• New Student Registration

COCISD New Student Registration & Enrollment

  • Welcome to COCISD!

    We are excited to have you join our community. New students may be registered for school at the registrar/attendance clerk's office on the campus they will attend. 

    Campus office hours for the public during the school year are 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. Summer office hours for the public are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday.

    NOTE: There is NO new student registration on the first day of school. Registration resumes the next day.

requirements to register

  • 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.

  • If you have questions or need assistance with registration, contact the campus registrar/attendance office:

    James Street Elementary/Coldspring Intermediate - 936-653-1190 or email jmanuel@cocisd.org

    Lincoln Junior High - 936-653-1156 or email oflores@cocisd.org

    Coldspring-Oakhurst High School - 936-653-1124 or email mgray@cocisd.org or ymartinez@cocisd.org