• LISD serves eligible four-year-old students in both half-day and full-day state-funded prekindergarten classes. Students must be 4 years old, on/before September 1 of the school year for PreK enrollment. Full-day classes are at a limited number of campuses. Four-year-old students who qualify are guaranteed a spot in the pre-k program, however free, full-day pre-k is subject to campus availability.

    Students must qualify for free state-funded prekindergarten by one of the following criteria:

    • learning English as a second language
    • income
    • homeless
    • dependent of a member of the military on active duty, injured or killed while on active duty
    • currently or have ever been in state foster care
    • dependent of an individual who received the Star of Texas Award

    How do I know what campus my PreK child would attend?

    Find the campus you are zoned for that has prekindergarten HERE.

    How do I enroll my child in PreK for 2021-22?

    If your child is eligible for state-funded PreK, you can complete the NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENT process in Skyward starting Jan. 25, 2021. PreK qualification began April 12, 2021. Once Skyward online enrollment forms are submitted, the campus registrar will reach out to you with next steps and can assist with any enrollment questions or concerns. Find the registrar for your child's campus HERE. Watch the video below for more information on how to enroll your PreK child.

    LISD offers a tuition-based, full-day Pre-k program through Discovery Academy. Learn more at
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  • What if I am interested in a transfer to a different Pre-K campus?

  • What documentation is required for enrollment in prekindergarten?