Residency Requirements and New Student Enrollment Information


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    2021-2022 Blended Prekindergarten: Parent information night and enrollment deadlines/details can be found by clicking here: CISD Blended Prekindergarten Program.  Lottery for tuition-based program was April 1, 2021. The tuition based program is currently full with a wait list.

    Families new to Carroll ISD may register below for enrollment:

    REGISTRATION FOR FAMILIES NEW TO CARROLL ISD FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR STARTING ON AUGUST 16, 2021:

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    Classifications of Residency and Required Documentation:

    For an established resident residing in a home owned within Carroll ISD boundaries:
    You may register online for the campus your home is zoned for with the following proof of residency:

    • A copy of your most recent property tax statement indicating home ownership AND
    • A current utility bill (electric or water) indicating the home address and the parent's name
    • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

    For residents that have recently completed the purchase of an existing home in Carroll ISD boundaries:
    You may register online for the campus your home is zoned for with the following proof of residency:

    • A copy of the complete (all pages) final/signed Closing Disclosure, Warranty Deed, or HUD Settlement Statement received from your Title Company, including signature pages AND
    • A copy of any water or electric deposit receipt; or a copy of your most current electric or water bills
    • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

    For new residents leasing a home in Carroll ISD boundaries
    You may register online for the campus your home is zoned for with the following proof of residency:

    • A copy of a valid, fully executed lease agreement (must be complete agreement with signatures from both tenant and landlord) AND
    • A copy of the current electric and water bills or any electric or water deposit receipt AND
    • A copy of enrolling parent/guardian's driver's license
    • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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    For new residents with a signed/dated purchase contract for an existing home or a contract to build a new home in Carroll ISD boundaries:
    All requested documents below must be returned for approval to Carroll ISD Student Services Department at 2400 N. Carroll Ave., Southlake Texas 76092. Documentation can be dropped off or sent through US Mail and can not be accepted via email. Once approved, instructions for online registration will be provided.  

    • Completed Attendance Request - Out of District Form (2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR- CLICK HERE FOR DOCUMENT) with temporary address in the local area (The address in our LOCAL area where your children will be living while enrolled prior to moving into your new home)
    • A copy of a valid, fully executed, real estate earnest money contract to purchase with closing date or contract to build with date on which construction began (when slab has been poured) and closing date. Receipt of earnest money must be confirmed within contract.
    • If building a new home, in addition to contract, we will need a confirmation letter from the builder with the date the slab was poured and the approximate closing date. If the foundation has not been poured, a letter from the builder with the anticipated date of the pour and the approximate closing date is required.  You will also be required to submit a letter from the builder confirming the date of the slab/foundation pour after it has occurred. Per Board policy, slab pour must occur before the end of the first semester of enrollment.
    • A copy of enrolling parent/guardian's driver's license

    Once you have closed on your home please submit the following as soon as possible as the required final proof of residency:

    • A copy of the complete (all pages) final/signed Closing Disclosure, Warranty Deed, or HUD Settlement Statement received from your Title Company, including signature pages
    • A copy of electric or water deposit receipt; or a copy of your most current electric and water bills

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    NOTE: All classifications below are valid for one school year only and must be renewed annually during the summer prior to the first day of school to ensure continuous, uninterrupted enrollment of student.

    For parent and student residing with another family in Carroll ISD boundaries (Family in Residence).

    A bonafide residence is the student's fixed, permanent and principal housing for legal purposes. A student does not establish a bonafide residence by living in the District only a portion of the week, or only on school days, unless this arrangement is specified on a divorce decree or other court order.

    All requested documents below must be returned for approval to Carroll ISD Student Services Department at 2400 N. Carroll Ave., Southlake Texas 76092. Documentation can be dropped off or sent through US Mail and can not be accepted via email. Once approved, instructions for online registration will be provided.  

    From Parent:  CLICK ON LINK BELOW FOR DOCUMENT -

    From Carroll ISD Resident:  CLICK ON LINK BELOW FOR DOCUMENT

    • Completed Affidavit of Student Admission Form- Residing with Parent (one per child - requires notarization:  2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR  AND
    • Copy of most recent property tax statement along with a copy of current electric and water bills AND
    • Copy of Carroll ISD resident driver's license with current CISD address

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    *For student ONLY residing with another family in Carroll ISD Boundaries (Family in Residence)

    A bonafide residence is the student's fixed, permanent and principal housing for legal purposes. A student does not establish a bonafide residence by living in the District only a portion of the week, or only on school days, unless this arrangement is specified on a divorce decree or other court order.

    All requested documents below must be returned for approval to Carroll ISD Student Services Department at 2400 N. Carroll Ave., Southlake Texas 76092. Documentation can be dropped off or sent through US Mail and can not be accepted via email. Once approved, instructions for online registration will be provided.

    From Parent: CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR DOCUMENTS

    From CISD Resident: CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR DOCUMENTS

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    For student not living in Carroll ISD Boundaries with Grandparent residing within Carroll ISD Boundaries OR For student not living in Carroll ISD Boundaries but Eligible to Attend Carroll ISD under the TEA Grandparent After-School Care Clause (Board Policy FD LOCAL & LEGAL)

    All requested documents below must be returned for approval to Carroll ISD Student Services Department at 2400 N. Carroll Ave., Southlake Texas 76092. Documentation can be dropped off or sent through US Mail and can not be accepted via email. Once approved, instructions for online registration will be provided.

    From Parent:  CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR DOCUMENTS:

    Grandparent Affidavit Completed pages 1 & 2 (one per child-needs notarization)  (2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR) 

    • AND Copy of enrolling parent/guardian's driver's license

    From Grandparent: CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR DOCUMENTS:

    • Copy of most recent property tax statement along with a copy of current electric and water bills in grandparents name AND
    • Grandparent Affidavit Complete page 3 only (one per child-needs notarization) (2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR) AND
    • Copy of grandparent driver’s license with current CISD address

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    For family residing within the City of Southlake but not in Carroll ISD Boundaries:
    CLICK HERE FOR OPEN ENROLLMENT INFORMATION. Transportation is not provided to students who live in the Open Enrollment zone and choose to go to school in Carroll ISD.  

    For a family residing within the Carroll ISD/Northwest ISD Boundary Disputed Zone:
    Contact the Student Services Department for more information and required documentation.  Transportation is not provided to students who live in the disputed zone and choose to go to school in Carroll ISD.