About First Class Pre-K at Athens Elementary

  • Register Now the for 2019-2020 School Year!

    Registration is open January 15 - March 26, 2019.


    AES Pre-K What is the Alabama First Class Pre-K Program?

    First Class: Alabama's Voluntary Pre-K is part of the Office of School Readiness within the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education.  First Class Pre-K provides effective, high-quality early childhood experiences that prepare Alabama's children for school success and lifelong learning.

     

    Who is eligible to enroll in the Alabama First Class Pre-K Program?

    • Children age 4 on or before September 1, 2019 (FY20)
    • Children must live in the Athens City Limits
    • Submitted required documents: completed registration form, current utility bill (or proof of residency), blue immunization form (required before child enters school)

    When is Registration?

    What is the cost for the Athens Elementary OSR First Class Pre-K?

    • Tuition is FREE
    • No registration fee

    How are the children selected?

    • Selection is by lottery.
    • The lottery selection will be drawn on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at the Athens City Schools Central Office located at 455 US Hwy. 31 N., Athens, AL  35611.
    • Families will be notified of selection.

    Is there another preschool choice at Athens Elementary? Yes

    More information: Beth Patton, Program Director, Athens City School Central Office

    256-233-6600 ext. 1117 or beth.patton@acs-k12.org

     

Pre-K Registration Form & Parent Guide in English

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Pre-K Registration Form & Parent Guide en Espanol

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