Registration & Student Services

1458 5th Street
Muskegon, MI 49441

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Muskegon Public Schools In-District Transfer Request


Department Staff Members

Director of Student Services
Rodney Walker
Central Registrar & Student Services Support
Brenda Kota
Pupil Accounting & Data Support Support Specialist

Enrollment Procedures

To register, you must completely fill out the enrollment packet (obtained in our office) and provide the following:

  • Certified copy of Birth Certificate
  • Michigan Official Up-to-Date Immunization Records
  • Proof of guardianship, if applicable
  • Parent/Guardian ID
  • Two Proofs of Residency, including any of the following:
    • Current rent receipts
    • Mortgage payment receipts
    • Utility bills
    • Property tax bills
    • Voter registration
    • Driver’s license address
  • Transcript or Latest Report Card
  • IEP for Special Education Student

Failure to provide birth certificate, proofs of residency, or guardianship (if applicable) will delay enrollment process approval.

Health Related Plans

The Office of Student Services acknowledges the importance the role of healthy students plays in the district academic goals. The food service department is fully aware of this issue and goes above and beyond to accommodate our students who have been identified with assorted food allergies. Upon request Muskegon Public School lends support and assistance to those students with various health related issues. Please contact the building principal and/or the Office of Student Services with any questions or concerns.

School Safety

The Office of Student Services has an Emergency Preparedness Procedures Plan in place and has trained staff to effectively respond to various emergency situations. The role of Crisis Team Coordinator is currently held by the Director of Student Services. This team assist staff and students in responding to more in-depth, often student related, situations. Please contact the building principal and/or the Office of Student Services with any questions or concerns.

Title IX

Title IX has broad application. Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 is a federal law that states: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”

The district's Title IX Coordinator is Mr. Matthew Cortez, Superintendent. He oversees and implements procedures and policies’, training, investigates complaints/grievances and interacts with law enforcement and staff. Please contact the Office of the Superintendent if you have any concerns or questions.