Enrollment and Registration

Enrolling New Students in District 51

Welcome to School District 51 where we are providing pathways to graduation to ensure student success!

**On March 3, 2020, after a community open-house process to gather input, the Board of Education adopted new boundaries for Fruita area elementary schools to include the newly constructed Monument Ridge.**

Where will my student attend?

School Finder

Once you have completed the online registration process below, please bring the following information to your school of attendance to complete the enrollment process:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization record
  • Proof of Residency (examples: utility bill, mortgage statement, etc.)

If wishing to enroll your student in a school outside their school of attendance, please 970-254-5311

Online Registration 

Parents may complete the registration process online for the 2023-2024 school year by clicking the link below.   

Online Registration

Students New to District 51

If you do not have an existing ParentVUE account and are new to our district, you will need to create one. Upon creating your account, an email will be sent with further instructions. Email confirmation may take up to 30 minutes; also check your Junk/Spam folders.

Use the link below and click on more options:

Create an Account

Previously Enrolled D51 students

Parents may complete the registration process online for the 2022-23 school year.

  • Log into ParentVUE to complete the registration


  • If your student has previously attended a District 51 school and you DO NOT have a ParentVUE account please, complete the ParentVUE registration form and return it to your student’s school at which time they will create an account for you.
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English and Spanish

If you do not wish to register your student online,  please print and complete the registration packet below and take to your student's school:

Enrollment Packet English

Enrollment Packet Spanish


Families wanting to enroll their child in the Universal Pre-School program must be matched with a District 51 pre-school. You can find out more information on UPK in Colorado on the Colorado Department of Education Website.  



Children who will be 5 years old on or before August 31, 2023, are invited to register for the Fall of 2023-24 school year through our online registration process. Parents will use ParentVUE Online registration for students entering Kindergarten in 2023-24 starting on July 18, 2023.

Parents will be required to provide their child(rens) birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of address (utility bill, bank state, mortgage statement) to their child’s school. Registration will not be finalized without these documents.

  • Parents with students already attending D51 schools will use their existing ParentVUE account.
  • If you have a ParentVUE account and have forgotten your username or password, please log into ParentVUE and request a new password OR contact your student’s school to request this information.
  • New parents will need to create a ParentVUE account (see instructions below).


Logging into Online Registration

Current Parents - Login to ParentVUE and follow the prompts through the process.

New Parents to District 51 - Go to the Login to ParentVUE page. When the page displays, click More Options (bottom right) and select Create a New Account. Follow the prompts as you continue through the process of creating an account. An email will be sent to you.

  • Don’t forget to check your junk mail if you don’t see an email.
  • If you don’t receive an email, contact your student’s school.
  • If you have a ParentVUE account, log in prior to the Kindergarten Online Registration window to confirm your access.
  • If you have a student enrolled in District 51 and do not have a ParentVUE account, please contact your students' school requesting assistance.


Attendance Boundaries

There are two easy ways to identify school attendance and boundary information:

1. Mesa County School Locator by Address

Enter your street or road number and name (do not include Rd, Ln, Ct, St.) to find information on where your child will attend elementary, middle, and high school. Please click on the School Finder button on the left or go to:\

Mesa County School and Cell Number Locator

2. Boundary Maps

To access boundary maps for elementary, middle or high school click on the following links:

  • Elementary Attendance Maps

Mesa County Interactive website

**On March 3, 2020, after a community open-house process to gather input, the Board of Education adopted new boundaries for Fruita area elementary schools to include the newly constructed Monument Ridge. 
  • Middle Attendance Maps 

Mesa County Interactive website

Fruita 8/9 Mesa County Interactive map

  • High School Attendance Maps

Mesa County Interactive website