New Student Enrollment

Trenton ISD uses Ascender ParentPortal to manage information for students within Trenton ISD. This site provides web access to school-related information about your students, including attendance, grades, discipline, assessments, and immunizations. Ascender ParentPortal is also used to enroll and update all student information, digitally upload documents required for registration, and complete forms that are required annually. The following steps are required for all new students in order to register for the upcoming school year.

Documents Required for New Student Enrollment:

  • Proof of residency

    • A recent paid rent receipt

    • HUD/Settlement Statement

    • Current Voter Registration Card

    • Most recent property tax receipt indicating home ownership

    • Contract of sale or lease agreement

    • Gas bill indicating the address and the adult's name

    • Water bill indicating the address and the adult's name

    • Electric bill indicating the address and the adult's name

  • Child's Birth Certificate

  • Child's Social Security Card

  • Child's Immunization Records

  • Driver's License of Enrolling Parent/Guardian

  • Withdrawal form from previous district or district name and location

  • Applicable legal documentation

Step 1:

To begin the registration process you will need to set up your Ascender ParentPortal account. Once you have created your account go to the New Student Enrollment Page to enroll a new student online. Once Trenton ISD has completed your student's enrollment, the campus will issue you a ParentPortal ID for each student you successfully enrolled. You will use this ParentPortal ID to add each student to your account. 

Step 2:

Once logged into your Ascender ParentPortal account, go to New Student Enrollment. This page allows you to go through the steps required to enroll new students online. You can enroll multiple students at once. 

1 - Student Name

Parent Portal Step 1

2 - Enrollment Key: an enrollment key will be sent to your email. Check your email and copy the enrollment key into the box.

Parent Enrollment Step 2

3 - Addresses & Contacts: Enter physical and mailing addresses for the student and other contact information

Parent Enrollment Step 3

4 - Student Information: Select Add/Edit Info to add information to each student. You will add the student's address, contacts, demographic information, and all required documentation for registration. When you see the contacts listed, please mark the box in front of each one listed so that it will be added to your student's registration when we officially enroll your student

New Student Enrollment documents include proof of residency, Child's Birth Certificate, Child's Social Security Card (optional, if not provided a State School ID will be issued), Child's Immunization Records, Driver's License of Enrolling Parent/Guardian, Withdrawal Form from the previous district, or district name and location, and all applicable legal documentation. 

Parent Enrollment Step 4

5 - Complete enrollment forms.

Parent Enrollment Step 5

If you have difficulties uploading documents to Ascender Parent Portal, please email the documents to the appropriate campus email. Please include the student name and grade level in email.

 Trenton Elementary School:

Trenton Middle School:

Trenton High School: