How to Enroll at IFA

  • Thank you for your interest in Ignite Family Academy! Please follow the steps below to enroll your students.

    If you have any questions about the school prior to enrolling, please contact the school office at 360-412-4907 or  
    We would love to talk to you about our school!

Step 1 - Read & Sign the Ignite Statement of Understanding

Step 2 - 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), M-F 8am-3:30pm. 
    • 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. Proof of name and age of student. (1) one of the following birth record documents:
    2. Documentation of legal name change if different than name on the birth record above.
    3. Medically Verified Immunization Records (Required by Washington State) EXAMPLES:
      • A completed Certificate of Immunization Status (CIS) signed by a healthcare provider;
      • 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. Race and Ethnicity Form (click link to download)
    5. Proof of residency One (1) of the following documents:
      • Current lease
      • Recent contract of sale
      • Recent Mortgage statement
      • Recent Utility Bill
    6. NTPS Verification of Residency Statement  (click link to download) if living in-district OR Inter-District Transfer Request Form (click link to download) if living ouside of NTPS district boundaries.
    7. 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!

  • The registrar will review your student's information and contact you if we need additional information.

    Any questions along the way? Email us at