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    Kerrville ISD’s Early Childhood Center is now accepting applications for its Head Start and Pre-Kindergarten programs. Applications are accepted year-round, but the district advises applications be submitted in April. For more information and applications, please call 830-257-1335.

    These programs are open to age and income eligible children living in the Kerrville ISD attendance zone. Children must be 3 or 4 years old on or before September 1, 2024 and at least one of the following:

    -          Qualify for the school lunch program;

    -          Non-English speaking;

    -          McKinney-Vento Act;

    -          Active duty military; MIA/Injured or killed while on active duty;

    -          Foster care;

    -          In/was in conservatorship of TxDFPS;

    -          Qualified through the Special Education Department; or

    -          Receive SSI or TANF

    Please make sure that you have all of the documents required. ECC will not process incomplete applications. Applications must be filled out onsite. 

    What Do I Need to Apply? 

    Complete an enrollment packet and bring the following items: 

    • All household INCOME (2023 W-2; 2023 Filed Income Tax return; Pay check stubs; TANF; SSI; Child support)
    • Child’s birth certificate
    • Child’s Social Security card
    • Current Child’s immunization records
    • Parent/Guardian driver’s license
    • Current Medicaid card; CHIP; or private insurance
    • Food Stamp letter (if applicable)
    • Proof of foster care or military service
    • Two documents for proof of residency-- i.e: Driver’s license; property lease; utility or cable bill; Medicaid letter; vehicle or voter registration card

    Where Do I Apply? 

    KISD Early Childhood Office, located at 1011 Third Street, Kerrville 

    Phone: 830-257-1335 

    KISD provides services and accommodations for children with disabilities. 


    Kindergarten Registration for 2024-2025 School Year

    Kindergarten Registration for the 2023-2024 School Year will take place April 2 - 5, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. at each elementary campus. 

    An evening Kindergarten Registration will take place at each elementary campus on Tuesday, April 2, 5 - 6:30 p.m. 

    Documents needed to register a child for Kindergarten: 

    • Child's Birth Certificate 
    • Child's Social Security Card
    • Parent or Guardian's Identification 
    • 2 Proofs of Residency (water, cable, electric bill, etc.) 
    • Immunization Record

    KISD Kinder Registration


    For online pre-registration instructions, click here

    For Directions to access Skyward in Spanish, click here.

    Elementary Attendance Confirmations -  July 24 & 25 

    Parents must call or visit their child’s school on July 24 or 25 to confirm attendance at that school. If attendance is not confirmed at this time, the pre-registration will be pulled and the child may lose their spot at that campus.

    NEW TO KISD IN 2024-2025

    Students NEW to a KISD attendance zone will be registered July 29 & 30. Elementary students new to Kerrville will be registered at their home elementary school until the enrollment cap is reached.

    For more information, please contact your child’s elementary school. The campus phone numbers are:

    Tom Daniels, 830-257-2208

    Nimitz, 830-257-2209

    Starkey, 830-257-2210

    Tally, 830-257-2222


    Elementary Meet the Teacher Events  -- Check Back for Dates! 

    Early Childhood Campus (Head Start/Pre-K)


    Elementary Campuses



    For updated information and important dates, visit www.kerrvilleisd.net, and follow @KerrvilleISD on Facebook, X/Twitter and Instagram.