Walnut Elementary Education Center

Lottery & Application Information

Application Information

Applications for the 2018-19 school year can be found by following the link below, or at any of the 3 Parent Information Nights. 


2018-19 Lottery Application


No need to reapply for:

  • Students currently enrolled in either magnet program, or
  • Students currently on our waitlist in either magnet


Please note:

Students with a birthdate between Sept. 2 & Dec. 2 are eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) at their home school. Walnut Elementary does not have a TK program.


Detailed information regarding Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten registration can be found at your home school or the TUSD website. If you are unsure of your home school, use can use the school search link on the TUSD website.




La matriculación para el Kindergarten de Transición (TK)/Kindergarten para el año escolar 2018-19 ya está programada para el Distrito Escolar Unificado de Turlock. Para ser elegible para el Kindergarten, su niño debe de haber cumplido cinco años antes del 1 de Septiembre, 2018. Para ser elegible para TK, su niño debe de cumplir cinco años entre el 2 de Septiembre y el 2 de diciembre, 2018.

Lottery Night

Lottery Night is scheduled for Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 in the Walnut Elementary Multipurpose Room.


Attendance is not necessary in order to accept a position. 


Lottery results will be posted in the Walnut office starting Thursday, March 1st at 1:00 PM.