Northwest ISD Prekindergarten Program

Prekindergarten qualification is by appointment and occurs in August on your home campus. Links to sign up for appointments are located on the Prekindergarten Registration 2016 page.

Northwest ISD Prekindergarten Program 2016-2017

Prekindergarten is located at Roanoke, Clara Love, Justin, Hughes, Thompson, Peterson and Seven Hills Elementary Schools.

New for 2016-2017  Prekindergarten is available at Nance Elementary and
Prairie View Elementary will offer  Bilingual Prekindergarten.

Welcome to the Northwest ISD Prekindergarten web pages. Prekindergarten (Pre-K) is available to Northwest ISD children who are 4-years of age by September 1, 2016 and who meet eligibility requirements set by the state of Texas (TEC Section 29.153e)  are eligible to attend Prekindergarten.
 
The information contained on these pages will guide you through the Prekindergarten qualifying and registration process.  Qualifying and registration are two different processes. Both must be completed in full before a child can be placed in a class.
 
If you are interested in registering your child for Prekindergarten please look over the requirements below. If you feel that you may qualify for this program refer to the pages to the left detailed information, requirements and how to begin the online registration process and make your campus appointment in order to complete  qualifying and registering for Prekindergarten.
 
  Qualifications for Prekindergarten 
  •  Child must be 4-years of age by September 1, 2016 in order to enroll for the 2016-2017 school year
  • Live in the Northwest ISD boundaries and meet one or more of the following criteria
  • Unable to speak and comprehend the English language - your child will need to come to registration with you for English language testing
  • Economically Disadvantaged - eligible for free or reduced lunch program based on total gross household income and family size
  • Military - The child of an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States, the child of Texas National Guard member who is ordered to active duty by proper authority 

    OR

    The child of a member of the armed forces of the United States  who was injured or killed while serving on active duty

  • Foster Care   -Children who are currently in or who have ever been under the conservatorship of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS)
  • Homeless  as defined by 42 U.S.C. Section 11302

Documentation is required for each area of eligibility.

If qualifying under limited English speaker your child will need to accompany
you to registration for English language testing
 
If you have any additional questions please contact your local campus or Deanne Colley, Early Childhood Coordinator at dcolley@nisdtx.org or 817-215-0198