Transfers

  • 2019-20 Transfer Application Form

     

    Out of District Transfers

    Open Enrollment

    • DSISD is not currently accepting any new open-enrollment transfer requests.


    Building/Buying a Residence in Dripping Springs

    • Move-in date must be within 120 days of the transfer application.
    • A copy of the new home contract showing the address and estimated move-in date and a $35 transfer application fee* must be submitted with the Transfer Application Form.


    Inter-District Transfer for Remainder of the School Year

    • Families moving out of the district who wish for a current student to remain in a Dripping Springs ISD school for the remainder of the school year can submit the Transfer Application Form along with a $35 transfer application fee*.
    • If approved, the transfer will remain in place only through the end of the current school year.


    Dripping Springs ISD Employee Child Transfer

    • A district employee who works a minimum of 4 hours per day and lives outside of the DSISD attendance zone may request a transfer for their child to attend DSISD schools. A Transfer Application Form must be submitted each school year.  No fee is required.

     

    In-District Transfers

    Dripping Springs ISD Employee Child Zone-to-Zone Transfer

    • A district employee who works a minimum of 4 hours per day and works at a different campus from the one their residence is zoned for may request a transfer for their child to attend the campus where employed.
    • A Transfer Application Form must be submitted each year. No transfer fee is required.


    Bilingual Program

    • Dripping Springs Elementary is currently the only DSISD campus that offers a bilingual program.  If you would like your child to attend this program please submit a transfer application form.  Your child will then be tested to verify that s/he qualifies for the program.


    NOTE:

    • Transfer students are NOT eligible for district-provided transportation to or from school.
    • Transfer students must reapply each year.


    To Submit a Transfer Application Form

    • Deliver to Sheila Lamb at the DSISD Central Office at 510 W Mercer St. or
    • Email to transfers@dsisdtx.us or
    • Mail to:   Sheila Lamb, PO Box 479, Dripping Springs, TX 78620


    Frequently Asked Questions

    *Transfer Fee Information

    • The transfer application fee is $35 per child, up to three children. For three or more children, the fee is capped at $105.
    • The fee is non-refundable.
    • Payment must be received before the transfer request can be processed.
    • Payment may be made with cash, check, money order, or credit card.
    • Credit card payments must be made through the Dripping Springs ISD Online Payment System.