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Kindergarten & Pre-K Registration

To enroll your student in Kindergarten or Pre-Kindergarten at the Melissa Ridge Education Center, please follow the steps outlined below.

Before starting the online enrollment process outlined below, please complete the Kindergarten & Pre-K Information Form to help us gather helpful information about your child.

Kindergarten Eligibility & Online Enrollment

Children eligible for Kindergarten must turn five (5) years old on or before Sept. 1 of the target school year and reside in Melissa ISD boundaries. Melissa ISD uses an online enrollment system for students new to the district.

  1. Begin online enrollment by visiting the New Student Enrollment page at
  2. Follow the step-by-step instructions.
  3. Save a digital copy of the confirmation page to your device. This confirmation page will serve as proof of online enrollment.
  4. 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 enrollment packet, please contact the Melissa Ridge Education Center to obtain a paper copy.

To complete your student’s registration, you will be required to provide copies of the following documents to the school. You can upload the documents to Parent Portal, email them to Cami Luke at, or visit the Melissa Ridge Education Center from June 8-11, 2020.

  • Proof of online enrollment
  • Completed enrollment packet
  • Copies of the following:
    • Child’s birth certificate
    • Child’s social security card
    • Child’s current immunization records (including 4-year-old vaccinations)
    • Parent or guardian’s driver’s license
    • Current utility bill (as proof of residency in the Melissa ISD boundaries)

Pre-Kindergarten Eligibility & Online Enrollment

Children eligible for Pre-Kindergarten must turn four (4) years old on or before Sept. 1 of the target school year, reside in Melissa ISD boundaries, and meet one (1) of the qualifying criterion listed below.

  • 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
  • is the child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award

If your child meets one of the above criterion, please follow the enrollment process as described above for incoming Kindergarten students.


Questions regarding Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten Registration can be directed to the Melissa Ridge Education Center campus registrar, Cami Luke, at or 972-837-2901.

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