General Application Information
We are happy to provide you with the option of either an online or paper application. Online applications can be accessed here and paper applications can be accessed in the school office or at the side of the page. Online applications will be accepted from October 11 through January 31. Paper applications will be accepted once a month. For more details and information on how to submit an application to TECA, please refer to the Admissions Process page on our website.
Applications for enrollment are given priority based on the following criteria:
Spanish-English Dual Immersion Program:
Two of three Kindergarten classrooms at TECA will offer all subjects taught in the 50/50 model of Dual Language instruction. If you are interested in enrolling your child in this class, please check this option on your Kindergarten application. Students will be given the opportunity to continue in this 50/50 program through the 5th grade, then maintain their knowledge through Spanish language learning projects through later years.
For students transferring into TECA in 2nd grade and beyond interested in joining the Dual Language Program, a basic language assessment will need to be conducted to gain knowledge on level of Spanish proficiency to guarantee that students entering the Dual Language program will be set up for success.
Per California state law, all incoming Kindergarten and TK students must have:
As of January 1, 2016, all students who enter a public school, such as TECA, will be required to have all vaccinations current. (SB 277) Students entering 7th grade must provide proof of additional immunizations. Forms will be provided to enrolled families.
Proof of Residency:
Proof of residency may include any two items from the following list that include the name and address of the Parent/Guardian: