how to enroll
Enrollment is open for the 2023–2024 school year!
Follow the steps below to apply today.
Five Simple Steps to Enroll
Create Parent Account
The Stride K12 Parent Portal provides access to your online application to NMDCA, along with real-time alerts and quick links to important info.
Submit an Application
Once you've begun an application in the Stride K12 Parent Portal, click the option to add a new student or continue with your application. Simply fill in the fields with your child's information, select NMDCA, and hit Submit.
Upload Additional Documents
In this step, you'll provide more detailed information about your child and upload additional documents, such as proof of residency and a birth certificate. For a list of specific documents that will be required, contact our enrollment consultants at 877.706.8543
Attend Enrollment Webinar
All families participate in a pre-recorded webinar with an enrollment consultant. Additional documents may be required to complete your enrollment, depending on your student’s situation, and will be provided within your Parent Portal.
Welcome to Stride K12!
After successfully completing the enrollment process, your student will be approved. Please check your email for important information regarding your student's status and how to access the Online School platform.
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View The Ultimate Checklist for Stride K12-Powered Online School Enrollment and be in-the-know about all the best resources and tips to start the school year off strong.
Kindergarten students must be age 5 by September 1 of the upcoming school year in order to enroll.
Proof of Residency
While attending Destinations, you must maintain full-time, New Mexico residency.