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Why Pre-K at Northside ISD?

Student Benefits

  • Twice as likely to be kinder-ready
  • More likely to graduate from high school
  • Less likely to be at-risk
  • Social and emotional development
  • Early literacy skills
  • Skilled and qualified educators certified in early childhood

Qualifying Areas

  1. Language other than English
  2. Educationally Disadvantaged
  3. Homeless
  4. Military
  5. Foster Care
  6. Star of Texas Award

Required Documents

Please upload the following documents during the online registration process to help establish qualifications. If you have questions, please contact us at

  • Student’s birth certificate
  • Proof of Address - current electric, water or cable bill that shows home service address
  • Immunization Records
  • Photo ID of Parent
  • Social Security Card - Optional

Don’t Qualify?

Currently NISD is only registering Pre-K students who meet the qualifications for the Pre-K program.


Please visit NISD’s Registration page and complete Pre-Registration for the next school year.

PK registration for the 2022-2023 school year begins on April 4, 2022. Please visit NISD’s Registration page for more information and to begin the process.


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