Judson ISD

Early Childhood

Pre-Kindergarten Information 2015-2016

Judson ISD offers a half-day pre-kindergarten program for children who will be age 4 on or before September 1, 2015. Students must reside in the Judson ISD and meet one of the following criteria, as set by the Texas Education Code:

  1. is unable to speak and comprehend the English language; or
  2. is educationally disadvantaged*; or
  3. is a homeless child; or
  4. is the child of an active duty member of the armed forces, including state military forces or a reserve component of the armed forces, who is ordered to active duty; or
  5. is the child of a member of the armed forces, including state military forces or a reserve component of the armed forces, who was injured or killed while serving on active duty; or
  6. is or ever has been in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services following an adversary hearing under §262.201 of the Texas Family Code.

*Educationally disadvantaged means "eligible to participate in the national free or reduced price lunch program".

Acceptable Documentation

Acceptable documentation must be provided as evidence for proof of household income. Acceptable documentation for earnings (wages and salary) are;

  • a current pay stub
  • current pay envelope
  • letter from employer stating gross wages paid and how often they are paid
  • For Self-employment income: a business or farming document, such as ledger books and/or self-issued paycheck stub or last year's tax return is acceptable.
  • For Cash income: a letter must be provided from the employer stating wages paid and
    frequency.

Registration

Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration dates are announced in the Late Spring (See the Jblog and the District Calendar). To complete your child’s registration, the following documents must be provided;

  • Proof of residence
  • Child's birth certificate
  • Child's immunization record
  • Child's social security card
  • Parent/Guardian's driver license for identification.

Thank you for allowing Judson ISD to assist you in the education of your child. We are here to assist you with information and registration procedures.

Please check with individual campuses for times regarding PreKinder Round Up times.