Please complete the “Apply Now” for the 2023-2024 School year to apply to Arete Charter Academy. Then complete the forms under “Enroll Now” to begin registration in the Pleasant Ridge Union School District. You will then receive an email to schedule an intake appointment.
All students are required to have the following documents:
All new enrollees’ need to provide one document from each of the categories below:
Category l - One Proof Required: At least one of the following documents showing the name and residence address of the parent/guardian or caregiver within the district: (Education Code 48204.1)
Category ll - One Proof Required: At least one utility service statement or payment receipt dated within the last forty-five (45) days showing the name and service address of the parent/guardian or caregiver within the district. On-line documentation is accepted as long as it fulfills the requirement of a complete statement (all pages). Utility set-up and 15 day notice letters are acceptable proofs of residency if statement or payment receipt is submitted within 30 days of residency verification.
Acceptable utility services include: (Education Code 48204.1)
If the student is an unaccompanied youth as defined in 42 USC 11434A, a declaration of residency executed by the student will be required.
If the student is residing in the home of a caregiving adult within district boundaries, an affidavit executed by the caregiving adult in accordance with Family Code 6552 will be required.
Additional documents, if applicable:
Transitional Kindergarten is the first year of a two-year Kindergarten program. Students must be 5-years-old between September 2, 2023 and April 2, 2024 to qualify for Transitional Kindergarten for the 2022-2023 school year.
Students who start between February 1 and March 22 will receive prorated curriculum funds only. No students will be accepted after March 22.
The final day for enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year may be March 22, 2024.