ü Legal guardianship
ü Social Security
ü Phone or FAX number for previous
ü Valid photo ID for parent or
HOME SCHOOLERS: Please bring as
many records as possible.
TRANSFER STUDENTS: It is very
helpful if you can bring a registration guide or course catalog from your
previous school to help us determine which courses most closely match the ones
you have been taking.
Where To Go…
· Come to the
Guidance Office located directly ahead in the lobby of the
school’s main entrance (located at 100 Smoky Mountain Dr., Sylva, North Carolina
· Parent or
guardian: You must be with your enrolling student, even if the student is 18. If
the student is 18, you will be directed to meet with an administrator before
proceeding with the enrollment process.
Once You Arrive…
the Guidance Office, you will be given an enrollment packet
containing forms that must be filled out before enrollment can take place. These
üIndian Education Form,
üStudent Checkout/Health Information
Affidavit...PARENT/GUARDIAN MUST HAVE A VALID PHOTO ID TO COMPLETE THIS DOCUMENT
SPECIAL NOTE: You are welcome to pick this packet
up ahead of time to fill out at your leisure if you would prefer. The
Parent/Guardian Affidavit must be filled out in the Guidance Office after all of the other forms have been completed.
After The Paperwork…
transfer to Smoky Mountain High School from another school will not receive a
schedule and may not start classes until the Guidance Office
receives transcripts...showing grades, courses taken, and credits earned...from the
most recent school attended.
want this to be as smooth a process as possible so that there is little or no
delay in starting classes. Please let us know if you have any additional
questions by calling the Guidance Office at 586-2177, ext. 2500.
We look forward to seeing you!