For Families New to SACS

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Moving is many things, but "easy" and "unimportant" are not usually included in the mix of adjectives. It's a significant time in the lives of adults and children. People who are helpful in such times typically are, or soon become, key figures in our lives. We want to welcome you to SACS and we want to be helpful. The following information will hopefully help you begin a successful journey in our school district.

Learn more about SACS

Boundary Maps

If you have questions about which school your child should enroll in, please contact our transportation department at 260-431-2070.

Elementary School Enrollment

NOTICE: Please contact the school directly, before you print and complete forms, as enrollment requirements may vary from school to school. Kindergarten enrollment involves additional steps and varying forms, so please contact the school office.

Aboite Elementary
5004 Homestead Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Principal - Richelle Miller
Secretary - Amani Elhefni
Office: 260.431.2101
Fax: 260.431.2199
Covington Elementary
2430 W. Hamilton Road, South
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Principal - Fred Graf
Secretary -Jennifer Mandelbaum
Office: 260.431.0501
Fax: 260.431.0599
Deer Ridge Elementary
1515 S. Scott Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Principal - Jennifer Sprague
Secretary - Alisa McPherson
Office: 260.431.0701
Fax: 260.431.0799

Haverhill Elementary
4725 Weatherside Run
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Principal - Ashley Ransom
Secretary - Corrine Leising
Office: 260.431.2901
Fax: 260.431.2999
Lafayette Meadows Elementary
11420 Ernst Road
Roanoke, IN 46783
Principal - Jenny Fedele
Secretary - Cheryl Abbring
Office: 260.431.0601
Fax: 260.431.0699
Whispering Meadows Elementary
415 Mission Hill Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Principal - Nicole Veit
Secretary - Beth Permann
Office: 260.431.2601
Fax: 260.431.2699

The following forms may need to be printed, completed and returned to the office. The students birth certificate, immunization records and a current utility bill or signed lease as proof of residency are all required documents. We do not accept any enrollment papers without all of the items listed.

Elementary Forms

2022-2023 Elementary Enrollment Packet

Middle School and High School Enrollment

Contact the respective school directly before proceeding with the enrollment process.

Summit Middle School
4509 Homestead Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Office: 260.431.2501
Fax: 260.431.2599
Tara McArdle at [email protected]
Woodside Middle School
2310 W. Hamilton Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Office: 260.431.2701
Fax: 260.431.2799
Ashley Lindelien at [email protected]
Homestead High School
4310 Homestead Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Office: 260.431.2200
Fax: 260.431.2293
Andrew Sherman at [email protected]


Middle School Registration Information

If you are new to SACS and have a student who will be attending Summit Middle School please call the Summit office at 260-431-2502. If you are new to SACS and have a student who will be attending Woodside Middle School please call the Woodside office at 260-431-2701. We enroll new students throughout the summer during office hours:

Summit Summer Hours:  
Monday - Friday
7:30am-11:30am and 12:30pm-2:30pm
Woodside Summer Hours: 
Monday - Friday
7:30am-11:30am and 12:30pm-2:30pm

All registration paperwork can be picked up in the office during office hours. Please bring a copy of the student's birth certificate, immunization record and proof of residency.

2022-2023 Middle School Enrollment Packet

2022-2023 HHS Grade 9 Enrollment Packet

2022-2023 HHS Grades 10-12 Enrollment Packet

Additional Helpful Information

FERPA Policy / Web 2.0 / Permission to Publish Student Work


Bell Schedules




Woodside Middle School 7:30 AM 2:15 PM
Summit Middle 7:35 AM 2:20 PM
Homestead High School 7:45 AM 2:35 PM
All Elementary 9:00 AM
3:30 PM


Child Care - Friendship Company

A childcare program offered by Southwest Allen County Schools to assist working parents by providing supervised care of school aged children before and after regular school hours. Children enrolled in Southwest Allen County Schools K-5 are eligible to enroll in childcare services. Currently, childcare sites are located at Aboite, Covington, Lafayette Meadows, and Whispering Meadows Elementary schools. Transportation is provided by the district to these locations if your child attends another elementary school.

Link to Friendship Compan

Immunization Information 


Kindergarten Information 

Kindergarten Information

Meal Prices   

Click here to view important 22-23 Food Services Information 

Residency Requirements

Please click here for the Explanation of Residency Requirements.

School Directory

To find out more information about each of our schools visit our school directory.

Special Education

Southwest Allen County Schools provides a wide range of programs and services to students with disabilities and support to parents. 

Special Education

Student Handbook

2022-2023 Handbooks

Supply List

2022-2023 Supply Lists 

Text Messaging/Notification

Southwest Allen County Schools utilizes the SchoolMessenger Notification system to deliver text messages straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school delays/closings, and emergencies.

Click here to learn how to sign up to receive SACS communication via your cell phone. 

Visitor Policy

If you wish to volunteer/visit at any of the Southwest Allen County Schools or accompany your child on a field trip, you will need to complete this form. By signing, you are authorizing Southwest Allen County Schools to perform a criminal history check. You will need to complete the Background Check form below and submit it to the school office. Please make sure that your information is printed legibly. Make sure you provide your full name, date of birth, and signature or we will not be able to allow you to volunteer/visit. Allow 5 school days to process new background check forms, and all visitors must have 48 hour advanced approval from the school office. If you have lived in Indiana less than 1 year please call 260-431-2051.