Tuition-Based Pre-Kindergarten

GCISD offers a tuition-based Pre-K program for students who do not qualify for state-funded Pre-K. Tuition programs are offered in the following elementary schools: Bear Creek, Bransford, Colleyville, Grapevine, Heritage, O.C. Taylor, Silver Lake and Timberline.


Even though the 2019-2020 program lottery has been completed, Pre-K seats are still available at select campuses for the 2019-2020 school year! Those who may have missed the lottery can still apply, and those applications will be managed on a weekly basis. Seats will be offered as spaces become available, and families will have a week to accept or decline those offers.

Families will complete the following steps to apply, accept, and determine their status:

1. Set up your family account at School Mint and add students (one account per family)

2. Complete the application. (upload property tax statement; or current lease or rental agreement; or executed deed of sale during application process.)

3. Log in to your account to check your status and/or accept an offer

Applicants must be GCISD residents (or live in Grapevine or Colleyville) and the child must be 4-years-old by September 1, 2019.  

Note: Once a seat is accepted the registration and supply fees of $250.00 is due. An email with instructions on payment and campus registration will be sent to families. The first tuition payment will be due on July 31, 2019.


Annual tuition is $6000 and is divided into ten (10) equal payments. Payments are billed July 2018 – April 2019 and are due on 30th of each month. All payments are processed through an online tuition system. Late fees will be assessed on the 5th of each month ($30.00)

A $100.00 registration fee and $150.00 supply fee are non-refundable and payable at registration