COCISD New Student Registration & Enrollment

  • Online registration is not available at this time. To register a new student please visit the campus registrar. Browse the menu on the left for information on open enrollment for non-resident students, immunization requirements, and a link to request an official birth certificate.

    Age Requirements

    State law requires school attendance between the ages of 6 and 18. A child must be five years of age on or before September 1 to enter Kindergarten.  To enter First Grade, a child must be 6 years of age on or before September 1.

    Document Requirements (K-12)

    • Student's Birth Certificate
    • Student's Social Security card
    • Parent/Guardian's Identification
    • Proof of physical residence (such as a utility bill)
    • Transcript from previous school
    • Immunization record
    • COCISD Registration Form
    • Pre-K students only:
      • Insurance verification
      • Benefit verification
      • Income verification


    Pre-K is a full day program. To qualify for the Pre-K program, the student must be four years-old on or before Sept. 1, come from a family with an income at or below subsistence levels, or is unable to speak the English Language. A tuition-based program of $1,000 per semester is available for families who don’t meet income or language-based requirements.

    For all registrations, failure to provide all required documents will result in a delay of the registration process. Students will not be assigned classes/teachers until registration is complete.

    For more information on new student registration contact the campus registrar or District PEIMS Coordinator Cindy Hogland at 936-653-1106, or email