• Pre-Kindergarten Age Requirements (PDF) Pre-Kindergarten Age Requirements (PDF)


    Topic: Pre-Kindergarten Age Requirements

    Reference or Contact:          Early Childhood Intervention Department


    Children must be at least 4 years old on or before September 1st of the school year in order to enroll in Lubbock ISD Pre-Kindergarten/Head Start.  There is no early entry into pre-kindergarten for students of Lubbock ISD.

    Children who are 5 years old by September 1st of the school year are eligible for kindergarten.  Parents/Guardians of such child may choose to delay kindergarten entry and enroll the child in pre-kindergarten on a tuition basis. 

    Children who are age-eligible for kindergarten may not attend pre-kindergarten for free.