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7:50 am - 3:05 pm
  Recess Lunch
 1st   10:30-11:0011:00-11:30
 2nd 11:00-11:3011:30-12:00
 3rd   11:30-12:0012:00-12:30
 5th 12:30-1:001:00-1:30 


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Just the Facts...about Residency Verification.


Hello Lakeside Families and Friends,

I hope this email finds all of our Longhorn Families happy, healthy, and ready for a new school year.  As you prepare for Residency Verification on August 14th, I would like to provide you with some reminders and information.


Paperwork & Verification Requirements:

·Please make sure you have updated your portal account prior to the 14th.

·Please review and complete the paperwork that is attached to this email prior to arriving on the 14th.  The attached paperwork is required as a part of Residency Verification.

·Please bring a July or August utility bill that includes your name and current address on the 14th.

·Immunization documentation will be accepted on the 14th as well.


Procedural Information:

·If your last name begins with A-M, please come by the Lakeside gym from 8-11am.

·If your last name begins with N-Z, please come by the Lakeside gym from 12-3pm.

·Please note that we will be closed for lunch from 11am - 12pm.

·Our wonderful PTO will be on hand to help you verify school supply purchases, signup up for a directory, and register for a PTO membership.

·Ms. Anderson, our fantastic cafeteria manager, will be available to help with lunch accounts.


Class Assignment Procedures:

·Please note that you will not receive your child’s teacher assignment on the 14th.  We will be using the information gathered on the 14th:

o    to determine returning students,

o    to finalize class lists based on the families the verified their information,

o    to contact and place students that are currently on a waiting list for a specific grade.

·It is important that you provide us with the requested information so that we can appropriately plan for our classes.  Thank you in advance for your assistance with this.

·You will receive your class assignment via a welcome email from your child’s teacher.  The email will be sent out on Thursday, August 21st no later than 12pm.

·Please plan to join us from 6pm-7pm on Thursday, August 21st for Meet the Teacher where your family will get the opportunity to meet your teacher, meet your classmates, and see your classroom.  

·We also hope that you are able to attend our PTO sponsored Family Picnic that will take place during and after our Meet the Teacher event.  The picnic is a great way to catch up with old friends and to visit with new ones.  


I am looking forward to seeing all of our Longhorns and to the kickoff of our “Positively Awesome” year.


Gema Hall


Lakeside Elementary





New Student

To schedule an appointment for enrollment, contact our registrar Barbara Arnt at or
by phone at 214-496-7600 (email is preferred).
Lakeside Elementary has online registration for which you will need a password. After providing the following
information to Ms. Arnt, she will set up your password and will send it to you so that you can complete the
online portion of enrollment before your scheduled appointment.
  1. Student Name
  2. Student Date of Birth
  3. Parent/Guardian Name
  4. Are you the parent or a guardian?
  5. Parent/Guardian email (to be used as a login for the parent portal)
  6. Physical address (No PO Box)
  7. Home phone number
  8. Cell phone number
  9. Primary language spoken in your home
  10. Student Grade
  11. Name of the Last School Student Attended
  12. List any special needs (special education, ESL, etc.)
You will need to bring the following documentation to your scheduled appointment:
  • Proof of residency in Coppell ISD:
a) Signed Settlement Statement (signatures required are the purchaser and the Title agent). A preliminary statement for estimation of closing costs is not acceptable; or
b) Signed Rental/Lease Agreement (signatures must be provided by both parties) showing the occupancy date
  • A current utility bill (containing the resident name and address)
  • Student’s original social security card (if applicable) – Mrs. Arnt will make a copy.
  • Student’s original birth certificate or passport – Mrs. Arnt will make a copy
  • Photo identification of parent/legal guardian (driver’s license/passport)
  • Custody papers:
    • Custodial parent will need to provide a copy of the divorce decree
    • Legal Guardian must provide court documentation or notarized paperwork
  • Immunization records (Texas state law will not allow an out-of-state student to start without this paperwork) - your child’s previous school can provide this information
  • Withdrawal papers if enrolling during the school year
  • Most recent Report Card your child’s previous school can provide this document
The student’s previous school is obligated to provide you with immunization records and the last report card.


Preparing Our Learners For Tomorrow

In today's world it is important that our learners not only be proficient in grade level subject matter, they must also be masterful in 21st century soft skills and technology.


Learners are able to communicate effectively across various platforms and modalities.


Learners are able to work effectively with different groups and for different purposes while demonstrating flexibility to achieve a common goal.

Critical Thinking

Learners are able to solve problems ranging in complexity by using strategies, analysis, and evaluation.


Learners are able to work creatively with others, create using various mediums, and modify or improve upon original ideas. 


For more information about Project Based Learning at Lakeside, please view this video. 

Student Handbook

Click here to learn about our campus with the Student Handbook created by 2013-2014 5th graders.

A Digital Campus

The 21st century focus at Lakeside does not stop at the integration of meaningful soft skills.  Lakeside learners are surrounded by instructional media  that they use to communicate with the world around them, collaborate with peers, create multimedia presentations, and  critically evaluate  information from global sources.  Lakeside learners and educators have access to an ample supply of current technology from a variety of platforms.  Each homeroom has an interactive smart board and available computers for learners to use.  Grade levels have access to netbooks, laptops, two computer labs, Macbooks, iPads, iPods, and participate in virtual learning experiences on a regular basis. Our learners are preparing for the world of tomorrow and mastering the tools of today. 


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Contact Us

 Main  214.496.7600
 Fax  214.496.7606
 Counselor  214.496.7600
 Library  214.496.7600