Arlington ISD Pre-K

Full STEM ahead!

Pre-kindergarten registration for the 2023-24 school year is open now!

Full-day pre-K
for 4-year olds

Unique STEM learning opportunities

Bilingual and special needs programs

Half-day Pre-K
for all 3-year-olds!

We are an award-winning fine arts district.

All 3-year-olds are welcome, and it's free if you qualify.

Just a supreme learning and play adventure for your child.

Pre-K for 3-year olds

Learning that nutures curiosity

  • Letter Naming
  • Vocabulary
  • Math
  • Social and Emotional Development
  • Fun!

Free Pre-K Qualifications for 3-year-olds

To be eligible for enrollment in free pre-K, 3-year-old children must be:

At least 3 years of age on or before September 1


meet at least one of the following eligibility requirements:

The child of an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States or a member of the armed forces who was injured or killed while serving on active duty
Educationally disadvantaged; eligible to participate in the national free or reduced-price lunch program
Is or has ever been in foster care
Unable to speak and comprehend the English language
Child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award
Experiencing homelessness

Safety for students and staff has always been a priority at Arlington ISD. That remains true for this school year.

We know your child is precious to you.

Sending them to school for the first time is a big deal!

We love them and make sure they are safe every minute of every day.

At Arlington ISD pre-K, learning and fun go hand-in-hand.

Studies show that children who attend pre-K are 54% more prepared for kindergarten than students who did not. Pre-K is the foundation that prepares children for their entire educational career.

At Arlington ISD pre-K, the safety of our children and staff is our highest priority. You can rest easy knowing that our teachers love your children as if they are their own. Your child will thrive in a safe and fun learning environment.

While attending Arlington ISD pre-K your child will experience the perfect merger of learning and play. As they gain access to Fine Arts, recognize numbers, shapes, and letters, engage with STEM and get exercise outside with their friends, your child will thrive, grow and learn.

To Enroll for Pre-K

Step 1

Answer the questions below to get started registering your pre-kindergartener!

Step 2

Begin pre-kindergarten on August 16.

Step 3 (Optional)

Check the eligibility windows for a student transfer and apply online.
We will guide you via email every step of the way once your application is received.

"The first five years have so much to do with how the next 80 turn out."

- Bill Gates

At Arlington ISD we believe every child deserves a great education. That's why we offer a world-class pre-K program.

Set precious little learners up for a lifetime of success in a fun and safe learning environment with Arlington ISD pre-K.