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With the top ranked district and high school in Ellis County by, Red Oak ISD is attracting new families. While the district does not have an open enrollment policy, there are clearly defined avenues for students to join our Hawk Family! Some are state-mandated and others are locally defined. Click for more information about the Methods of Enrollment. Choosing your child's school is an important and personal decision. If you would like to visit with the campus administration or tour a campus, please call or visit your residentially zoned school.


  1. Only students who are legal residents of Red Oak ISD and between the ages of 5-21 (as of September 1st) are eligible for enrollment into ROISD.
  2. Complete the Online New Student Registration process.  Choose your option below.
  3. Contact the zoned campus to schedule an appointment to bring enrollment documents.
  4. Bring your documentation to the school at scheduled time or before start date. (documents must be brought to the campus for review before online application will be approved)


    • Use this option when your family is NEW to the District and does not have a Family Access login.
    • Request a login account using a valid email address. You may obtain a free email account through services such as Yahoo, Google or Hotmail.
    • Your login and password will be sent to this email address.
    • Use the link in the email to log in and begin the process.
    • To request a login account, go to the Skyward New Student Enrollment site.


OPTION 2: EXISTING FAMILY ACCESS USER (previous student moving back to district)


DOCUMENTS TO BRING TO CAMPUS (also upload into online portal if able to)

    • Parent’s Driver’s License or Texas ID Card
    • Student’s Proof of Identity
    • Immunization/Vaccination Record
    • Proof of Residency
      • Current Electric, Gas or Water Bill
      • Current Rental or Lease Agreement
      • Most recent Tax Receipt



Who qualifies?

Eligibility requirements set forth by the State of Texas include:

Children must be four years of age by September 1, 2017, 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.

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?

Follow the instructions above for new student enrollment. After finishing the online process, go to any elementary campus to complete enrollment verification. Be sure to bring originals of the required documents.

For more information about the Pre-Kindergarten program, visit the Curriculum website.

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