• PONDER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL REGISTRATION - 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

    New students please bring the following items:
    • Apple Birth Certificate (original certified copy)
    • Social Security Card
    • Current Immunization Record
    • Report card from previous school if applicable
    • Proof of residence (utility bill, lease agreement, closing papers)

    *Kindergarten students must be 5 on or before September 1, 2019

    Returning students please bring the following:

    • Proof of residence (utility bill, lease agreement, closing papers)
    • updated immunizations

     

    What is the criteria for admittance to the PK program?   
    • Child will be 4 years of age on or before September 1, 2019
    • Child is a resident of Ponder ISD
    • Child meets immunization requirements and at least one of the following:
      • be unable to speak & comprehend the English language; or 
      • be educationally disadvantaged (eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP); or 
      • be homeless; or
      • be the child of an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserved componenet of the armed forces, who is ordered to active duty by proper authority; or
      • be the child of a member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserved component of the armed forces, who was injured or killed while serving on active duty; or
      • have ever been in conservatorship of the Texas DFPA (foster care) following an adversary hearing; or
      • is the child or a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award as:
        • a peace officer under Section 3106.002, Government Code; or
        • a firefighter under section 3106.003, Government Code; or
        • an emergency medical first responder under Section 3106.004, Government Code

    Various documentation is needed to verify quilifications.

    For more information, contact the school office at 940-479-8230.