Yes, provided that all other requirements were met during last year. For example, expenditures for pre-kindergarten do not qualify. Paying pre-kindergarten expenses during a year in which the child is in kindergarten will not cause the payments to qualify.
For more information, please refer to
Publication 112, Education Expense Credit, and
Publication 119, Education Expense Credit General Rules and Requirements for Home Schools.
If you have additional inquiries, you may submit them to the Questions, Comments, or Request form.