New Student Enrollment

Welcome to Hempstead ISD!

Online Enrollment for the 2024-2025 school year opens on July 15, 2024.

Hempstead Early Childhood Center
Grades PK-3 & PK-4

524 Austin Street – Hempstead
(979) 221-2021, Ext. 601 (phone)
(979) 921-9472 (fax)

Campus Registrar:
Estephany Orostieta

CLOSED until July 15, 2024

Hempstead Elementary
Grades K-5

1340 13th Street – Hempstead
(979) 826-2452, Ext. 502 (phone)
(979) 826-5524 (fax)

Campus Registrar:
Shakita Garvie

CLOSED in July 2024

Hempstead Middle School
Grades 6-8

2532 9th Street – Hempstead
(979) 826-2530, ext. 402 (phone)
(979) 826-5583 (fax)

Campus Registrar:
Johnette Labba

CLOSED in July 2024

Hempstead High School
Grades 9-12

801 Donoho Street – Hempstead
(979) 826-3331, ext. 302 (phone)
(979) 826-4779 (fax)

Campus Registrar:
Barbie Del Real 

CLOSED in July 2024

For additional assistance please contact:

Natalie Grennon - PEIMS Manager
(979) 826-3304, Ext. 225

2024-2025 School Year New Student Enrollment:

A student is NEW to Hempstead ISD if:

  • a student has never attended a school in Hempstead ISD; or 

  • a student had previously attended a school in Hempstead ISD but withdrew before the school year ended and needs to re-enroll.

ALL registered students must be in attendance on the first day of school or they will be withdrawn.

NEW! Hempstead ISD Student Will Need the Following Forms to Enroll

  • Valid State Issued ID of the Parent/Legal Guardian

  • Two proofs of Hempstead ISD residency (utility statement, HISD property tax statement, current lease/rental agreement/mortgage statement, or current personal business mail that lists parent/guardian name and physical address)

  • Student’s Birth Certificate

  • Student’s Immunization Records

  • Student’s Social Security Card

  • Last report card/transcripts – Documentation showing last grade level

New Enrollment FAQs

Additional Enrollment Resources

Pre-K Registration

Please bring the following documents to enroll your student:

  • Valid State issued ID for parent/legal guardian. Legal guardian must have legal guardianship papers.  Also please provide a copy of the divorce decree by the judge, stating custody, if applicable.

  • Two forms of residency verification that list the parent/guardian name and physical address, for example, property deed, HISD property tax statement, current lease/rental agreement or mortgage statement, current utility statement.

  • Student’s social security card

  • Student’s state certified birth certificate.  If the student was born in the state of Texas, a certified birth certificate can be obtained from the Waller County Clerk’s Office for $23.

  • Student’s immunization record

Qualifications for Pre-K

A child must be 3 or 4 years of age on or before September 1 of the enrolling school year and meet at least one of the following criteria.

  • Unable to speak or comprehend the English language (ESL testing required)

  • Economically disadvantaged based on family income or government assistance (proof of income and/or benefits received required)

  • Homeless (Student Residency Questionnaire required)

  • Child of active or reserve military parent

  • Child of parent who was injured or killed during active military duty

  • Child is or has ever been in the care of DFPS

  • Child of a parent who received the Star of Texas Award

  • Enrolled in PK3 in the prior school year