PreK 2020-2021 Information

Pre-K - Full Day Programs

  • When children receive a quality early childhood education, they are better prepared to learn when they enter Kindergarten. Hays CISD is proud to offer Pre-K to eligible children who meet certain criteria.

    Beginning with school year 2019-2020 Hays CISD will offer full-day Pre-K at ten of our elementary campuses.  Pre-K is an outstanding way to help your child prepare for kindergarten. If your child lives in any Hays CISD elementary school attendance zone and meets the federal guidelines to qualify for Pre-K, you can enroll your child for free. 

    Please note - PreK is not offered at these campuses:

    • Tom Green Elementary
    • Uhland Elementary



Pre-K Full Day Feeder Patterns 2019-2020

  • NOTE: Due to high enrollment, several schools have reached capacity for PK. Please see the chart below to determine where your child will attend PK for the 2019-2020 school year.

    Please note - PreK 2019-2020 is not offered at:

    • Tom Green Elementary
    • Uhland Elementary

Register for Pre-Kindergarten

Registration Process

  • Registering for Pre-Kindergarten is an easy 3-step process:

    1. Complete the online Pre-K Qualification Form

    Children must meet certain qualifications to be eligible for the Pre-K program. Please click on the link below to complete the online Pre-K Qualification form. You will receive an email response with your child’s qualification status within 24 hours. (View the requirements for Pre-K qualification documentation)

    2. Register your child.

    Once you receive a  confirmation that your child pre-qualifies for pre-K, online registration will be available.

    3. Upload required documents during online registration or take documents to your child's Pre-K campus. 

    Enrollment Documentation:

    • Child's Birth Certificate
    • Proof of Address
    • Child's Social Security Card (optional)
    • ID for Enrolling Person
    • Child's Immunization Record
    • Legal Documents, if applicable

    View our Registration Documentation Requirements Guide for more information.