• Update: CWA will begin writing In-Zone permits for students requiring one to register in any Ward 3 (Lake Charles) school beginning on Monday, July 12, 2021.

    Only the person conducting business will be allowed in the building due to social distancing restrictions. There will be no exceptions. CWA does not make copies. A separate set of the address verification documents will be retained by CWA for each student that requires a permit.

    CWA office hours: M-F from 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-3:30 p.m.
    The office is located at 2423 Sixth Street, Lake Charles, 70601.


  • District policy requires you to verify your address to register your child (grades K-12) in the appropriate Ward 3 (Lake Charles) attendance zone. To do this, copies (for each child needing a permit) of the following documents are required:

    - If the guardian is the account holder for the electricity of the physical address, copies of the following:  

    • Guardian’s photo id
    • Current electricity statement with the service address listed
    • Another current utility statement with the service addresslisted. Examples: water, gas, and cable. A lease containing the guardian as thelessee and the signature of the leasor is also accepted.
    • Birth certificate
    • Other legal documents, if applicable

    - If the guardian is not the account holder for the electricity of the physical address, copies of the following:

    • Original notarized statement verifying that the utilities are in someone other than the guardian’s name. See template under “info for parents”
    • The electricity account holder’s photo id
    • Guardian’s photo id
    • Current electricity statement with the service address listed
    • Another current utility statement with the service address listed. Examples: water, gas, and cable. A lease containing the guardian as the lessee and the signature of the leasor is also accepted.
    • Birth certificate
    • Other legal documents, if applicable

     

    If you are unable to provide the documentation outlined, you should contact CWA at (337) 217-4230 before reporting for a permit to register. Best wishes for a successful school year for your child.