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QUICK LINKS

2018-19 School Supply Lists
2018-19 Academic Calendar
School Meals & Menus
School Uniforms
Immunization Information
2018-19 Testing Calendar
Parent-Student Handbook
Family Engagement
International Welcome Center
2018-19 Choice Schools & Programs Transportation Schedule


 

STARTING YOUR SCHOOL SEARCH

SAISD provides a comprehensive instructional program and related services for student from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, with a wide variety of extracurricular programs and academic offerings.

Along with traditional school models, the District offers academies with non-traditional grade ranges such as PK-8. SAISD also has a variety of open-enrollment schools known as Choice Schools & Magnet Programs that are open to student across Bexar County.

Families are encouraged to research the schools, schedule tours, and select the one that best fits the needs of your child.


NEIGHBORHOOD SCHOOLS

CHOICE SCHOOLS & PROGRAMS

Start with the schools right in your neighborhood. Neighborhood schools are bound by an attendance zone and provide students the traditional experience with well-rounded academic offerings, fine arts and athletic programs.

Find the schools that serve your home address here: School Locator.

SAISD offers a number of specialized schools such as Montessori and Dual Language models, as well as magnet programs that are open to all students in Bexar County. Admission into one of these schools/programs requires an application.

Click here for a list of Choice Schools & Programs or to apply online.

REGISTRATION

REGISTERING
YOUR CHILD

All SAISD students both new and returning must be enrolled each year. Families have the option of completing their annual registration in one of the following ways:

  • Online
  • Via mobile app
  • By phone
  • By appointment

For an in-depth guide on how to enroll online, visit our page How to Register. If you require additional assistance, you may contact the Enrollment Center at (210) 554-2660 or by email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


REGISTRATION
DOCUMENTS

Documents may be uploaded directly into the online registration packet or brought to the school.

  • Photo ID (driver’s license or military ID, etc.) of person registering the child
  • Proof of SAISD residence (utility bill OR phone bill OR lease agreement, etc.)
  • Child’s birth certificate or other proof of child’s identity and age
  • Child’s Social Security card, if available (preferred, but not required)
  • Child's immunization record (up-to-date immunization records)
  • Recent academic records (report card, withdrawal form, transcript, etc.)

Families who do not have their own homes or have been displaced and students who are in foster or kinship care may register without certain documents. Contact Family & Student Support Services at (210) 554-2635 for more information.


SCHOOL MEALS

As part of SAISD's participation in the federal Child Nutrition program, administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, all students will receive breakfast and lunch at no cost, regardless of ability to pay. Supper also will be available to students at no cost after school at participating sites. For more information visit http://www.saisd.net/nutrition/, or call (210) 554-2290.


WHAT TO WEAR

All SAISD students must be attired in a uniform of khaki or black pants, shorts, skorts or skirt, and a white top or alternate school-approved colored shirt. Click to view the 2018-19 guidelines. Complete details will be included in the Parent-Student Handbook that is available upon request or online. If you need assistance purchasing your child’s uniforms, please contact (210) 554-2600.


TRANSPORTATION

Transportation services are available to students who live within the district who reside more than 2 miles away from their neighborhood school. Use the SAISD Bus Stop Locator to learn about transportation information, such as school bus pickup times and locations for your home address. If you cannot find your student’s information, or would like information about Special Needs Routes, Head Start Routes, or the hub system for Choice School and Magnet Programs contact the Transportation Department at (210) 223-9792.


AGE
QUALIFICATIONS

On or before Sept. 1, a child must be:
Head Start                 3 or 4 years old
Pre-Kindergarten*     3 or 4 years old
Kindergarten             5 years old
1st Grade                  6 years old

*Priority is given to 4 year-olds applying for a pre-kindergarten program


NEED HELP
REGISTERING?

If you need help registering your child you may contact your school or the Office of Access and Enrollment Services in one of the following ways:

Phone: 210-554-2660
Text: 210-309-3259
Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
In person: 1931 E. Houston St., 78202