Student Proof of Residency Information

  • Residency Qualifications
    • Current Proof of Residency (see requirements listed below)
    • Students may not be enrolled in district schools without proof of residence.

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    Residency Information Required
    If living in your own residence or renting
    • Provide parent/guardian valid form of ID (Driver’s License preferred)
    • And one of the following:
      • Provide current utility bill showing name, current address, service address, and date
      • Provide rental agreement or lease (if renting or leasing)
      • Provide a copy of the purchase contract or monthly mortgage statement* showing name and current address 
      • *If providing a mortgage statement, your campus will require the following items
        • Provide photo ID with address
        • Provide utility bill within 30 days of enrollment
    If building a home in Denton ISD
    • Provide parent/guardian photo ID and:
      • Provide builder's contract showing expected completion date (Family must occupy the home within 45 days from date of enrollment)
      • The campus will follow up ( at the projected completion date).
        • Provide photo ID with the new address
        • Provide utility bill showing new address (Utility deposit or connection confirmation)
    If living in another person's residence
    • Provide parent/guardian photo ID
    • Provide photo ID of the person responsible for (owner of) residence
    • Provide a current utility bill showing the name of the owner, current address, service address, and date
    • Residence owner to complete Affidavit of Residency (notarized)
    • If child(ren) are not living with parent, provide a court document or power of attorney (signed by parent/guardian and notarized)
    • The campus will follow up (in 30 – 60 days)


    *All residency affidavits are subject to verification by a campus/attendance officer and if falsification of information is determined, withdrawal is immediate in accordance with FD (legal).