Find out if your child qualifies for free pre-K:

All Houston-area school districts offer a free half- or full-day pre-K program for 4-year-olds who meet at least one of the following qualifications:

  • Eligible for free or reduced-price lunch programs
  • Unable to speak and comprehend English
  • Homeless (unstable housing)
  • Is or has ever been in foster care
  • Child of active duty member of U.S. Armed Forces, including state military forces or reserves
  • Child of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces, including state military forces or reserves, who was injured or killed while serving on active duty

Some districts also offer pre-K for 3-year-olds and for tuition-paying students. Districts will enroll all 4-year-olds who meet eligibility requirements before accepting tuition-paying students. If you think you might be eligible for free pre-k – take our quick quiz and apply today!

Fill out the form below to determine if your child is eligible for free pre-K. Note that this form is only used to determine your child’s eligibility. We do not collect any of your personal information.