Registrar

Category:  Support
Job Function:  Support Staff
Department:  Sandtown Middle

Summary

The Registrar is responsible for registering students and managing a wide variety of student and curriculum information. The work involves responsibility for the day-to-day maintenance and operation of the school information management system utilized for student registration, scheduling, curriculum planning, grade reporting and related activities.

Essential Duties

  • Processes required forms and information to enroll new students and discusses the process with students and parents
  • Prepares documentation and drafts correspondence pertaining to registration requirements and procedures.
  • Completes all withdrawal paperwork for exiting students, including getting transfer grades from teachers and collecting textbooks
  • Communicates with previous schools, for incoming students, to get all relevant educational records, including following up with families in regards to immunization, birth certificate, and social security records
  • Distributes all prospective schedules prior to the beginning of each semester (for student/parent review)
  • Corresponds, via email and phone, in regards to all possible schedule changes
  • Reviews schedule change request forms, as approved by the Counselor, and makes appropriate changes
  • Communicates with counselors/special education case managers in regards to possible schedule changes if questions arise regarding graduation requirements 
  • Enters records of incoming students to conform with District standards and works with data clerk to make sure they are input correctly
  • Manages and submits, both via mail and electronically, transcripts and other requested records as authorized and prepares related correspondence
  • Communicates with parents and students in regard to Affidavits of Residence; Collects and maintains Affidavits of Residence
  • Helps maintain permanent records; Applies test score labels to test cards in student permanent records
  • Participates in professional development regarding record keeping and curriculum for international students
  • Receives and transfers middle school permanent records to high school permanent records, per FCS policy.
  • Prepares various lists and reports in regard to student ranking, grade averages, graduation, reassignments etc.
  • Prepares graduation and rank in class lists and transcripts; Prepares Federal, State, County, and other special statistical reports.
  • Reviews students' immunization forms to verify adherence to governmental requirements.
  • Reviews student records and registration information to determine attendance boundaries, immigration and immunization status.
  • Collects and prepares data for Federal, State and District reports.
  • Responds to inquiries involving registration, foreign student registration, and student records
  • Participates in professional development regarding curriculum, graduation requirements ,or other issues related to scheduling
  • Participates in professional development regarding record keeping and curriculum for international students
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator

Required Education

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Certification/Licensure

None required

Experience Qualifications

Minimum of 3 years clerical/administrative experience required

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Proficient in navigation of educational websites
  • Proven ability to handle confidential information
  • Must be able to collaborate effectively with District and school personnel, the general public, and work with diverse groups of people
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Working Conditions

  • Normal office environment

Physical Demands

  • Routine physical activities of sitting, standing, and walking
  • May have to lift up to 10 lbs
Posting ID:  26261

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