Resident Enrollment

Welcome to the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District!

WAWM schools provide engaging learning experiences in classrooms where students are welcomed, challenged, and supported. Instruction is personalized, engaging, and focuses on college/career readiness and 21st century skill development. We develop school cultures where students, teachers, and families form strong relationships to support learning.

Visit our Enrollment Center! 

WAWM School District Administration Building
1205 S. 70th Street - 5th Floor
West Allis, WI 53214

Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

From September through May, the Enrollment Center is closed when school is not in session. From June through August, the Enrollment Center is closed on holidays and during the week of July 4th.

What should I bring?

  • Parent/Guardian Picture ID (Driver’s License) or Voter Registration Card.

  • The child’s original Birth Certificate.

  • Proof of Residency: The adult resident must be present and bring one (1) document from Column A and one (1) document from Column B.  Documents must be in the name of the resident.

Column A  Column B 
- Mortgage statement or property deed.

- Most current Property Tax statement.
- A closing statement for purchase of a home.
- A signed lease including the Landlord’s name, address, and telephone number. 
(Will be verified.)

- Current utility bill (e.g., gas, water/sewer, electric)
- Utility deposit receipt for new service.
- Department of Health and Human Resources document for benefits.
- Auto insurance or health insurance statement.
- Homeowner’s or Renter’s Insurance statement.

If you have these documents, it helps to bring them too:

  • Immunization Record  

  • Previous school information (Name, Address, Telephone) 

  • Guardianship/Custody Documentation 

  • Student Transcript (Grades 9-12 only) 

  • Special Education Documents

Students are not considered enrolled and/or registered until the Proof of Residency process is complete. In accordance with Wisconsin State Statute 121.77(1) any child who physically resides in the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District for a purpose other than school attendance may be considered a resident student and may be eligible for tuition-free admission.  A child who resides with an adult other than his/her parent within the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District shall be deemed a resident of the district if the child establishes, to the satisfaction of the Superintendent or designee, that the primary purpose for which he/she lives in the district is for a reason other than attending a West Allis-West Milwaukee school.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding enrollment, please contact the West Allis-West Milwaukee District School District Enrollment Center via email  Enrollment@wawmsd.org or telephone 414-604-3014.

Resident Attendance Area Maps

If you need assistance identifying or locating your neighborhood school, please call 414-604-3014.

          Elementary School Map
          Intermediate School Map
          High School Map

Attendance Area Information