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.