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Pre-K3 (at Baird)

Pre-K Three (Baird campus)

Baird ISD is offering a Full Day Pre-K program for qualifying 3 year old students.

  • Breakfast and Lunch provided  

  • Pre-Kindergarten is not a mandatory program. However, if your child qualifies and is enrolled, he/she is subject to compulsory attendance law. Your child must attend school each day school is in session.

    • To enroll, the student must be 3 years old on or before September 1, 2024 Students who turn 3 after September 1 may be allowed at the discretion of the principal.

    • The Pre-K Three program is FREE for children who are eligible will be limited to 16 students.

      • Children of BISD Staff will be enrolled first, then BISD residents, then transfer students.  

    • Students must be potty trained.

    • Transportation MUST be provided by parent/guardian. 

    • Immunization Requirements for Pre-K Three 

    • Call 325-854-1400 EXT 309 to speak to the Elementary principal for more information. 

  • In order to qualify for FREE Pre-K4 at Baird ISD, a student must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2024 and meet at least ONE of the following requirements:

    • Unable to speak and comprehend the English language
    • Income eligible based on current NSLP income eligibility guidelines
      • Use the Income Eligibility Calculator here.
      • Proof of Income:
        • Active SNAP or TANF Benefits Letter (EDG # required)
        • 12 most recent pay stubs for each job and for each person employed or 2022 Tax Return 
        • If self-employed: most recent tax form 1040
        • SSI, Social Security, Child Support, other
    • Homeless
    • Foster care (or have ever been in foster care)
    • Child of an active duty member of the US armed forces
    • Child of a member of the US armed forces who was injured or killed while serving on active duty
    • Child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award as a peace officer, a firefighter, or an emergency medical first-responder

    If you have questions, please contact the Baird Elementary Office at 325-854-1400 Ext 311.

  • Documentation REQUIRED FOR ALL NEW TO THE DISTRICT Pre-K, Elementary, and Secondary student registrations: 

    • Child’s Original Birth Certificate  

    • Current Proof of Residency (electric bill, water bill, or lease agreement) BISD will not accept cable, phone, gas, etc.

    • Immunization Records 

    • Child’s Original Social Security Card

    • Parent/Guardian valid/unexpired government issued photo id, such as passport, driver’s license or state ID.

    1. Please complete the "Pre-K Three Tuition-Based Questionnaire" found in the link below.
    2. DO NOT ENROLL using our ParentPortal Online Enrollment program at this time. 
    3. After the Pre-K Three Tuition-Based Questionnaire" is submitted, you will be contacted through the email address and/or the phone number you provide in the screener with further instructions on enrolling your child at Baird ISD for Pre-K Three Tuition-Based.