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    Important Updates for PK:


     Pre-K4 Application Timeline: We’re excited to announce important information about the Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K) 2024-2025 enrollment and application process. This information applies to current and new-to-HISD families with students who will be 4 before September 1, 2024.


    Below are key dates for the SY24-25 Pre-K application: 




    Phase 1 PreK application opens


    Phase 1 PreK application closes


    Families are notified of their student(s)’ campus


    Phase 2 PreK space available and waitlist begins


    Families must accept their student(s)’ placement




    Application Information for All Other Applicants: 


    We are excited to announce some important updates to the School Choice Application process for the 2024-2025 school year. This information applies to current families as well as families interested in applying to HISD. Parents may begin submitting their applications on January 18, 2024 on our online transfers platform.



    K-12 School Choice Application 

    Office of School Choice Website