Frequently Asked Questions Page Content Which high schools are participating in Parent Promise? Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Brookhaven Early College HS Creekview HS Newman Smith HS Ranchview HS R. L. Turner HS Cedar Hill ISD Cedar Hill HS Cedar Hill Collegiate HS Dallas ISD Bryan Adams HS David W. Carter HS Dr. Wright L. Lassiter, Jr. Early College HS Emmett J. Conrad HS Franklin D. Roosevelt HS H. Grady Spruce HS Hillcrest HS Innovation Design Entrepreneurship Academy (IDEA) James Madison HS Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet Justin F. Kimball HS Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Collegiate Academy L.G. Pinkston HS Lincoln Humanities/Communications Magnet HS Moises E. Molina HS North Dallas HS Rosie M. Collins Sorrells School of Education & Social Services at Townview School of Business & Management at Townview School of Health Professions at Townview School of Science & Engineering at Townview Seagoville HS Skyline HS South Oak Cliff HS Sunset HS Thomas Jefferson HS Trinidad Garza ECHS at Mountain View Dallas ISD W.H. Adamson HS W.T. White HS W.W. Samuell HS Wilmer-Hutchins HS Woodrow Wilson HS DeSoto ISD DeSoto HS Duncanville ISD Duncanville HS Garland ISD Garland HS Lakeview Centennial HS Naaman Forest HS North Garland HS Rowlett HS Sachse HS South Garland HS Grand Prairie ISD Crosswinds HS Grand Prairie HS John Dubiski Career HS South Grand Prairie HS Irving ISD Irving HS Jack E. Singley Academy MacArthur HS Nimitz HS Lancaster ISD Lancaster HS Mesquite ISD Horn HS Mesquite HS North Mesquite HS Poteet HS West Mesquite HS Richardson ISD J.J. Pearce HS Lake Highlands HS Lloyd V. Berkner HS Richardson HS How long do I have to complete my degree or certificate at Dallas College under the Parent Promise funding? Parent Promise scholars will have five years to complete their degree or certificate. How do I know if I meet the maximum annual income requirement of $55,000 per household? Check your most recent tax return for your Adjusted Gross Income (AGI). Your COMBINED family AGI must be less than $55,000. Are ESL parents eligible for the Parent Promise? Yes. Parents will first enter WorkReadyU, a completely free adult-education program at Dallas College schools that will give English language learners the skills needed for college and career success. What if I do not yet have a high school diploma, GED, or HSE? Parents will first enter WorkReadyU, a completely free adult-education program at Dallas College, to complete their HSE before moving on to college-level courses that apply toward their certificate and/or degree. Am I eligible for the Parent Promise if I just moved to Dallas? To be eligible, your high school senior must have attended a participating Promise high school their full senior year. Additionally, you must qualify for Texas in-state tuition. What if I already have some college hours? Previous college courses can give you a jump start on completing a certificate program or an associate degree. Make sure to speak with an advisor before enrolling. What if I already have an associate degree? With a Parent Promise scholarship, you can enhance your skills through a certificate program, making yourself more marketable to your current or future employer. You can also check out Dallas College’s partner institutions for any programs they have available at College Works - Dallas Parent Promise webpage. Can I use my Parent Promise scholarship for developmental education classes? Yes, developmental education classes are covered under the Parent Promise. Can I use my Parent Promise scholarship at another school? The Parent Promise scholarship can only be used at one of the seven Dallas College campuses. How is Parent Promise funded? Parent Promise is funded through LevelUp Scholarship funds.