Kindergarten Round-Up for 2019-2020 scheduled for May 21

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Apr 2019
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Families that have a child entering Kindergarten or Pre-Kindergarten at the Melissa Ridge Education Center for the 2019-2020 school year are encouraged to attend Kindergarten Round-Up.

Kindergarten Round-Up is scheduled for Tuesday, May 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Melissa Schools Home Office, located at 1904 Cooper Street.

This is a district-wide enrollment event serving incoming Kindergarten and qualifying Pre-Kindergarten students. Families may come and go, with no appointment necessary. Online enrollment and enrollment packets must be completed in advance.

Please see below for eligibility and detailed enrollment instructions.

Kindergarten Eligibility & Enrollment

Kindergarten eligibility is for children who turn five (5) years old on or before Sept. 1, 2019 and reside in the Melissa ISD boundaries.

Melissa ISD uses an online enrollment system for students new to the district. Online enrollment for Kindergarten students opens on May 13.

To begin online enrollment, visit the New Student Enrollment page. Then, follow the step-by-step instructions and print out the confirmation page. The confirmation page will serve as proof of online enrollment.

At the end of online enrollment, you will be prompted to print and complete a paper enrollment packet. If you are unable to print the packet, copies will be available beginning May 13 at both Harry McKillop Elementary and North Creek Elementary.

To complete the enrollment process, a parent or guardian is encouraged to attend Kindergarten Round-Up. The parent or guardian must bring with them the proof of online enrollment, a completed enrollment packet, and copies of the following documents:

  1. child’s birth certificate,
  2. child’s social security card,
  3. child’s current immunization records,
  4. parent or guardian’s driver’s license, and
  5. a current utility bill as proof of residency in the Melissa ISD boundaries.

The Kindergarten enrollment process is considered complete with a) proof of online enrollment, b) a completed enrollment packet, and c) copies of all required documents.

Pre-Kindergarten Eligibility & Enrollment

Please follow the enrollment process as described above for Kindergarten students.

Pre-Kindergarten eligibility is for children who turn four (4) years old on or before Sept. 1, 2019 and reside in the Melissa ISD boundaries. The child must meet one of the following criterion:

  • has limited English proficiency (evaluation needed),
  • is economically disadvantaged (eligible to participate in the National Free or Reduced-Price Lunch Program),
  • is homeless,
  • is the child of an active duty member of the armed forces or reserves,
  • is in foster care, or
  • is the child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award.


Questions regarding Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten enrollment can be directed to Jennifer Aston at

Media Contact:
Maddie Coe, Community Relations

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