2018-2019 Watauga County NC Pre-Kindergarten Applications Now Open

Parents/Families/Guardians must complete an application to apply for the NC Pre-Kindergarten Program. You must use your child’s legal name that is on his/her birth certificate on this application. Please visit the Children’s Council website to download an application.

To be eligible:
*Child must be four-years old on or before August 31st, 2018.
*Child is from a family whose gross income is at or below 75% of the State Median Income (SMI).
*Children of certain military families are also eligible without regard to income.
*20% of age-eligible children enrolled may have family incomes in excess of 75% SMI if they have documented risk factors in specific categories including:
Developmental Disability Limited English Proficiency Educational Need Chronic Health Condition
Although a child may meet one or more eligibility factors, placement is not guaranteed in an NC Pre-K classroom.

Please note, all applications must be returned to the Children’s Council by May 11, 2018, by 4:30 pm. 
ADDRESS: 225 Birch Street, Boone NC 28607
FAX: (828) 264-8008
PHONE: (828) 262-5425

If you have questions, need more information or need assistance completing the application contact Hunter Varipapa (828) 262-5424.