Prekindergarten Program

  • Pre-K students

    Pre-K Enrollment for 2022-2023 opens April 1st!   

    Allen ISD offers a half-day prekindergarten program and full-day prekindergarten program for students who are 4 years old by September 1st, live within the boundaries of Allen ISD, and meet at least one of the state’s eligibility criteria. 

    The full-day program will consist of two full-day monolingual prekindergarten classes and one full-day bilingual prekindergarten class.  All three full-day classes will be located at Rountree Elementary.  There are limited seats available for the full-day program.  A Prekindergarten Lottery Process will be held for the full-day available class seats. 

    In order for a student to be entered into the Prekindergarten Lottery Process for the 2022-2023 school year, families must complete the prekindergarten enrollment process and submit all required documentation by Thursday, May 26, 2022.  Families will receive an email notification of selection or wait list during the week of June 20th.  Families of selected students must confirm their acceptance and commitment for the 2022-2023 school year by the established deadline. 

    To begin the pre-qualification process for the 2022-2023 school year, please use the following link: 2022-2023 Request for Pre-Qualification Forms

    Para comenzar el proceso de precalificación para el año escolar 2022-2023, utilice el siguiente enlace: Solicitud de formularios de precalificación 2022-2023

    Enrollment for Current 2021-2022 School Year:  To start the pre-qualification process for the current school year (2021-2022), please click the following link: 2021-2022 Request for Pre-Qualification Forms Once the pre-qualification form is complete, you will be contacted via email by Allen ISD. (XMSendSecure)

About Prekindergarten

  • Allen ISD offers a half-day prekindergarten program and full-day prekindergarten program for students who are 4 years old by September 1st, live within the boundaries of Allen ISD, and meet at least one of the eligibility criteria established by the state of Texas.

Contact

  • 610 E. Bethany Drive • Allen, TX 75002
    972-236-0681 phone

    Melissa Pursifull
    Director of Federal and Special Programs

    Sandra Gonzalez
    Prekindergarten Enrollment Clerk

Eligibility Criteria

  • To be eligible for enrollment in prekindergarten, the child must be 4 years old on or before September 1st, live in Allen ISD attendance zone, AND meet at least one of the state's eligibility requirements:

    • The child is Limited English Proficient (not fluent in English). The child will be given an English proficiency test to determine this qualification. 
    • The child’s family meets the federal income guidelines for the National School Lunch Program. 
    • The child is homeless.
    • The student is the child of an active duty member of the armed forces.
    • The student is the child of a parent who was killed or injured while serving on active duty.
    • The child is currently or was previously in foster care.
    • The student is the child of a peace officer, a firefighter, or an emergency medical first responder who is eligible for the Star of Texas Award.

High Quality Prekindergarten Components

  • Pre-K Curriculum
  • Student Progress Monitoring
  • Teacher Qualifications
  • Class Size Ratio
  • Family Engagement
  • Program Evaluation

Pre-K Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where can I find additional information on the full-day prekindergarten lottery selection process?

  • Is my child required to attend prekindergarten if he or she is eligible?

  • When is the 2022-2023 Pre-K registration event?

  • Where is the prekindergarten program located?

  • What are the school hours for the full-day program?

  • I would like my child to attend the Pre-K program but my child misses the age requirement to be 4 by just a few days, can I still enroll him/her?

  • Will Pre-K students take a nap in a full-day program?

  • What resources are available for families of students in prekindergarten?

  • We recently moved into the area and I have a child that turned 4 by September 1, 2021 of this school year. Is enrollment still open for this school year and if so, how do I begin the Pre-K enrollment process?