LEAP Employee Pre-K

The LEAP Employee Pre-K program is for children of Midland ISD staff members. Children ages 3-4 years (students must turn 3 or 4 on or before September 1, 2023) are eligible to attend. Each classroom consists of 12 typically developing students whose parents or grandparents work for Midland ISD and approximately 6 to 8 students with special needs.

LOCATIONSLEAP Employee Pre-K classes are offered at Greathouse Elementary, Jones Elementary, and Long Elementary.

Important Information

  • Children must turn 3 or 4 years old on or before September 1, 2023
  • The schedule follows the teacher work calendar (all PD days are included).
  • Care is offered from 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.


  • $500/ month per child
  • LEAP Employee Pre-K tuition is paid through Payroll Deduction.
  • Deductions begin in August and end in May.

Enrollment Priorities

  • Siblings of currently enrolled LEAP students (no sibling discounts)
  • Children enrolled in Midland ISD childcare programs at Jones ELC and Coleman ELC
  • Children of Midland ISD employees
  • Grandchildren of Midland ISD employees

Enrollment Process

2023-2024 LEAP Employee Pre-K open enrollment is scheduled for Friday, March 24 from 7:45-5:00. Parents will be required to enroll, in person, in Room 101 of the Administration Building. Because enrollment is based on a first come, first served basis, online enrollment will be offered beginning the week of March 27, once the number of available seats remaining at each campus has been determined. Email Andrea Messick at andrea.messick@midlandisd.net if you have questions about enrollment.


Andrea Messick
Director of Early Childhood