2021-2022 PreK Enrollment

Pre-Kindergarten Eligibility and Admission


PreK students must be four years old by September 1, 2021 to be eligible for admission to our full-day PreK program and must meet one of the following requirements: 

 
• be unable to speak and comprehend the English language 
• be educationally disadvantaged (eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program, NSLP)
• be homeless
• be the child of an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserved component of the armed forces, who is ordered to active duty by proper authority 
• be the child of a member of the armed forces of the United States, including the state military forces or a reserved component of the armed forces, who was injured or killed while serving on active duty 
• have ever been in the conservatorship of the Texas DFPS (foster care) following an adversary hearing 
• is the child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award such as:
  1. a peace officer under Texas Government Code, §3106.002 
  2. a firefighter under Texas Government Code, §3106.003 
  3.  an emergency medical first responder under Texas Government Code, §3106.004 

Students who would have a spot in PreK will be contacted to determine eligibility. Students will be tested for English proficiency or the parent will be required to provide appropriate documentation to determine eligibility based on the information provided in the application. 


Once a student’s eligibility for PreK has been verified, the student will be offered admission and will follow all other admission and enrollment criteria. 

 

Click the link to apply online for PreK for the 2021-2022 school year:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdcrHNzSbP-kh8p8173thZwXcbNT2HpNVFU9fwWkoX3gyalww/viewform?usp=sf_link


The school may also contact students near the top of the waitlist to determine eligibility. Once eligibility for PreK has been verified, the student will remain on the waitlist and offered admission when an opening occurs. 

 

If you have any questions please contact: elemenrollment@cumberlandacademy.com