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Welcome to the Community School Corporation of Southern Hancock County.  We are happy to have you as a part of our school family. 


Click here to download the enrollment packet for Pre-Kindergarten for 2018-2019. 

Kindergarten Roundup:

Click here to learn more about Kindergarten Roundup for the 2018-19 school year.

New Move-In District Students:

If you are new to our district and live within our district boundaries, please contact the school your student will be attending to begin your Registration/Enrollment process.   The map below will assist you in finding your school.

District Map

Be sure to withdraw from your previous school prior to registration.

Please bring the following to the school for registration:

  • A copy of your student's transcript (if available)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Records
  • Proof of residency (this must be a driver's license, bill, anything that is official from your home purchase or rental agreement.) 

Additional Documentation as it pertains to your student:

  • IEP or 504 Plan for students who are enrolled in Special Education or have a 504 Plan.
  • Health Plans from the previous school for any medical conditions that we will need to be aware of and plan for.


Students Living Outside of our District:

Transfer applications for the district are now open for the 2018-2019 school year.  

CSCSHC is now accepting applications for Out of District Transfers for 2018-2019.

Packets must be filled out completely and turned in to the district office or sent, via e-mail, to Amber Rush at arush@newpal.k12.in.us. The district will begin reviewing packets on March 5, 2018.

Incomplete packets will not be accepted or considered. Completed packets may take up to 30 days to process.

Transfer Student applications will be considered on an individual basis. Consideration will be based on class size and building capacity.

Applications will be accepted until July 20, 2018.

2018-19 New Student Registration:

Walk-in registration for students NEW to Southern Hancock Schools for 2018-19 will be Tuesday, July 24 and Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

  • Brandywine Elementary, New Palestine Elementary, Sugar Creek Elementary, New Palestine Intermediate: Tuesday, July 24 from 12p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • New Palestine Junior High and New Palestine High: Tuesday, July 24 from 12p.m. – 7 p.m. AND  Wednesday, July 25 from 8 a.m. -3 p.m.

Returning Students: 

Each year, in July, we ask families to step through a Registration/Enrollment process to update valuable student information for our schools.   The following is a checklist to ensure a completed Registration/Enrollment for the current school year. 

This process must be completed in a web browser and not on the PowerSchool mobile app.

  1. Visit PowerSchool https://power.newpal.k12.in.us/public/ and log in using your Parent Single Sign-On account.  This process must be completed through a web browser and not the PowerSchool mobile app.
    • If you do not have a Parent Account, please contact the school for information regarding your parent web access id and password to establish a connection to your student. 
  2. Select Student Info Register/Update tab along the left navigation column.
  3. Click the Launch Registration/Update Program
    • Fill in Each page with updated/correct information.
    • Click the Save and Continue button at the bottom of each page.
    • You will get a Success Page when the process is complete.
  4. Remit Instructional Fees to the school by mail or through the online payment option under the View/Pay Student Fees tab in PowerSchool.

For additional information or assistance contact the CSCSHC Administration Office at 317.861.4463.