|To be eligible for the district Pre-Kindergarten Program a child must be 4 years old on or before Sept. 1 of the upcoming school year. The child is eligible for enrollment in the Pre-K program if he/she meets any or all of the following criteria:
- The child is limited English proficient (LEP), or
- The family meets the free/reduced lunch income eligibility guideline, or
- The family meets the criteria of "homeless", or
- The child is an active military dependent, or
- The child is or has been in foster care
Pre-K Round Up
Click here to view information about the Pre-K Round-Up. Should you have questions about the Pre-K Round-Up, please call 469-593-3220.
Which Schools Have Pre-Kindergarten?
If an RISD student qualifies for Pre-Kindergarten, he/she may attend any of these schools. Transportation is not provided.
Audelia Creek Elementary
Forest Lane Academy
Hamilton Park Pacesetter Magnet
Jess Harben Elementary
Lake Highlands Elementary
Mark Twain Elementary
Richardson Heights Elementary
Richardson Terrace Elementary
Spring Valley Elementary
Stults Road Elementary
Thurgood Marshall Elementary
How do I enroll my child?
Each school chooses their Pre-K enrollment date. You will need to call the school of your choice to find out specifics on enrollment. Most schools begin enrollment in March or April for the following school year.
When enrolling, parents must bring proof of residency, the child’s birth certificate, social security card, and immunization records to the school. If qualifying under the free/reduced lunch guidelines, the parent/guardian needs proof of income.
Questions about the Pre-Kindergarten program can be referred to 469-593-3220.