NEW Student Enrollment

Welcome to Cox Elementary School and the Fountain Valley School District.  We are excited to be a part of your child's educational journey.  All school staff are dedicated to providing students with a high-quality learning experience that supports both the academic and social-emotional needs of students. 
This enrollment webpage is designed to support families in enrolling student(s) that will be new to Fountain Valley School District.  Online enrollment for the 2020-21 school year is now open, and enrollment for the 2021-22 school year will begin on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
The following are important guidelines for enrolling your child:
  • To enroll in Kindergarten, your child must turn five-years-old by 9/1/21
  • If you have questions regarding the appropriate grade level for your child, please reference this Grade Placement Chart (students must be enrolled in the appropriate grade for their age)
  • If you have questions about which school is your home school, please reference this map of FVSD Boundaries.
  • If you have questions regarding immunizations required to enroll in school, please reference the Parents Guide to Immunizations Required for School Entry
  • Please ensure that you select the correct school in which to enroll your child
  • If your student is currently enrolled in FVSD's Transitional Kindergarten or Early-Entry Kindergarten
    • Please email with the subject line "Current TK-EEK Students Enrollment" 
    • Include the following information:
      • Student Last Name
      • Student First Name
      • TK or EEK
      • Current School Site
    • Cox Staff will reach out to you to assist with the enrollment process
  • If your student is currently enrolled in FVSD CDC or State Pre-school, please follow the enrollment process for students enrolling in FVSD for the first time.
Important Enrollment Dates:
  • Intra-District Transfer Window (February 1 - March 19, 2021)
  • Kindergarten Informational Video Release  (February 25, 2021)
  • Kindergarten Round-up (Monday, March 1, 2021)
  • Enrollment for 2021-22 school year opens (Tuesday, March 2, 2021)
  • Inter-District Transfer Window Opens (Tuesday, March 2, 2021)
FVSD has a clear, 4-step process for enrolling student in the district.  Please complete each of the following steps:
Step 1
  • Please complete the Aeries Online Enrollment Confirmation
  • Once completed, please PRINT the confirmation document (do not print double-sided)
  • Aeries does not work on mobile devices, so you will need to use a computer, laptop, or chromebook
  • If you have any questions, please contact us via email at or by phone at 714-378-4240
Step 2
Kindergarten ONLY:
  • Complete the Kindergarten Health Assessment Form
  • Oral Health Assessment Form
    • If applicable, health aides from the school will contact you
  • Report of Health Examination for School Entry 
    • If applicable, health aides from the school will contact you
California law requires all students to have a dental & health examination by May 31st of their first year in public school.
Step 3
  • Provide electronic copies of the following required documents:
    • Two (2) Proof of Residence documents (Click here for a list of accepted documents)
    • Student's immunization record (Must have all to start school per California Law)
    • Documentation of Student's Age (Click here for a list of accepted documents)
    • Parent Photo ID (Driver's License or Passport)
    • Copy of most recent State Testing Results (SBAC)
    • Verification of GATE status (if applicable)
    • Most recent report card
    • Any special program documentation - Individualized Education Plan (IEP) or 504 Plan (if applicable) 
Step 4
  • We are now accepting student enrollment for the 2020-21 school year and will begin accepting enrollment for the 2021-22 school year on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.  After completing the enrolment forms (Step 1 & Step 2), and creating electronic copies of the required documents (Step 3), please email all documents to the Cox Office at
  • Documents may also be delivered to the school using the Document Dropbox on the school's campus
FVSD continues to practice social distancing; therefore, all enrollment forms will be collected via email or document dropbox on the school's campus.
If you have any additional questions regarding enrollment, please contact the Cox Office at or via phone at 714-378-4240.
The information provided to Fountain Valley School District (FVSD), and Cox Elementary School, during the enrollment process will be used to determine that the student resides within the FVSD attendance boundaries, the school within those attendance boundaries to which the student will be assigned, and to identify unique educational programming services to which the student may be entitled. Information collected will be used for no other purpose, such as restricting or denying enrollment or treating a student differently in determining whether he or she satisfies any admission or enrollment criteria.
The online registration system is translated into  Vietnamese, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Arabic, and Armenian.   In the event your family needs assistance completing the enrollment process for any reason, please contact the Educational Services Department of Fountain Valley School District via phone at (714) 843-3200 or via email at