• Vanguard Magnet Registration Begins April 1, 2024

    Monday - Friday from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


    Eligibility Requirements and Steps to Register: River Oaks Elementary is a Gifted and Talented (GT) Vanguard Magnet Program.  Students seeking to attend River Oaks from outside the River Oask ES zone, may apply through the school choice application during Phase 1 and Phase 2.  All applicants must be GT identified in order to qualify for our magnet program.  Steps to Apply:  Click here to submit your school choice application in Phase 2 which opens on March 26, 2024.  Please note that Phase 2 application are based on space available.  We will contact you when there is an available seat.


    Magnet Registration: We are so excited for you to join the River Oaks Elementary Community. Registration opens on April 1, 2024, for families who are offered a seat through the school choice lottery for the 2024-25 school year! 


    Kindergarten meet the Kindergarten Teachers (2024-25 Students): Entering kindergarten students will have a chance to get to know all the Kindergarten Teachers. Parents will sign up for a time slot during registration.  Spaces fill up fast.  Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity to connect to ROE.  Note: Students are eligible for Kindergarten if they turn 5 on or before September 1, 2024.  


    All New to ROE Families:  We will have new family orientations the week of May 28th! Be sure to sign up during registration.


    How to Register

    Download the 2024-25 registration application and supporting documentation below.   All necessary registration forms need to be completed in advance, printed and dropped off at our campus with the required documentation listed below.  

    • Current Immunization Record
    • Child's Birth Certificate
    • Social security card for each child, if available
    • Proof of residency (2 Forms): A current utility bill AND lease/rental contract or mortgage documentation
    • A government issued photo ID for the child's parent/legal guardian
    • Report card or transcript from the child's last school. 
    • HISD Gifted and Talented (GT) Matrix or HISD GT Transfer Letter