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Enrollment & Registration

New Students

We are delighted that you have chosen to join La Porte ISD and begin an exciting educational journey with us. Whether you are a new student, starting in pre-K or kindergarten, or transferring from another school, we are here to assist you through the registration process and ensure a smooth transition into LPISD.


Returning Students

For our returning students, the required annual student update is now available for the 2024-25 school year.

Please complete the Annual Student Update Now:

Annual Student Update


La Porte ISD offer full-day Pre-Kindergarten (PreK) Programs for students and families who meet specific criteria. 

Pre-K & Kindergarten Registration

Transferring Students

La Porte ISD is currently accepting students transfer applications for the 2024-25 school year. 

Types of Transfers

  • In-District Transfers are students who live within LPISD boundaries and would like to attend a different school than the one they are zoned to.
  • Out-of-District Transfers are students who live outside of the LPISD school boundaries and would like to attend a La Porte ISD school.

For more information on the Student Transfer process, contact your campus.

2024-25 LPISD Student Registration

  • Online Registration

    Pre-K & Kindergarten information

    Early Childhood Center

    Registration Requirements:

    To be eligible to register as a student in La Porte ISD, all students must present the following documentation during registration:

    • Proof of Residency – Recent utility bill (water, gas, light) or a lease agreement with parent/guardian’s name and address on it. (copy)

    • Official Birth Certificate (copy)

    • Immunization Records – Including 4yr old vaccines (copy)

    • Social Security Card (copy)

    • Parent/Guardian ID (copy)

    Students enrolling in Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K) must also present the following documents to verify program eligibility:

    • PK Application

    • Proof of Income – last three check stubs or EDG number included on application

    •  PK Transportation Bus Form (if applicable)

  • Students Transferring From Accredited Private Schools

    Credit for courses transferred from an accredited private school are awarded as-is. 

    Students Transferring From Unaccredited Private Schools

    • Elementary school placement shall be determined through a review of course work, student work products, and assessment.

    • Middle school course placement shall be determined through a review of course descriptions, student work products, or through the administration of a credit-by-exam or comparable assessment.

    • High school course credit: Credit for a high school credit course shall be determined through a credit-by-exam. The passing standard on a credit-by-exam for a course with prior instruction is a 70 or above.

    Students Transferring From Home Schools

    Home schools are not accredited or regulated by any state agency in Texas or commission.  According to the Texas Commissioner of Education, students transferring from home schools should be afforded the same treatment as students transferring from unaccredited private schools.