Head Start Program Information

Head Start is a full-day federally funded program for three and four-year-old preschool children. Students must live in Denison ISD. Your child will not be registered until all required eligibility has been met. Eligibility for Head Start is based on income and completed paper work.

Head Start Enrollment Qualifications:

  • Child must be 3 or 4 years old on/or before Sept. 1, 2020

  • Family must be income eligible

  • Child may have an identified disability

  • Family is homeless

  • Foster child


Additional Information

  • Full Day

  • Transportation may be available for Head Start

Proof of Income:

  • Tax form 1040 with W-2(s)

  • 4 most recent pay stubs of all working persons in the home

  • Self-employment: previous 12 month’s income

  • TANF, SSI, Social Security, Child Support, (other)

Enrollment Documents:

  • Original Birth Certificate

  • Child’s Social Security Card

  • Immunization Records

  • Proof of Address (gas or electric bill)

  • Parent ID


Head Start provides an online application process, which can be done from a mobile device or computer. Once the online application is complete a staff member from Head Start will contact the family to begin the qualification process by scheduling an eligibility interview.

Denison ISD Pre-Kindergarten Program

Pre-K Registration at Denison ISD Administration Building - 1201 S. Rusk Avenue

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. Monday-Friday


Pre-K Child Enrollment Qualifications:

Child must be 3 or 4 years old on/or before September 1, 2020

  • Child may be non-English speaking

  • Limited English speaking

  • Family must be income eligible

  • Family is homeless

  • Foster child

  • Active duty military (specific guidelines apply)

  • Child is the dependent of a person awarded the Star of Texas Award (peace officer, firefighter, or emergency medical first responder)


Proof of Income:

  • Previous 4 pay stubs for every working member in the household

  • CURRENT SNAP or TANF eligibility letter

  • letter from employer stating gross wages paid & how often paid


Pre-K Information:

Phone: 903-462-7049

Registro de Pre-Escolar en el 
Edificio de Administración

Denison ISD, 1201 S. Rusk
lunes-viernes 8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. 

Requisitos para Pre-Escolar:

  • Su hijo(a) debe haber cumplido 3 o 4 años de edad en/o antes del 1ro. de septiembre del 2018

  • El niño tiene un inglés limitado

  • Familia debe ser elegible por sus ingresos

  • Familia sin hogar

  • Hijo de crianza

  • Servicio Militar Activo (se aplican directrices especificas)

  • Hijo de una persona galardonada con el Premio Estrella de Texas (oficial de paz, bombero o primer auxilio médico de emergencia)


El transporte puede ser disponible para Pre-Escolar bilingüe


Comprobante de ingresos:

  • Los últimos 4 comprobantes de pago de todas la personas del hogar que trabajan

  • Carta actual de elegibilidad de SNAP o TANF

  • Si usted tiene su propio negocio - Forma de ingresos 1040 y Formas de W-2(s)

  • Seguro Social, Manuntención de hijos (u otro)


Información de Pre-Escolar: 903-462-7049

Denison ISD

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