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Auguston Traditional Elementary is a Kindergarten to Grade 5 school within the Abbotsford School District. Auguston has an assigned catchment area (see school locator to find your child's catchment school), but also accepts non-catchment requests as per school district policy. Please note that Auguston does NOT have bussing to and from our school for out of catchment students. 

Registration information:

  • Families NEW to Canada (Work Permit or as Permanent Resident) may need to contact the school board office prior to registering at the school. Click here for a Registration Letter for Parents
  • Families MUST be physically living in Auguston's catchment to register (as per school district policy) - click here for the School Locator to determine your catchment
  • Please see School Office Hours - Visitors to the school, including parents/guardians/caregivers, are welcome by appointment only and must complete a Health Assessment prior to entering the school
  • Documentation needed to register - in addition to documentation needed, please provide your child's latest Report Card (either scan and email to auguston [at] abbyschools.ca or make an appointment to bring in to the school and we will photocopy) - NEW families to the school district MUST make an appointment to show ORIGINAL documents in person

Forms needed at registration *NEW* Fillable Forms to be emailed to auguston [at] abbyschools.ca:

  1. AP 336-1 School Registration Form
  2. AP 336-2 Request for Email Address Consent 

Additional forms include:

  • Health Waiver (for current school year)
  • Photo/Media Consent (for current school year)
  • Off Grounds Permission (for current school year)
  • Google Consent (form needed once K-Gr.12)
  • Parent-Initiated Classroom list (for current school year)
  • Fruit & Veggie Program (for current school year)
  • other required documents as determined by the school

Click here for Administrative Procedures on the district website: https://www.abbyschools.ca/about/administrative-procedures/AP300.

How to Register

Kindergarten Registration 

Families residing in Auguston's catchment have priority for registration. If you reside in Auguston's catchment, registration begins the third week of January of the year your child turns 5 years old.  

Additional information:  

  • See the District website for how to register: Kindergarten Registration *Note that Auguston is a catchment school and is NOT part of the lottery draw for district programs for Kindergarten
  • See Documentation needed to register - Please provide all necessary documentation EVEN IF you have a currently enrolled older sibling at Auguston - in addition, please provide your child's immunization records 
  • Registration will not be complete until all necessary forms and documentation are received

How do I apply to attend Auguston for Kindergarten from Out of Catchment?

If you reside outside of Auguston's catchment, please register at your catchment school and make a non-catchment request starting Feb. 1 for the following September, EVEN IF you have an older sibling currently enrolled at Auguston. Click here for a fillable In-District Non-Catchment Request form to be signed by your catchment school's principal, then forward the non-catchment request to Auguston (scan & email is preferred or drop off at the front door) starting Feb. 1. Please email: auguston [at] abbyschools.ca. Click here for more information on catchments

Out-of-catchment applications will only be considered once all catchment students have been accommodated. An application does not guarantee acceptance.

Grades 1-5

Families residing in Auguston's catchment have priority for registration.

How do I apply to attend Auguston for Grades 1-5 from Out of Catchment?

If you have child/ren attending another school in Abbotsford School District and OUTSIDE of Auguston's catchment, please click here for a fillable In-District Non-Catchment Request form to be signed by your catchment school's principal, then forwarded to Auguston starting Feb. 1. Please email the non-catchment request to auguston [at] abbyschools.caClick here for more information on catchments.

Thank you for your interest in Auguston Traditional Elementary School!

Registration for 2022-23 School Year for Currently Enrolled Students

  • Current Out of Catchment Kindergarten, Gr. 1 & Gr. 2 students & Out of District students will be required to follow the district non-catchment/out of district request procedures, by applying starting February 1 for approval to attend next year at Auguston. Click here for a fillable In-District Non-Catchment Request form to be signed by your catchment school's principal, then forwarded to Auguston starting Feb. 1. Please email to auguston [at] abbyschools.ca
  • Students currently in Grade 3 through 5 who are out of catchment (who joined the district program in K), will be considered grandfathered and will not be required to apply for out of catchment for the 2022-23 school year.  This does not apply to students who have since moved Out of District. Click here for the Out of District Non-Catchment Request form.

If your child is currently at Auguston in K-Gr. 5 and you are in catchment, it will be assumed your child is continuing at Auguston for the 2022-23 school year unless you notify the office otherwise **IF YOU ARE MOVING next year and leaving Auguston Traditional, please contact the office (auguston [at] abbyschools.ca or Ph: 604-557-0422)**

Out-of-catchment applications will only be considered once all catchment students have been accommodated. An application does not guarantee acceptance.

Registration for Middle School - 

  • The feeder school for Auguston catchment addresses is Clayburn Middle School. If you currently attend Auguston and live in the Clayburn catchment area your child is automatically registered at Clayburn for September. Information regarding transitioning to Grade 6 at Clayburn will be communicated after Spring Break. Click here for Clayburn's registration info.:  https://clayburn.abbyschools.ca/parents/registration
  • If you reside OUTSIDE of Clayburn's catchment area, your Grade 5 student MUST be registered at their catchment middle school starting February 1 (unless it falls on a weekend, then the next business day). Please check with your catchment middle school in regards to registration procedures.
  • If you would like your child to attend a school outside of your catchment, you will need to complete a non-catchment request starting Feb. 1. Click here for catchments: https://www.abbyschools.ca/schools/catchments
  • Click here for District Registration info.: https://www.abbyschools.ca/schools/registration/grades1-12
  • IF YOU ARE MOVING next year or registering at a school outside of Abbotsford School District, please contact the office (auguston [at] abbyschools.ca or Ph: 604-557-0422)

Registration for Abbotsford Traditional Middle School

The majority of ATMS Grade 6 students come from their two feeder Elementary schools: King and South Poplar. The remainder of their Grade 6 students come from schools throughout Abbotsford and even eastern Aldergrove and Mission. They also occasionally have openings for Grades 7 and 8.  Please note, Auguston was previously considered one of ATMS' feeder schools, but is now part of the Bateman family of schools.  ATMS does have Auguston students from year to year and the process for them to register is the same as is for non-feeder school students.  ATMS anticipates spaces for students new to Traditional education once the Traditional feeder school enrollment is confirmed. Click here for ATMS Registration Info.