New Braunfels ISD is now accepting online applications for Pre-K program

Lone Star Early Childhood Center offers a full-day pre-K program through the regular NBISD school year. (Courtesy NBISD)
Lone Star Early Childhood Center offers a full-day pre-K program through the regular NBISD school year. (Courtesy NBISD)

Lone Star Early Childhood Center offers a full-day pre-K program through the regular NBISD school year. (Courtesy NBISD)

Online applications are now available to parents wishing to enroll their children in the Lone Star Early Childhood Center for the 2020-21 school year.

The district’s full-day pre-kindergarten program is for children aged three or four. Students must turn the required age by September 1, 2020, and a parent or guardian must fill out the BCFS/Head Start application and an NBISD application to begin the registration process.

Children participating in the program for three-year-olds must qualify through the BCFS/Head Start program.

The four-year-old program is available through the BCFS/Head Start program and state-funded pre-K.

Children of public school employees residing within NBISD may qualify for a limited number of tuition-free spots in the four-year-old program.


For families paying tuition, a $150 deposit is required to enroll and full tuition will cost $450 per month.

More information about Lone Star Early Childhood Center and pre-K enrollment is available on the NBISD website.
By Lauren Canterberry
Lauren began covering New Braunfels for Community Impact Newspaper in 2019. Her reporting focuses on education, development, breaking news and community interest stories. Lauren is originally from South Carolina and is a graduate of the University of Georgia.


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