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Lago Vista ISD
Enrollment & Registration

Lago Vista ISD is excited to welcome our students and their families to the Viking Nation! The information explains the process of enrolling a new student, as well as the annual registration process for all students.  If you are the parent of a non-resident student and wish to become a Lago Vista Viking by requesting an out-of-district transfer for your student, please view the information application below.

 Out-of-District Transfer Process

To request consideration for an out-of-district transfer, fill out the application and return it to the Lago Vista ISD Administration office at the address noted on application. Please note: 

  • Applications are effective for one school year only and must be re-submitted each year. 
  • Transportation to and from campus is the applicant's responsibility.
  • Transfers may be denied if there is insufficient space in the appropriate grade-level or it would require the hiring of additional personnel.

Applications for the upcoming school year are accepted through June 28th.  After June 28th, applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis based on class size and staffing availability.


New Student Enrollment & Registration Process


Prior to attending a school in Lago Vista ISD, a new student must be enrolled.  A new student is one who has never attended a school in Lago Vista ISD, or is a previous Lago Vista ISD student who withdrew prior to the last day of school in the previous school year. To enroll in Lago Vista ISD, a student must reside within the school district boundaries or be accepted as an out-of-district transfer student.  Parents enrolling a new student must complete the following steps:

Step 1: Enroll Your New Student at the Campus

All students entering Lago Vista ISD must visit the campus of enrollment to begin the enrollment process.  There, you will provide the District with important student information and the required documentation for enrollment. Before student enrollment and registration paperwork will be processed, all students entering Lago Vista ISD must bring the following documents to the campus:

  • New Student Information Form
  • Up-to-Date Immunization Records (See below for requirements.)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Cards (A state ID may also be used.)
  • Proof of Residency
  • Last Report Card or Transcript of Grades
  • State Testing Results, if available (TAKS/STAAR)
  • Accompanying Parent or Guardian with a Photo ID
  • Custodial Paperwork (Required, if applicable.)
Residence Verification Affidavit

Student Immunization Requirements

All students must show acceptable evidence of vaccination prior to entry, attendance, or transfer to a child-care facility or public or private elementary or secondary school in Texas. The Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is granted authority to set immunization requirements by the Texas Education Code, Chapter 38, Health & Safety, Subchapter A, General Provisions. 

Click here for information on student immunization requirements.
Clic aquí para obtener información sobre los requisitos de vacunación.

Eligibility for State-Funded Pre-Kindergarten

Lago Vista ISD offers a quality Pre-Kindergarten program for four-year-olds who live within the District and who meet eligibility requirements.  There is no cost to those who qualify.  

To be eligible for enrollment in the Pre-Kindergarten class, a child must:
  • be 4 years of age on or before September 1st, AND
  • be a resident of Lago Vista ISD, AND
  • meet immunization requirements, AND
  • meet at least one of the following conditions:
    • child is unable to speak and comprehend the English language; OR
    • child qualifies as homeless under McKinney-Vento; OR
    • child has a parent or official guardian who is an active duty member of the armed forces for the United States, including the state military forces or a reserve component of the armed forces who was injured or killed while serving on active duty; OR
    • child has ever been in foster care; OR
    • child is educationally disadvantaged, which means a student eligible to participate in the national free or reduced-price lunch program.

Note: Due to federal guidelines, Pre-Kindergarten eligibility based on income status must be verified on or after August 1st. Space will be reserved for the child until then.

Don't qualify for State-funded Pre-K? Click here for information on our Tuition-Based Pre-Kindergarten Program.

Other Helpful Information

Campus Contact Information

If you have questions about new student enrollment or student registration, please contact the appropriate campus registrar by email or by calling (512) 267-8300 and the extension listed below:

Lago Vista High School:               
Tyra Becker             (x5503)
Lago Vista Middle School:            Monica Kaiser              (x2503)
Lago Vista Intermediate School:  Lisa Dohm               (x3500)
Lago Vista Elementary School:    Christine Harris    (x4503)


GoldStar Transit coordinates all Lago Vista ISD transportation needs. If your new student will be riding the bus to or from school in the upcoming year, please contact the Director of Transportation, Lisa Gordon, at (512) 267-8300 x1508.

Additional Parent Resources

For additional information and resources, please visit our Parent Connection page.

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