2019/20 TK & Kindergarten Enrollment

Please be Aware: Incoming Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten students must meet ALL immunization requirements set by the state of California prior to enrollment.

(Please click on the "Immunization Requirements" tab below for a list)

All enrollment will take place at the TUSD - Family Welcome Enrollment Center

Family Welcome Enrollment Center
2336 Plaza del Amo
Torrance, CA 90501

Enrollment Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 3:00pm

Please be Advised - enrollment hours are subject to change

What are the age requirements to enroll into Transitional Kindergarten?

  • TK is only available to students born between

    • September 2, 2014 - December 2, 2014
       

What are the age requirements to enroll into Kindergarten?

  • Kindergarten is only available to students turning 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2019

 

Will any exceptions be made?

  • No, TUSD strictly follows the age guidelines set by the state of California

The State of California mandates that all children be fully immunized prior to being admitted to school. Below are the immunization requirements for all students as well as a chart indicating when missing doses can be received. Please use this as a guide helping you to identify if any additional immunizations are needed before enrolling your student. 

Please be aware: your student must meet ALL immunization requirements or we will not be able to process their enrollment.

To be eligible for direct enrollment into TUSD you must live within the districts geographic boundaries. Please use the TUSD School Locator to verify your address.

 

If you do not live within district boundaries you will need to apply for a permit. For more information on permits you can visit the Permits Page on our website or contact the office directly for more information.

The Torrance Unified School District does not offer child care. However, TUSD has collaborated with the YMCA to offer before and after school care for students. For more information please contact the YMCA directly.

YMCA
(310) 325-5885
YMCA - Child Care

 

Families are also welcome to use any private child care provider of their choice.

At the time of enrollment you must have the following documentation with you or we will not be able to process your student's enrollment:

Proof of Age - any one of the following original documents 

  • Birth Certificate

  • Passport 

  • Birth Record (this comes from the records department in the hospital where your child was born)

Proof of Immunizations - any of the following original documents

  • Yellow Card

  • Print Out

  • Other Immunization Records Provided by Physician

PLEASE BE AWARE: the immunization record must have your child's full name (first & last) and date of birth, each immunization given MUST have a complete date (mm/dd/yy) along with the signature or stamp of the physician giving the immunization

Proof of Residence 

  • 2 Proofs Required - must be dated within the last 60 days

  • Must be in the Parent/Guardian's Name

  • Mailing and Service address must be the same

  • Acceptable Proofs of Residence

    • Utility BIlls - electric, gas, water, trash, cable/satellite, internet, telephone (landline only)

    • Mortgage Statement

    • Property Tax Bill - current year only

    • Lease/Rental Agreement

  • If the parent/guardian is unable to provide any of the above, additional documentation will be required. Please contact the Enrollment Center for more information.

PLEASE BE AWARE: cell phone bills, bills with disconnect notices, screenshots/profiles, or bills showing c/o or % next to the parent's name are NOT accepted. Also, we do not fax or phone previous schools, landlords, or utility companies requesting documents. Parents/guardians are responsible for providing ALL required documentation. Home checks may be conducted to verify student residency.