Step 1 - Schedule a School Tour with the Principal

  • The first step to enrolling at Ignite Family Academy is to take a school tour with our principal. During this time, you will learn more about our school, weekly and monthly student/family requirements to attend, and more!

    Tours typically are held between the hours of 11-12:30pm and 3-3:30pm daily or all day on Fridays. Please contact the office at 360-412-4907 to schedule.

Step 2 - Statement of Understanding

Step 3 - NTPS New Student Registration

  • Students not currently enrolled in North Thurston Public Schools must complete all parts of the New Student Registration process listed below. 
    If you are a currently enrolled NTPS student (even part-time), you can skip this section!

    How to submit your documents

    • Please submit your paper copies of all student registration documents directly to the registrar at the Ignite school building (4111 Sixth Ave NE), Monday-Friday 8:00 am-3:30 pm. 
    • If you have questions, please call IFA Registrar, Somer Bellis at 360-412-4907.

    Important Notes

    • Only a parent/guardian living in the District and at the same residence as the student may enroll the student. 
    • Please provide accurate information. Inaccurate information could place you in jeopardy of legal action.

    Kindergarten Cutoff Date

    • 5 years old on or before August 31st makes your child eligible for fall Kindergarten.

    Part A - Complete the NTPS registration packet

    Part B - Additional Required Documents

    Required Documents:

    1. Verification of student's name and age. NTPS will accept a variety of documents for this purpose, including:
    2. Documentation of legal name change if different than the name on the above record.
    3. Medically Verified Immunization Records (Required by Washington State) EXAMPLES:
      • A completed Certificate of Immunization Status (CIS) signed by a healthcare provider (included in the packet above);
      • A CIS filled out by you or another parent/guardian with medical records attached;
      • A CIS printed by a health care provider or school from the Washington State Immunization Information System; OR
      • A CIS printed from MyIR (a free Dept of Health online tool), go to to begin the sign-up process.
    4. Proof of residency One (1) of the following documents:
      • Current lease
      • Recent contract of sale
      • Recent Mortgage statement
      • Recent Utility Bill
    5. Out of District? 
    6. Custody agreement/parenting plan/court order if parents are separated or divorced.

    Optional Documents:

    1. Academic records (most recent report card for K-8) (helpful, but optional)
    2. Copy of Individualized Education Program (IEP) / Evaluation Report (ER) (if applicable) (helpful, but optional)
    3. Copy of 504 (if applicable) (helpful, but optional)

That's it!

  • Once all steps are complete, the registrar will contact you regarding a start date for your child. 

    Any questions along the way? Email us at