Tyler ISD to host new student enrollment fair

Published on Wednesday, 26 July 2017 16:29 - Written by CORY MCCOY, comccoy@tylerpaper.com

Families new to Tyler can get a head start on preparing for the new school year with two upcoming registration fairs. 

Tyler Independent School District will host a new student registration fair from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 27, at the Career and Technology Center, 3013 Earl Campbell Parkway.

The district will have information on dual residence, guardianship and transfer requests, as well as an immunization clinic.

Students who enroll during the fair also will receive a free backpack with school supplies, while they last.

Another registration fair is set for 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 10, at the Career and Technology Center.

Parents are asked to bring the following items to enroll their students:

• Child’s birth certificate

• Child’s immunization record

• Proof of address

• Child’s social security card (if available)

• Parent’s driver license


Other important back-to-school dates

School Is Cool

The annual event showcases resources for parents and also helps low-income families with backpacks and school supplies.

4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 3 at Harvey Hall, 2000 W. Front St.


Tyler ISD Meet the Teacher night

High schools: 4:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 21

Middle schools: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22

Elementary schools: 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24


First day of school

Tyler ISD – Monday, Aug. 28

Arp – Thursday, Aug. 17

Bishop T.K. Gorman – Wednesday, Aug. 16

Bullard – Wednesday, Aug. 23

Chapel Hill – Monday, Aug. 28

Cumberland Academy – Wednesday, Aug. 23

Good Shepherd School – Tuesday, Aug. 29

Lindale – Wednesday, Aug. 23

Mineola – Thursday, Aug. 17

Whitehouse – Wednesday, Aug. 16

Winona – Wednesday, Aug. 28