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Contact Early Childhood

 Address: References provided in Early Childhood Programs

Call the Head Start or NM PreK Offices:

Head Start/NM Prek
575-527-6020 (bilingual)

Early Childhood Application

We are accepting applications for next school year 2023-2024. For NM PreK, your child must be 4 years old before Sept. 1, 2023. For Head Start, your child must be 3 or 4 years old before Sept 1, 2023

To access the Early Childhood application for registration, please click the link to the Las Cruces Public Schools Early Childhood Application for the 2023-2024 school year:

New School Year 2023-2024

Current School Year 2022-2023

Families, you will have the opportunity to complete an application for either the 2022-2023 and/or 2023-2024 school years using one of four methods:

1.     In Person

February 6th, from 3:30p.m.-6:30p.m. at Cesar Chavez Elementary in the cafeteria (5250 Holman Rd.)

February 8th from 3:30p.m. - 6:30 p.m. at Booker T. Washington Elementary Cafeteria (755 E. Chestnut Ave.)

February 10th from 3:30p.m. - 6:30 p.m. at Mesilla Park Elementary Cafeteria (955 W. Union Ave.)

February 16. 3:30 6:30 p.m. at TLC (Teaching Learning Center, 505 S. Main St #400)

2.     Online Application


3.     By Phone

Early Childhood Department: 575-527-6020

4.     Scan QR Code

Early Childhood Application QR Code

Early Childhood Application QR Code