2017-18 Early Childhood School Registration
Plano ISD's state-mandated prekindergarten program serves children who are four years of age on or before September 1 and who are limited-English speaking, from families that qualify for free or reduced lunch, active military dependents or who have been in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. The program serves Spanish bilingual children, other English-Language Learners, and children from families that meet the income guidelines.
Eligible students attend this program at no cost to the family. If you believe your child may be eligible for this program based on limited English proficiency,click on our Language Assessment Center Testing Schedule for additional information. Children attend a morning or afternoon session.
Early Childhood Programs
Plano ISD offers a number of programs for preschool children, which are outlined on this site. Students residing within Plano ISD attendance zone boundaries may register under one of the following criteria:
State and Federal Programs
Full Day Pre-Kindergarten
Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities
Tuition-Supported Community Pre-Kindergarten
Plano Family Literacy
Senior High School Early Learning Centers
Early Childhood Schools
(To determine your child's elementary school neighborhood, type your home address into Plano ISD's SchoolFinder application.
Beaty Early Childhood School
1717 Nevada Drive, Plano, TX 75093 | (469) 752-4202
Beaty serves students residing in these elementary school neighborhoods: Aldridge, Barksdale, Brinker, Centennial, Daffron, Gulledge, Haggar, Haun, Hightower, Huffman, Jackson, Mitchell, Shepard, Sigler, Saigling, Weatherford, Wells
Pearson Early Childhood School
4000 Eagle Pass, Plano, TX 75023 | (469) 752-4303
Pearson serves students residing in these elementary school neighborhoods: Andrews, Bethany, Beverly, Carlisle, Christie, Davis, Harrington, Hedgcoxe, Hughston, Mathews, Rasor, Skaggs, Thomas, Wyatt, Regional Day School Program for Deaf Education
Isaacs Early Childhood School
3400 E. Parker Road, Plano, TX 75074 | (469) 752-3480
Isaacs serves students residing in these elementary school neighborhoods: Barron, Boggess, Dooley, Forman, Hunt, Hickey, McCall, Meadows, Memorial, Mendenhall, Miller, Schell, Stinson
High Quality PK Grant
Program Evaluation for Plano ISD PK
Plano ISD participates in the state's High Quality Prekindergarten Grant. This means the that PISD's PK programs agreed to use a curriculum aligned with the Prekindergarten Guidelines, increase prekindergarten teacher training and/or qualifications, implement student progress monitoring, provide kindergarten readiness results, and develop quality family engagement plans.
The information provided below shows student growth based on data from our CIRCLE Progress Monitoring assessment results.
Percent Meeting Proficiency
2017-18 and 2018-19 Early Childhood RegistrationRegistration for the 2017-18 school year is ongoing. Registration for the 2018-19 school year will be held on April 5th and 6th, 2018 for Beaty and Isaacs Early Childhood Schools. Registration will be held on April 5th for Pearson Early Childhood School, as well as the 11 elementary school campuses that have the PK program. New PK students whould register at their assigned schools between 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. No appointment necessary.
Please contact your child's school to determine if an appointment is necessary to register for the 17-18 school year.
Please bring the following documents to registration:• Original Birth certificate or certified copy issued by the State • Immunization records • Social Security card for the child, if available. • Proof of residency in Plano ISD (gas, electric bill or a lease) • Bring child for language assessment (469) 752-8874 • Military Dependents (Department of Defense ID required) • Letter documenting conservatorship by the Department of Family and Protective Services • Proof of income, if applicable (current paycheck stub, tax return, food stamp documentation or Food and Nutritional Services letter)