About the Pre-K 3 Program

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    PSJA ISD to offer Full-Day Pre-Kinder 3 at 10 Select Elementary Schools

    We are excited to announce that PSJA ISD will be offering Full-Day Pre-K 3 at 10 select PSJA ISD Elementary Schools for the 2021-2022 School Year!

    Families will have the opportunity to select from one of the following three options:

    Pre-K 3 Options at PSJA ISD:

    • Option 1 – Full-Day option at any of our 52 partner day cares with a PSJA Certified Teacher
    • Option 2 – Full-Day program districtwide located at 10 PSJA elementary schools*
    • Option 3 – Half-Day program at all other PSJA elementary schools

    *Select Sites for Full-Day Pre-K 3

    Pharr

    • Garcia Elementary
    • Escobar Elementary
    • Arnold Elementary
    • Ramirez Elementary

    San Juan

    • Carman Elementary
    • Clover Elementary
    • Treviño Elementary
    • Sorensen Elementary

     
    Alamo

    • Garza Elementary
    • Guerra Elementary


    The only requirement is that the child is 3 years of age by September 1. Remember, PSJA ISD is an open enrollment school district, which means that you do not have to live within the district boundaries or school zone to attend our great schools. 

    Our Pre-K 4 options remain the same as follows:

    Pre-K 4 Options at PSJA ISD

    • Option 1 – Full-Day option at any of our 52 partner day cares
    • Option 2 – Full-Day option at any of our 25 elementary campuses

    Instruction time for PSJA Elementary Schools for the 2021-2022 School Year:

    Start Time: 8:15 am   |   Dismissal - 3:55 pm

    Breakfast and Lunch is provided, as well as Transportation services if needed.

    Questions? Email customerservice@psjaisd.us or call our Early Childhood Department at 956-354-2036 or 956-354-2167.


     

    PSJA ISD in partnership with local Day Cares are accepting 3 & 4 year olds

    Please note: PSJA ISD is an open enrollment school district, which means that you do not have to live within the district boundaries or school zone to attend our great schools.

     

    Interested parents may choose one of the following options:

     

    Option 1: Full-Day option at any of our 52 partner day cares with a PSJA Certified Teacher

     

    Do you have a 3-year-old receiving day care services? Or are you planning to enroll them at a day care or child development center?

    If so, enroll them at a PSJA Partner Day Care where they will receive PSJA ISD school readiness instructional support to help ensure they are ready for school!

     

    Our school district partners with various local day cares in the area providing a PSJA ISD Certified Teacher supporting day care staff. This fee-based option provides full-day care for your child.

     

    Financial arrangements can be made with the day care of your choice. You may be eligible for funding assistance, inquire with your selected day care.

     

    Students must be 3 years of age by September 1 to be eligible to receive these services.

    Click here for a listing of partner day cares.

     

    Option 2 – Full-Day program districtwide located at 10 PSJA elementary schools

     

    Your child can attend our in-house full-day Pre-Kinder 3 Program offered at 10 select PSJA elementary campuses for the 2021-2022 School Year.

     

    The only eligibility is for the student to be 3 years of age by September 1. *Please remember PSJA ISD is an open enrollment school district, so you do not have to live within the tri-city area or school zone for your child to attend our schools.

    *Select Sites for Full-Day Pre-K 3

    Pharr

    • Garcia Elementary
    • Escobar Elementary
    • Arnold Elementary
    • Ramirez Elementary

    San Juan

    • Carman Elementary
    • Clover Elementary
    • Treviño Elementary
    • Sorensen Elementary

     
    Alamo

    • Garza Elementary
    • Guerra Elementary

     

    Need care for the other half of the day? We recommend our Day Care Partners! For a full listing of Day Care Partners visit the following site: Click here for a listing of partner day cares.

     

    Option 3: Half-Day at PSJA Elementary Schools

    Your child can attend our in-house half-day Pre-Kinder 3 Program offered at 15 PSJA elementary campuses.

     

    The only eligibility is for the student to be 3 years of age by September 1. *Please remember PSJA ISD is an open enrollment school district, so you do not have to live within the tri-city area for your child to attend our schools.

     

    Need care for the other half of the day? We recommend our Day Care Partners! For a full listing of Day Care Partners visit the following site: Click here for a listing of partner day cares.

     

    Full-Day Pre-Kinder 3 Schedule at the 10 selected PSJA Elementary Schools

    - Instruction -

    8:15 am to 3:55 pm

    Breakfast and Lunch is provided, as well as Transportation services if needed

     

     

    Half-Day Pre-Kinder 3 Schedule at 15 PSJA Elementary Schools

      

    AM Session Schedule

    Instruction - 8:15 am to 11:45 am

     

    OR

     

    PM Session Schedule

    Instruction - 12:30 pm - 3:55 pm

     

    Breakfast and Lunch is provided, as well as Transportation services if needed

    *Please note - classes will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

    Transportation will be provided for both sessions.

     

     

    Register Online

     www.psjaisd.us/register

     

    Questions? Email customerservice@psjaisd.us

    Call our Early Childhood Department at 956-354-2036 or 956-354-2167

     

    Interested in the PSJA Pre-K 3 or Pre-K 4 program?

    Help us get in touch with you by completing this form!

     

    Once you complete your online enrollment or visit a PSJA elementary campus to enroll, you will need to take the following documents with you to complete the registration:

     

    1. Parent/Guardian ID (Valid Driver’s License, Texas ID, birth certificate, Resident Alien Card)
    2. Child’s original Birth Certificate
    3. Child’s Social Security Card (optional)
    4. Child’s Immunization Record (Must be up to date)
    5. Proof of Residence (MUST BE PRESENTED ANNUALLY) -Current Utility Bill (water, light, or gas bill with parents name and address) -Lease agreement/Renter’s contract -Notarized letter of residence (if applicable) if parents/students are living with a friend or relative who is the home owner of a residence of the District. -District affidavit of residence.
    6. Child’s Report Card, withdrawal form from previous school district and/or high school transcript.
    7. Proof of Guardianship/Custody (if applicable) if a child is not living with his/her parents or if a child lives with only one parent, proof of legal guardianship or custody is required.

     

    Padre(s) tutor(es) matriculando al estudiante presentara la siguiente información:

     

    1. Identificación de padre/tutor legal (Licencia de Manejar, ID de Tejas, Tarjeta de Residencia Legal)
    2. Registro de Nacimiento del estudiante
    3. Tarjeta de Seguro Social del estudiante (opcional)
    4. Tarjeta de vacunas de los Estados Unidos del estudiante (vigente)
    5. Prueba de Residencia (TENDRA QUE SER MOSTRADA ANUALMENTE) -Cobro de utilidades al corriente con los nombres de los padres y domicilio (electricidad, gas natural, o agua) -Carta notariada de residencia (si es aplicable) si padres/estudiantes están viviendo con amistades o parientes que son dueños de la residencia dentro del distrito. -Forma de residencia del distrito. 6. Boleta académica del estudiante con la más reciente información de asistencia o record de disciplina.
    6. Prueba de custodia/tutela (si es aplicable) si el niño/a no está viviendo con sus padres/tutores o si el niño/a vive con un padre, prueba legal de tutela o custodia es requerida.