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Pre-K Round Up - Apr. 19
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Related Files: Documents needed for Pre-K Registration
Documentacion necesaria para la inscripcion de prekinder

April 19, 2018
1:00 - 6:00 pm 

ROISD Live Oak Professional Development Center
200 Live Oak St. Red Oak, TX

Who qualifies?

Eligibility requirements set forth by the State of Texas include: 

  • Children must be four years of age by September 1, 2018, and fit at least one of the following criteria:
    • Limited English Proficient; or
    • Eligible for free or reduced lunch; or
    • Homeless; or
    • Currently or formerly in a foster care system; or
    • Child of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces (members of a reserved component are included if assigned to active duty by proper authority); or
    • Child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award as a peace officer, firefighter, or an emergency medical first responder.

What documents do I need to bring?

All qualifiers must bring:

  • Birth Certifiate
  • Proof of address
  • Parent ID
  • Immunization Record 

Additional documents for other qualifiers:

Income Qualifiers

One of the following:

  • Current paycheck stub
  • Current tax return if self-employed
  • Current TANF or SNAP eligibility letter

Language Qualifiers

  • Fill out Home Language Survey (provided by school)
  • Language test will be administered to the child

Military Qualifiers

One of the following:

  • Verification of U.S. Department of Defense photo I.D.
  • Statement of service
  • Copy of death certificate
  • Copy of Purple Heart orders
  • Copy of official letter from commander
  • Copy of a letter from US Dept. of Veteran's Affairs
  • Documentation that service member is MIA

Foster Care Qualifiers

  • Verification letter of Prekindergarten Eligibility from DFPS

Star of Texas Award Qualifiers

  • Copy of the resolution (certificate) awarded to parent of child

Where will my child attend school?

Assignment to a campus is dependent on program schedule and availability. Pre-K campus assignments may not correspond with elementary school attendance zone boundaries. Families will be notified in August of their student’s campus and time.

How do I register and what do I need?

  • New student registration will be online and paperless. All required documentation will need to be uploaded in an electronic format (using a scanner, taking a pic on phone and emailing, etc.). Original documents are required for verification at enrollment. To start the online process:
  • Come to Pre-K Round Up on Thursday, April 19 from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. at ROISD Live Oak Professional Development Center located at 200 Live Oak St., Red Oak, TX 75154
  • You will be asked to scan originals of the following items:
    • Driver’s License or Texas ID Card
    • Child’s Official Birth Certificate
    • Vaccination Record
    • Proof of Residence:
      • Most Recent Tax Receipt; or
      • Rental or Lease Agreement; or
      • Electric, Gas, or Water Bill
    • Child’s Social Security Card, if possible
  • Please bring above original documents for verification.

What if I cannot attend Pre-K Round Up?

You can register on-line and take your originals to any elementary school to complete registration.