Enrollment & School Choice

  • Welcome to Downes Elementary!

    Downes is extremely proud to say that we are a National PTA School of Excellence!

  • We are excited that you have chosen Downes Elementary School for your child and want to make sure that we make the new enrollment process as clear and easy as possible.

    If you are looking to see if Downes Elementary School is your child's assigned school, click on Find Your Assigned School. If you are ready to enroll in Downes, you can start the enrollment process by clicking Enroll/Register Online below. Registration is also available in person at the school.

  • Forms &
  • Kindergarten
  • School Choice

How to Register

  • 1. Identify Your School

  • 2. Gather Documents

  • 3. Register Online or In-Person

Register for 2023-2024 School Year



Register for 2024-2025 School Year



  • Education Options
    Christina School District
    Administration Office
    1899 S. College Avenue
    Newark, DE 19702

    Phone: (302) 552-2665