AISD Early Childhood and the Austin Head Start provider, Child Inc.,  collaborate to provide dual enrollment for families who qualify for both Head Start and Pre-K services. This program promotes the child's school readiness by enhancing their social and cognitive development by providing education, health, nutrition, social and other services.

Benefits of a Head Start Classrroom for your child are:

  • Classroom ratio 1 teacher and 1 teaching assistant per 20 students
  • Additional developmental screenings and ongoing assessments
  • Additional parental engagement opportuniites
  • School supplies provided for every child
  • Family Advocate
  • Wrap around services that include health and dental services
Head Start Enrollment Information

Recruitment for Head Start/AISD Pre-K classrooms is ongoing at the following campuses:

DOBIE PRE-K CENTER, LUCY READ CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER, UPHAUS EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER, PECAN SPRINGS, GALINDO, SIMS, PALM,