News from the Nest
TCS 2019-2020 Pre-K Registration
Registration is open from January 15, 2020-March 5, 2020 at 12 p.m. A lottery will take place on March 9, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. at the Central Office.
Please apply at: https://alprek.asapconnected.com/Login When completing the online registration, please only select the school for which you are zoned.
Children must be 4 years old on or before September 2 and live within the Tuscaloosa City School zone to be eligible.
If you have any questions, please contact Tuscaloosa City Schools Department of Elementary Education at (205) 342-0516.
TCS Kindergarten Early RegistrationParents should report to their home school on the designated dates to register and after those dates, they should call the school for convenient visiting times.Tuscaloosa City Schools Kindergarten Early Registration will be held on March 12-13th. Please bring the following:
-Proof of residence (2 utility bills and lease agreement)
-Proof of Birth
-Proof of Immunization
-Social Security Card (optional)
*Please bring your child with you for kindergarten readiness testing.Students must be 5 years old on or before September 2, 2020.
For more information, please contact the Tuscaloosa City Board of Education at 205-759-3533.
Inside Tuscaloosa City Schools
TCS teachers were honored with the Nick's Kids Teacher Excellence Award. Eight Tuscaloosa City School employees were presented with Apple Awards. The Worlds of Work Expo gives 8th graders a look at dozens of possible careers. Northridge High sends four students to college to compete in athletics and continue their educations. These stories and more are on this edition on Inside Tuscaloosa City Schools.
The Tuscaloosa City Schools is now accepting applications for its specialty programs, including the Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools (Elementary & Middle), The Alberta School of Performing Arts, Central High School International Baccalaureate Programme and the Tuscaloosa Fine Arts Academy at Paul W. Bryant High School. Apply before 3 p.m. on the last school day in January. Click to Apply.
TCS commencement ceremonies will take place on May 9, 2020, at Coleman Coliseum on the University of Alabama campus.
Northridge High School 9 a.m.
Central High School Noon
Paul W. Bryant High School 3 p.m.
The Tuscaloosa City Schools will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, January 20.
Lunch is Served! Click to find the TCS Free & Reduced Lunch Application.
We're always looking energetic reliable people to serve as substitutes in TCS! Must have reliable transportation skills, effective communication skills and basic computer skills. Call 205.759.3535 for more information.