2023-2024 Registration

If you have already registered and turned in your 7th or 8th grade registration form, please continue below. 

If you have NOT completed a 7th or 8th grade registration form, please go to our Enroll at Santiago page for more information. 

Santiago Student Start-Up


Please take a few minutes to review and complete the following steps to expedite your experience on registration day!  Let's get started:

Step 1 - For students NEW to Santiago: Please make sure your updated immunizations card (inclusive of the 7th grade Tdap) AND all required registration paperwork is turned in to the Santiago Front Office.

Step 2 - Please don't forget to complete your data confirmation through your parent portal account before coming to registration, this will be a great help and will expedite your registration time. 

Parent Portal Link (must use parent email): https://ps.orangeusd.org/LoginParent.aspx

ALL Santanas: Data confirmation should be completed. Directions for completing Data Confirmation:


NOTE: It is NOT necessary to print anything from Data Confirmation once you SUBMIT. Santiago will print confirmation pages.

Please be ready to update/add any contact information, review your child's health history, and read and review all relevant documents. If you have any issues or difficulty, please contact the office for additional support at 714-997-6366. 

Step 3: ALL Santanas: The final step of Santiago Student Start-Up happens on campus. Please plan to visit Santiago to make final preparations for the first day of school.

Registration Dates

If you missed registration, please visit our registrar, Mrs. Robles in the front office.

First day of school
7th Grade Students: Tuesday, August 15

8th Grade Students (7th grade students also attend): Wednesday, August 16

2023-2024 Student Calendar

If you have any questions, please call our front office at (714) 997-6366.


We are so excited for the 2023-2024 school year!



Confirmation Page Information

 There are several steps to the process. We thank you for your patience as you read and complete all steps before continuing to the next step.  Each step must be confirmed in order to continue on to the next step.  You will also receive school information/documentation.  Please read, review and acknowledge all documentation prior to completing your Data Confirmation Process.

Parent Portal Link (must use parent email): https://ps.orangeusd.org/LoginParent.aspx

Directions on how to complete Data Confirmation: https://www.orangeusd.org/enrollment/data-confirmation

School Bus Passes Image                              Pases de autobus image

For information on bus passes and applications, please visit the OUSD link: Transportation Department.



Purchases at Registration

New Uniforms Information - click here

     - Used Uniforms will be available for purchase as well

PE Lock ($6)  

Picture Information: TBD in August

PTSA membership $15

Chromebook Insurance $50

Chromebook Purchase  $330

Yearbook TBD

Chromebooks are provided to all Santiago students free of charge, but are the property of Santiago Charter Middle School (unless the device is purchased for students). Santiago asks all parents to take financial responsibility for the loaner Chromebook while in their child's possession. Santiago offers optional insurance coverage to parents who wish to purchase it ($50) to protect the device from damage, loss, or theft while being used by their child. 


Cash, Checks, Mastercard, Visa and Discover Card Accepted. 

47605(D) PARAGRAPH 4

(4) (A) A charter school shall not discourage a pupil from enrolling or seeking to enroll in the charter school for any reason, including, but not limited to, academic performance of the pupil or because the pupil exhibits any of the characteristics described in clause (iii) of subparagraph (B) of paragraph (2).

(B) A charter school shall not request a pupil’s records or require a parent, guardian, or pupil to submit the pupil’s records to the charter school before enrollment.

(C) A charter school shall not encourage a pupil currently attending the charter school to disenroll from the charter school or transfer to another school for any reason, including, but not limited to, academic performance of the pupil or because the pupil exhibits any of the characteristics described in clause (iii) of subparagraph (B) of paragraph (2). This subparagraph shall not apply to actions taken by a charter school pursuant to the procedures described in subparagraph (J) of paragraph (5) of subdivision (b).

(D) The department shall develop a notice of the requirements of this paragraph. This notice shall be posted on a charter school’s internet website. A charter school shall provide a parent or guardian, or a pupil if the pupil is 18 years of age or older, a copy of this notice at all of the following times:

             (i) When a parent, guardian, or pupil inquires about enrollment.

             (ii) Before conducting an enrollment lottery.

             (iii) Before disenrollment of a pupil.

(E) (i) A person who suspects that a charter school has violated this paragraph may file a complaint with the chartering authority.

             (ii) The department shall develop a template to be used for filing complaints pursuant to clause (i).