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T.G. Givens Early Childhood Center announces pre-kindergarten registration
By Jeanne Kraft, Public Information Officer, Paris ISD
Apr 5, 2019
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Paris, Texas -- T.G. Givens Early Childhood Center will begin registration for the 2019-2020 school year on April 8. Regular hours will be 8:30 a.m. -2:30 p.m. If a parent needs later hours please make an appointment by calling 903-737-7512. The campus is located at 655 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Registration will be ongoing throughout the remainder of the school year and summer.

To enroll in pre-kindergarten, a child must be four years of age on or before September 1 and meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • h be educationally disadvantaged (able to participate in the national free or reduced-price lunch program);
  • h be unable to speak or comprehend the English language;
  • h be homeless; or
  • h children of a military parent
  • h Be in, or have been in, the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS)

Parents or legal guardians should have the following documents in hand when they come to pre-register a child:

  • h the childs official birth certificate;
  • h the childs social security card;
  • h current immunization record
  • h custody papers, if applicable;
  • h proof of residency;
  • h proof of income; and
  • h parent or guardian drivers license
  • h military ID- if applicable
  • h SNAP form with eligible group number
  • h Medicaid Card with Texas Benefits Number

All required documents must be submitted to the Givens registrar to complete enrollment.

Summer office hours will be 8:30a.m.V1:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday. If necessary, parents may contact the registrar to arrange an appointment at a different time. Cindy Cass, Registrar 903-737-7512

All out-of-district transfer applications for Givens will be placed on a waiting list until after all in-district students have been registered.