Half Hollow Hills Central School District

Please be aware that it is a CRIME to fraudulently register a child in a school district other than the district in which the parents or legal guardians reside. The Half Hollow Hills Central School District is committed to the prevention, termination and prosecution of any such activity.


Registration is by Appointment Only


We are pleased to welcome new residents to the Half Hollow Hills Central School District. Children at least five years old on or before December 31 will be eligible for admission to kindergarten the preceding September. In order to safeguard the health of your youngster, to place him or her in the most appropriate program, and to conform with all New York State Laws and District policy, we need certain information and records prior to registering your child.


Click here for a copy of the District’s registration packet. After completing this packet in its entirety, please contact the Half Hollow Hills School District at 631-592-3000 to set up a registration appointment. Registration for new students takes place at the District’s Administrative Offices located at 525 Half Hollow Road, Dix Hills by appointment only.


Photo Identification and Proof of Residency
(No exceptions will be made)


Homeowners: Please provide any of the following:

  • House Deed
  • Suffolk County Tax Bill
  • Sales Contract with Attorney Letter
  • Mortgage Statement


Renters must provide the following:

  • Lease
  • Landlord's Affidavit


Both Homeowners and Renters MUST also provide two of the following:

  • Telephone/Cell phone bill
  • Water Bill/PSEG
  • Cablevision bill
  • Credit Card Statement
  • Bank Statements/Government issued notices
  • New DMV issued Drivers License


Documents for Child

  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of mandatory immunization for Diphtheria (DPT series minimum of 3, Polio (OPV series minimum of three), Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR series of two) Hepatitis B Vaccine (series of three) and Varicella (Chicken Pox) 1 dose of Varivax vaccine after 1st birthday, or serological proof of immunity, or physician's documentation of illness. Proof of Tdap (Pertussis Booster) immunization within two weeks of eleventh birthday.
  • Parental guardianship - Copies of court papers
  • All Foster Parents must submit, at registration, a letter from the placement agency indicating the licensed foster parent plus date of birth and grade of child and Form DSS 2999 completed by the placement agency.
  • Transfer card or report card showing proof of grade level for transfer student


Registration is not complete until all necessary information and documentation is provided to the school your child will attend.


All questions regarding Registration should be directed to:
David Spera
(631) 592-3064


All questions regarding Homelessness/Unaccompanied Youth should be directed to:

Elaine Bova
(631) 592-3368
email: