HISD is currently pre-enrolling

  • HISD is currently accepting Pre-K applications for 3- and 4-year-olds for the 2021-2022 and 2022-2023 school years. Follow the steps below to start your application.
  • The Phase 1 application window is open from September 10-March 10, 2022 for qualifying and Tuition 4-year-olds to be considered in the first round of lotteries.
  • To learn more information about the application timeline, click HERE.


Here are the steps to start the application:

  • Click on the list of schools below to find a school with a prekindergarten program

Campus List

  • Next, visit the School Choice website now to start the online application for Pre-K
  • You will need to submit the following documents: proof of parent identity (ex: driver’s license), proof of child identity (ex: birth certificate), proof of residence (ex: utility bill), and shot records
  • For assistance, you can call the Office of School Choice at 713-556-6734 or email schoolchoice@houstonisd.org
  • For information about the 3-year-old policy click here
  • To find a school near you, visit the Find a School page.