Prekindergarten

NISD PK
Northwest ISD offers two options for Pre-K.
Look over the requirements below to see which is the best option for you.

To participate in either option:
Children must be four years of age by September 1, 2018 and
Live within the Northwest ISD boundaries

Northwest ISD HB 4 PreK Family Engagement Plan

                       State-Funded Pre-K
Campus information for qualifying and document review here.
 Tuition-Based Pre-K
           
Program Locations:
Clara Love Elementary, Curtis Elementary, Justin Elementary, Roanoke Elementary, Haslet Elementary Hughes Elementary, Peterson Elementary, Thompson Elementary, Lakeview Elementary, Nance Elementary, Seven Hills Elementary and Prairie View Elementary ( bilingual program offered in the a.m. class)
           
Program Locations:
Clara Love Elementary, Curtis Elementary, Justin Elementary, Roanoke Elementary, Haslet Elementary, Hughes Elementary, Thompson Elementary, Lakeview Elementary, Nance Elementary, Seven Hills Elementary and Prairie View Elementary (p.m. class) 
Tuition-based Pre-K will not be available at Peterson Elementary.
Hours: Classes are 1/2 day, five days a week.
There is an AM (7:40-10:50)  and PM (11:50-3:00) class.
Hours: Classes are 1/2 day, five days a week.
There is an AM (7:40-10:50) PM (11:50-3:00) class.

Students must meet at least one of the following
qualifications:
Documentation required for qualification. Language testing will be scheduled at the campus for those qualifying as limited English speakers.

  • Language Be unable to speak and comprehend the English language
  • Educationally disadvantaged, a student eligible to participate in the national free or reduced-price lunch program based on total household income and family size.
  • Military  Be the child of an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserve component of the armed forces, who is ordered to active duty by proper authority; or is the child of a member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserve component of the armed forces, who was injured or killed while serving on active duty
  • Foster Care Be in, or have been in, the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) following an adversary hearing held as provided by Section 262.201, Family Code
  • Homeless, as defined by 42 United States Code (U.S.C.) Section 1143a    
  • Star of Texas eligible: Be the child of a person eligible for the Star Texas Award as: a peace officer under Section 3106.002, Government Code; a firefighter under Section 3106.003, Government Code; or an emergency medical first responder under Section 3106.004 ​           

Refer to the Eligibility for Prekindergarten page available on the Texas Education Agency website for further details and information.

If you do not meet the qualifications for the
state-funded Pre-K program than the tuition-based
program may be the option for you.

A limited number of tuition-based spots will
be available at campuses listed above.
Spaces will be available by a tuition-based lottery initially and from a waiting list thereafter.

The tuition-based Pre-K lottery has ended and all available places are filled at this time. 
If you would like to be placed on the waiting list for tuition-based Pre-K  please contact Deanne Colley at DColley@nisdtx.org










The link below will take you to the Tuition-Based Pre-K page with more information
Tuition-Based Pre-K

           

Cost:  None - State -Funded Pre-Kindergarten is free to those who meet the qualifications stated above. Cost: Pre-Kindergarten tuition for the 18-19 school year is $3778.00 divided into 10 monthly payments of $377.80. Payments begin in August.
Registration Window
Registration and qualifying for Pre-Kindergarten students will begin April 30, 2018 at your Pre-K campus. Follow the link at the top of this column or choose Stat-funded Pre-K from the menu at the left.
        

Registration Window
Please go to the Tuition-Based Pre-Kindergarten  from the menu on the left for more information and directions for applying for the tuition-based waitlist.