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Kindergarten Round Up & New Student Registration is April 30th 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM. All 24-25 Incoming PK & KG - 5th grade students are welcome!

Enroll Now for 2024-2025 School Year!

For VPK and all new students to Tara Elementary School, please click here for requirements and the application process.

All forms must be submitted electronically for PreK - 5th grade students. If you do not have internet access, a kiosk is available on campus in our front office. 

If you have any questions, please contact our Registrar, Regina Bradin, at or at 941-751-7660 ext.78005.  

Enrollment forms are required to be submitted for all 2024 -2025 student enrollments using the district's FOCUS Parent Portal for grades Pre-Kindergarten - 5th grade:

Please upload the following documentation:
1) Birth Certificate
2) Physical Exam Certificate (dated within the last 12 months & from a United States Physician) 
3) Florida Certificate of Immunizations.  (DH 680 Form)
4) Copy of child's Social Security Card
5) Proof of Residency (Manatee County Tax History statement, Mortgage Statement, or Lease Agreement)
 and two "Address Verification" (minimum of two) (Electric, Water or Gas bill, automobile insurance statement)
6) Copy of Parent's Photo Identification
7) Copy of last Report Card (students in grades 1st - 5th)

Registration Checklist - Please use for your reference for all Registration documentation needed!

Health Department Physical Exam Info