• Free, State-Funded Pre-K

    DISD serves eligible four-year-old students full-day state-funded Pre-k classes. Students must be 4 years old, on/before September 1 of the school year for PreK enrollment. Students who turn 3 years old and are Pre-K eligible will be enrolled at Ann Windle or Gonzalez School for Young Children. 

    Classes are available at a limited number of campuses. Spots in full-day classes are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. 

    Students qualify for free state-funded prekindergarten by one of the following criteria:

    • learning English as a second language
    • income
    • homeless
    • dependent of a member of the military on active duty, injured or killed while on active duty
    • currently or has ever been in State of Texas foster care
    • dependent of an individual who received the Star of Texas Award