The Dripping Springs Independent School District will hold registration for Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten students entering school in Fall of 2012 on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 3-4. Registration will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the DSISD Administration Building, 510 W. Mercer St. Kindergartners must be 5 years old by Sept. 1, 2012.
For both Kindergarten and Pre-K students, parents should bring proof of residency (electric bill and copy of lease/warranty deed/property tax statement with homestead exemption listed), child's birth certificate and immunization record, as well as child's social security card and parent's photo ID.
DSISD offers three types of Pre-K for children who will be 4 years old by Sept. 1, 2012:
- Tuition-based for district residents
- Free for children who qualify as Economically Disadvantaged (national free/ reduced lunch program), Limited English Proficiency, child of active or injured military, or is either Homeless or has been in foster care. Parent should bring proof of income (for all working members of household) and child (for language testing).
- Tuition-based for out-of-district residents, limited capacity (new in 2012)
The immunization "Care Van" will be present from 2-5 p.m. on April 3, serving Medicaid, CHIPS, and "underinsured" patients.