Eligibility

  • Prekindergarten Qualifications:

    To be eligible for enrollment in a 4-year old Pre-K class, a child must be 4 years of age on September 1 of the current school year and must meet one of the following requirements:

    1. Be unable to speak and comprehend the English language; or
    2. Be educationally disadvantaged (eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program)
    3. Be homeless; or
    4. Be the child of an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserved component of the armed forces, who is ordered to active duty by proper authority; or
    5. Be the child of a member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserved component of the armed forces, who was injured or killed while serving on active duty; or
    6. Have ever been in the conservatorship of the Texas DFPS (foster care) following an adversary hearing.
    7. Is the child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award as: a. a peace officer under Section 3106.002, Government Code; b. a firefighter under section 3106.003, Government Code; or c. an emergency medical first responder under Section 3106.004, Government Code.
  • Apply for Pre-Kindergarten on Pre-K 4 SA's website.

    Apply Here

  • Register for Kindergarten at Gardendale Elementary School (1731 Dahlgreen Ave).

    Please ensure you bring the following documents when registering:

    • Student's Birth Certificate

    • Parent/Guardian's I.D.

    • Proof of Residence

    • Proof of Income

    • Immunization Record

    • Social Security Card (if available)

    • Disability Documentation (if applicable)