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A parent or legal guardian must register the student. Proof of Residency (Current utility bill or current lease/contract on apartment or house. Driver’s license is not acceptable.) Legal Birth Certificate Immunization Records (Record must be current) Student’s Social Security Card (Copy needed for permanent records) Last report card or withdrawal form from the previous school and Formal Assessment Data (If appropriate) A copy of parent or guardian’s I.D. (CURRENT DRIVER’S LICENSE, DPS I.D. CARD, MILITARY I.D.)  

Immunizations are required by law. UISD enforces a “No Shots No School” policy. Students who do not have completed immunizations will not be allowed to register.

More information is available on the UISD's Health Services website.

All school attendance boundaries are approved by the School Board. To see what school your address is assigned to, and for bus transportation information, go to the Boundaries and Buses page.
  • All UISD returning students must register online.
  • New-to-UISD Students. Please see “What documents do I need to register my Child?” Question.
  • Registration Dates/Hours. For more information call (956) 473-6201.
School supply lists are provided by each elementary campus. You may download a copy of your child’s school supply list from here: School Supplies 2019-2020. Secondary schools do not have set supply lists. Secondary students will receive instructions regarding what they will need from each of their teachers after school begins.
Information on which school bus to ride, pickup times and locations can be obtained from your child’s school after August 1. In addition, information on bus routes is available from the Boundaries and Buses page.
You can download and/or print the 2018-2019 School Bus Routes: Routes

To maintain an environment conducive to learning, student acceptable behavior guidelines are based on responsibility and self-discipline.

More information is available online on dress code English | Spanish.

To obtain the campus-specific and most up-to-date dress code, please contact your child’s school.

Parental involvement is vital to student academic success and for this reason, the  Parent Portal has been implemented at all United I.S.D. campuses.  The Parent Portal is a useful tool for parents and guardians to stay informed and engaged in their child’s education.  This breakthrough technology is designed to provide parents with the most current information about their child’s activities at school, which in turn, helps them direct their children in areas that require improvement.

The Parent Portal gives access to:

• View grades and transcript

• See class schedule

• Monitor attendance

• Communicate with teachers

• View current homework assignments, projects, and deadlines

We encourage all parents to register in the program by completing a Parent Portal Online Registration form which is available at your child’s campus.  Once the registration process has been completed, a password will be sent to the email address indicated on the registration form. Parents can then visit, click the Tyler Parent Portal icon, and log on by entering their email address and password.

For additional information, please contact the UISD's Department of Information Technology at (956) 473-6370.

Some Elementary Schools in United ISD offer after school care/activities.  For more information call (956) 473-6301.
The UISD Bilingual Department offers a variety of Bilingual and ESL services to help students be successful. More information is available at the UISD's Bilingual Department website or by phone at (956) 473-5242.
UISD has a high-quality Special Education Department, serving more than 3,000 students identified as qualifying for special education and related services. For additional information, visit the UISD's Special Education website or by phone at (956) 473-2047.
UISD offers an array of gifted/talented (GT) services for identified students K‑12. More information is available at the UISD's Gifted/Enrichment website or by phone at (956) 473-2026.
Information is available from the UISD's Athletics website or by phone at (956) 473-7120.
Please visit UISD's Student Assessment website or by phone at (956) 473-2020.

Commencements ceremonies will be held as follows:

Friday, May 31, 2019 

  • Alexander High School at 6:00 pm

Saturday, June 1, 2019

  • United South High School at 9:30 am
  • Johnson High School at 1:30 pm
  • United High School at 5:30 pm

All commencement ceremonies will be held at The Laredo Energy Arena. 

UISD shoppers will get a break from state and local sales taxes on Aug. 11-13, 2017. A complete list of items and their exemption status is available on the Texas Comptroller’s website.



New Student Enrollment

Inscripción de nuevo Ingreso


Immunizations English


Immunizations Spanish

Student Dress Code Dress Code English Guia De Uniformes Dress Code Spanish
School Supply List school supply list Lista de Utiles Escolares lista de utiles escolares
Freshman Orientation Orientación de Noveno Grado
Prescription Medication English Medicamentos Medication Spanish
Schedule Distribution Course Schedule English Entrega de horarios de clase Course Schedule Spanish
School Bell Hours Horario de Entrada y Salida
Academic Calendar Academic-Calendar-English Calendario Academico Academic-Calendar-Spanish


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