NEW ENROLLMENTS 2020-2021

The Student Placement Office at TAC is currently closed due to the COVID-19 Closure.   Placement Administrators are working remotely from home.  The best way to contact us is by email: studentplacement@ops.org


We are now accepting enrollments for the 2020-21 school year.    This is meant only for students who are not currently enrolled with the Omaha Public Schools. Please click the TAB below "Kindergarten and New Enrollments (New to OPS)" for more information and links.    
Estamos aceptando inscripciones para el año escolar 2020-21.   Esto es solo para los estudiantes que no están actualmente inscritos en las Escuelas Públicas de Omaha.  Por favor haga clic en la lengüeta apropiada de abajo para los enlaces y más información.

Families seeking enrollment for the current school year are advised to reach out via email (studentplacement@ops.org) or call 531-299-0302 for assistance.

SCHOOL TRANSFER REQUEST:   We are now accepting transfer requests for the 2020-21 school year.    This is meant only for students who are currently enrolled with the Omaha Public Schools and wish to request a new placement.  Please click the appropriate TAB below for the links and more information.    Ahora estamos aceptando solicitudes de transferencia para el año escolar 2020-21. Esto es solo para los estudiantes que actualmente están inscritos en las Escuelas Públicas de Omaha y desean solicitar una nueva asignación.   Por favor haga clic en la lengüeta apropiada de abajo para los enlaces y más información.

Enrollments for 2020-2021

KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION: Students are age-eligible to attend kindergarten at the beginning of the school year if they have attained the age of five (5) on or before July 31, 2020.

In the enrollment process, you will be asked for the following: 

  • The child's immunization record
  • The child's birth certificate
  • Address verification/proof of residence (Acceptable documents include a utility, phone or cable bill, or a lease or home purchase agreement.)
     

KINDERGARTEN AND NEW ENROLLMENTS

We are now accepting enrollments for the 2020-21 school year. This is meant only for students who are not currently enrolled with the Omaha Public Schools. We have the following options available to you:

1.       Online Enrollment –Click here if:

o    You have the ability to scan or take a picture using a smart device (phone or tablet) and…

o    Can attach documents electronically   https://campus.ops.org/campus/OLRLogin/ops 

2.       Email Enrollment - if:

o    You have the ability to print enrollment paperwork, and

o    Have the ability to take a picture using a smart device (Phone or Tablet) and,

o    Can email attachments, see below for the enrollment documents 

      2020-21 Secondary Enrollment Forms - English.pdf

      2020-21 Elementary Enrollment Forms - English.pdf

      Release Of Records.pdf

o    Once completed, send a scanned copy to studentplacement@ops.org

3.       US Mail Enrollment – if:

o    You have the ability to print enrollment documents at home: see below for the enrollment documents 

     2020-21 Secondary Enrollment Forms - English.pdf

     2020-21 Elementary Enrollment Forms - English.pdf

     Release Of Records.pdf

o    Once completed, mail to Omaha Public Schools / Student Placement, 3215 Cuming St. Omaha, NE  68131  

4.       Need further assistance? Call 531-299-0302 or email studentplacement@ops.org if you would like to request a phone call for assistance with enrollment (please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic, it may take up to 2 business days for a return call).

 

NUEVAS INSCRIPCIONES & ESTUDIANTES QUE ESTAN REGRESANDO

Estamos aceptando inscripciones para el año escolar 2020-21.   Esto es solo para los estudiantes que no están actualmente inscritos en las Escuelas Públicas de Omaha.  Tenemos las siguientes opciones disponibles para usted:

  1. Inscripción en línea – Haga clic aquí si:
  2. Inscripción por correo electrónico – Haga clic aquí si:
    • Usted tiene la habilidad de imprimir documentos de inscripción, y
    • Tener la habilidad de tomar una foto usando un aparato inteligente (teléfono o tableta) y,
    • Puede adjuntar documentos a correos electrónicos, haga clic aquí para los documentos de inscripción
    • Ya completados, envíe una copia escaneada a studentplacement@ops.org
  3. Inscripción por correo regular – Haga clic si:
    • Usted tiene la habilidad de imprimir los documentos de inscripción en la casa: documentos de inscripción
    • Ya completado, envíe por correo a Omaha Public Schools / Student Placement, 3215 Cuming St. Omaha, NE  68131  
  4. ¿Necesita ayuda? Llame al 531-299-0302 o envíe un correo electrónico a studentplacement@ops.org si usted gusta solicitar que le llamen para ayudarle con su inscripción  (por favor note que durante la pandemia del COVID-19, puede tomar hasta 2 días hábiles para que le regresen la llamada).

General Information and Eligibility Guidelines

In order to be eligible for the Pre-Kindergarten Program children must:

• Be four years old on or before July 31 of the year they wish to attend

• Have a completed application with all required paperwork submitted and on file.

• Qualify based on an assessment score and other eligibility criteria.

• Reside within the boundaries of the Omaha Public Schools.

 

In order to be eligible for the Head Start Program, children must:

• Be three or four years old on or before July 31 of the year they wish to attend

• Meet federal income guidelines.

• Reside in Douglas County.

 

In order to be eligible for the Early Head Start Program at Educare of Omaha children must:

• Be birth to three years old.

• Meet federal income guidelines.

• Reside in Douglas County.

*Early Head Start will take applications at Kellom and Indian Hills Educare sites.


Enrollment Information

 

In order to enroll in one of the early childhood education programs listed above, you and your child can attend an Early Childhood Education Application Day, to complete the application process, have your child screened and provide:

• A certified birth certificate for your child.

• Immunization records for your child.

• Proof of address (Billing statements from MUD, OPPD, Cox, or Century Link, or a rental or purchase agreement for the residence).

• Income Verification Proof of Family income for the previous 12 months such as TANF/ADC,SSI,Child Support,1040,W-2’S,8453,Self Declaration ,12 months of check stubs, Employment letter, etc.

Early Childhood Education Application Days are held at various elementary schools throughout the district between February and March each year.

 Early Childhood Office (click here)

Jorja Brazda-Witters
Early Childhood Coordinator
(531) 299-9678
Office: (531) 299-0303
Email: jorja.brazda-witters@ops.org

Click here to request an ELEMENTARY school transfer.

Click here to request an MIDDLE school transfer.

Click here to request an HIGH SCHOOL transfer.

Click here if you prefer a PDF copy to download and mail (US Postal or eMail)  20-21 School Transfer Request_English.pdf

Please expect a response to your request within 2 to 7 days of your submission.   Thank you.  

Need further assistance? Call 531-299-0302 or email studentplacement@ops.org if you would like to request a phone call for assistance with enrollment (please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic, it may take up to 2 business days for a return call).    

At the elementary, middle and high school levels the current Student Assignment Plan (SAP) allows a student to attend their home attendance area (neighborhood) school based on the student's residential address.  In addition, students can apply to attend a non-neighborhood (transfer) school.  This request must be approved by the Student Placement Office.  Approval of application request is subject to:

• space availability (capacity) at the requested school
• student's academic achievement & enrollment history
• student conduct (behavior record) - Level 3 and/or Level 4 offenses or repeated misconduct involving Level 1 and Level 2 offenses

Haga clic aquí para solicitar una transferencia de escuela de primaria.

Haga clic aquí para solicitar una transferencia de escuela secundaria.

Haga clic aquí para solicitar una transferencia de escuela preparatoria.

 

¿Necesitas más ayuda? Llame al 531-299-0302 o envíe un correo electrónico a studentplacement@ops.org si desea solicitar una llamada telefónica para recibir asistencia con la inscripción (tenga en cuenta que durante la pandemia COVID-19, la devolución de la llamada puede demorar hasta 2 días hábiles) .

Dual Language Enrollment – Due on May 13th

Lottery on May 15th

 

Kindergarten Dual Language Enrollment
We will inform you about the results of the Dual Language lottery through telephone and email.

Recibirá una llamada y un email para informarles de los resultados de la lotería.

Click here to register for the Dual Language Lottery

For More information about the Dual Language Program click here.

 

Dual Language Program/El Programa de Dos Idiomas

Click here for the OPS Dual Language Video by NE Loves Public Schools.

Haz clic aquí para el video del Programa de Dos Idiomas hecho por NE Loves Public Schools.

 

The Dual Language program provides the following:

  • Students in the program are taught in two languages: English and Spanish
  • Students will be able to speak, understand, read and write in English and Spanish. Students are in a regular integrated class

 

El Programa de Dos Idiomas provee lo siguiente:

  • A los estudiantes en el programa se les enseña en dos idiomas; inglés y español.
  • Los estudiantes podrán hablar, entender, leer, y escribir en inglés y español.
  • Los estudiantes participan en un salón de clase regular.

What are the advantages of the Dual Language Program?

  • Students would be bilingual and have a marketable skill.
  • Research shows that students that are bilingual do better in school.
  • Students would not have to wait until 7th grade to learn another language.

 

¿Cuáles son las ventajas del Programa de Dos Idiomas?

  • Los estudiantes serán bilingües y tendrán una habilidad comerciable.
  • Las investigaciones muestran que los estudiantes bilingües tienen más éxito en la escuela.
  • Los estudiantes no tendrían que esperar hasta el 7mo grado para aprender otro idioma.

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