about 80 CK Pre-K students sitting on bleachers, wearing matching brightly colored shirts

Core Knowledge Pre-K

  • Core Knowledge Pre-Kindergarten Parent Informational Meeting will be Wednesday, February 26, 2020, starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Pat May Center, 1849 Central Drive, Bedford. (The Pat May Center's front entrance faces toward Pennington Field from across the parking lot.)

    NEW Online CK/PK Lottery Registration Information for 2020-2021 will be coming soon!

    Reminder: To maintain safety and security, parents are not allowed to visit or tour CK/PK classes.

    New: We are currently accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Core Knowledge Pre-K Program. Limited spaces are available.

    Online Registration will open July 25, 2019 and must be completed prior to July 30, 2019.

    Please visit hebisd.edu and click on Registration for instructions.

    New Student Registration for all accepted CK/PK students: July 31, 2019; 2:00-7:00 pm at assigned campus. Parents/Legal Guardians must attend registration to complete campus enrollment paperwork and finalize program placement.


    2019-2020 CK/PK Tuition Dates:

    Fees are paid at the HEBISD Admin Bldg., 1849 Central Dr., Bedford, TX 76022. Do not pay at the campus.

    • August 30, 2019: 2nd Tuition Payment Due
    • September 30, 2019: 3rd Tuition Payment Due
    • October 30, 2019: 4th Tuition Payment Due
    • November 29, 2019: 5th Tuition Payment Due
    • December 30, 2019: 6th Tuition Payment Due
    • January 30, 2020: 7th Tuition Payment Due
    • February 28, 2020: 8th Tuition Payment Due
    • March 30, 2020: 9th Tuition Payment Due
    • April 30, 2020: Final Tuition Payment Due


    On Early Release days CK/Pre-K will follow elementary's schedule and dismiss at 11:50 am. On Late Start days, CK/Pre-K will have a 2 hour delayed start.


    CK Pre-K is a tuition-based, educational program. Child must be 4 years of age on or before September 1, 2019. Families do not need to live within HEB ISD boundaries to enroll a child in the CK/PK tuition based program.

    The 2019-2020 tuition based full day Core Knowledge Pre-K program will be offered at the following elementary schools: Spring Garden | Meadow Creek | Viridian*

    *Campus locations subject to change due to enrollment

    2019-2020 CK/PK Enrollment documents will be available on-line beginning Friday, March 1, 2019.

    T-Shirt Order Flyer

    You can order adult size t-shirts in the same color as your student's shirt -- they are great for field trips! Download the printable CK PreK T-Shirt Order Flyer...