Student Enrollment

who can enroll:

All students of qualifying age living within the boundaries of the district are eligible for public education in Mesquite ISD.

Click here for information about Pre-K enrollment.


When to enroll:

New student enrollment begins the first Monday in August.  New students may enroll anytime during the school year at the campus.  Enrollment during the summer months is offered at the Central Office.

Enrollment Information & Procedures

Call to schedule an appointment for enrollment: 972-882-7803

**Please complete online enrollment BEFORE appointment.  Link is below.
Failure to do so could delay your appointment.**

Failure to have ALL of the listed documents will delay the registration process of your student until all documentation is provided.

What to Bring:

  • Parent's Driver's License
  • Two proofs of residency information (see below)
  • Student's Birth Certificate
  • Student(s)'s Social Security Card
  • Immunization Record
  • Transcript showing ALL current credit (incoming 9th graders must show final report card with "promoted")
  • Withdrawal Form from previous school
  • If your child receives special services like SPED or 504 current paperwork helps the counselor to assign the correct classes for your student(s)

Parents and guardians are required to prove two things:(1) that they have a legal right to enroll the student (parent's name is on birth certificate or documents showing lawful control of the student under order of the court) and (2) that they are permanent residents of Mesquite ISD. The following documents are required:

GROUP A (One document from this group)

  • Driver's license
  • State ID
  • Social Security letter/check
  • Voter registration card
  • Food stamps
  • Income tax return

GROUP B (1 document from this group)

  • Utility bill (electric, gas, or water - - no cell phone bills will be accepted)
  • Mortgage/deed
  • Lease agreement with landlord contact
  • Closing statement on home

The District may investigate residency as necessary (including home visits to verify the student currently resides in the District with the intention to remain.

Mesquite ISD welcomes families new to our District. For grades K-12, the enrollment process begins by completing online enrollment.  After being prompted to request a Skyward account, parents will receive an email with login information.  The following internet browsers translate online enrollment into other languages: Safari, Firefox, and Chrome.

Parents must finalize enrollment by visiting the campus to verify proof of residency and the identity of their student.

Click HERE to begin online enrollment

Use the online school locator to determine which school a student will attend.

School Locator

Federal Law requires every school district to provide information regarding professional qualifications of classroom teachers.  If you have questions reguarding this issue please read the information below and contact the Mesquite ISD Personnel Office @ 972-882-7368