• Free Pre-K

    Free* full-day Pre-K  (Pre-K stand-alone schools)

    Grand Prairie Independent School District has two facilities completely devoted to meet the needs of Pre-kindergarten students. High-quality instruction is implemented based on the Pre-K guidelines set forth by the State of Texas and is also aligned with kindergarten and first grade TEKS to provide your student with the foundational skills to ensure the best educational start that he or she can receive.  Instruction is also geared to assist students in building appropriate social skills; our teachers work with families to help them become full partners in their child’s life-long educational experience. 

    Bonham Early Education School

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    Bonham Early Education School ensures each child has a safe, secure and nurturing environment. Students are provided developmentally appropriate learning experiences that focus on student achievement and language development. Furthermore, students are taught lifelong skills such as building empathy, kindness, perseverance, and self-regulation. Bonham Early Education School offers full-day Pre-K through a variety of settings including one-way and two-way dual language, ESL, and special education that represents a continuum of services.

    How to know Bonham Early Education School is right for your child:

    1. You want your child to build a strong foundation in comprehension skills while developing a love for reading.
    2. You want your child to foster language development and increase vocabulary and early literacy skills in two languages.
    3. You want your child to engage in rigorous, differentiated and higher level thinking activities through the use of technology.

    Unique ways your child can learn and grow here:

    • Build knowledge through hands-on and visual instruction
    • Utilize technology as an instructional tool and a learning medium
    • Participate in STEAM activities
    • Build skills in self-regulation and other social-emotional domains through weekly lessons that teach specific skills

    Crockett Early Education School

    Crockett Early Education School  CEES logo

    Through our unique population of young learners, Crockett Early Education School has the opportunity to focus solely on the developmental milestones of Pre-K aged students to foster their growth in academic, social, and emotional excellence. We extend the advantages of our award-winning campus to students as young as three years of age through an all-day tuition or tuition-free option.

    How to know Crockett Early Education School is right for your child:

    1. You want your child to begin their academic career in a dual language program that pro- duces a bilingual, biliterate, and bi-cultural scholar.
    2. You want your child to flourish academically through an individualized hands-on learn- ing experience using a structured curriculum that meets state-required standards for early education in a positive, caring environment with highly qualified educators.
    3. You want your child to cultivate emotional awareness, control, and resilience through mindfulness coaching and strategies.

    Unique ways your child can learn and grow here:

    • Weekly exposure to music, art and physical education classes that generate a well-rounded learner
    • Extensive interactive technology to prepare students for their digital futures
    • Visual literacy implementation to deepen comprehension skills
    • Intentional focus on social and emotional learning and mindfulness
    • Enhanced curriculum with STEM integration

    Free* full-day Pre-K (on Elementary Campuses)

    Austin Environmental Science Academy, Bowie Fine Arts Academy, Daniels Elementary Academy of Science and MathDickinson ElementaryEisenhower ElementaryFlorence Hill Elementary, Garcia Elementary, Marshall Leadership Academy, Moore College and Career PrepMoseley Elementary Travis World Language Academy. 

    * Students must qualify to attend Pre-K programs that are offered for free. Please note that students must re-apply to attend kindergarten if the school your child attended for Pre-K is not zoned for your residence. Please visit the www.gpisd.org/FreePre-K for details.