• Watch the interactive tour of our new Early Childhood Centers!

    These robust learning facilities will begin serving Alief ISD Pre-K students in 2022.

About Alief ISD's Early Childhood Program

  • Every day, Alief ISD Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students learn through hands-on activities incorporating science, technology, mathematics, reading, writing, fine arts and much more.

    Led by certified Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten teachers, our advanced Early Childhood Program is a place where your child will have an opportunity to experience learning, make new friends and engage in the power of teamwork every day!

    Space is Limited in this Award-Winning Program!

  • The registration application for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year is live.
     
    Space is limited for Alief ISD's Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Programs. Enroll today!
  • Alief ISD logo with children playing - Space is limited, Register for Free Pre-K - Enroll Today

Does My Child Qualify for Pre-Kindergarten?

  • To enroll in Alief ISD’s Pre-Kindergarten Program, a child must be 4-years-old by September 1, and meet one of the following requirements:

    • Eligible Family Income
    • English Language Learner
    • Homelessness (Unstable housing)
    • Foster care (currently or previously)
    • A child of an active member of the armed forces
    • A child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award
  • Alief ISD logo with children and text Full-Day Pre-K Program

About Alief ISD's Full-Day Pre-K Program

  • Full-Day Pre-Kindergarten is available at 14 elementary schools in Alief ISD for the upcoming school year:

    • Alexander
    • Boone
    • Bush
    • Chambers
    • Chancellor
    • Cummings
    • Hearne
    • Hicks
    • Kennedy
    • Mahanay
    • Petrosky
    • Rees
    • Smith
    • Sneed

    Half-Day Pre-Kindergarten is available at 10 elementary schools:

    • Best
    • Collins
    • Heflin
    • Holmquist
    • Horn
    • Landis
    • Liestman
    • Martin
    • Outley
    • Youens

    Enroll your eligible campus-zoned 4-year-old in award-winning Alief ISD today!


Frequently Asked Questions


Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten FAQ

  • Is my child eligible to attend Pre-Kindergarten or Kindergarten in Alief ISD?

  • What if I want my child to attend one of Alief ISD's Programs of Choice?

  • What should I do if my child is currently in Pre-K in Alief ISD but I want my child to be in the Dual Language Program or the Mandarin Immersion Program next school year?

  • Do I need to register again if my child is currently in the JUMPSTART Program?

  • Do I need to register again if my child is already enrolled in Alief ISD schools?


Registration Application FAQ

  • I need assistance with my PowerSchool application account. Who should I contact?

  • Who should I contact if I want to change an answer or if I inputted the wrong information?

  • Do I still need to bring specific registration documents to the school?

  • I have more than one child attending Alief ISD schools this upcoming school year. Do I have to create a new registration account for each student?

  • My child was approved to attend a different Alief ISD school than our zoned school. What should we do?

  • I am a district employee, and my child has already been approved to attend Alief ISD schools even though we reside outside of Alief. Should we still fill out this form?

  • Do I fill out this enrollment application if I live outside of Alief ISD boundary but want to attend Alief ISD schools?

  • After I submit the enrollment form, what should I do next?