Applications for the district’s Pre-K program are done online ONLY February 18 – March 1, 2019. You do not need to go to school sites to apply.

Please be aware that the number of applications typically exceeds the space available at schools. Once the application windows closes, a random drawing will be held to fill the available spaces.

Parents of children who are placed into a Pre-K program will be notified on March 6.

How to Apply:

Click the link below to begin the application process.

(Application link coming soon)

Background:

Preparing for Pre-K Success: Readiness Brochure

Edmond Public Schools pre-kindergarten programs are voluntary, space available programs. Classes are taught by an Early Childhood Certified teacher and each class has a teaching assistant. The maximum class size is 22 students. Please note that parents/guardians are responsible for bringing their children to school and picking them up. There is no bus transportation. 

Before/After Care Programs

A few schools offer before/after care for a fee to assist working parents. Before/after Care PreK programs for 2019-2020 

The District’s Pre-K programs include the following:

  • A free, half-day program

Students attend for 2 hours, 40 minutes in either the morning or the afternoon.

  • A free full-day program 

Students attend the entire day. Please note that arrival and dismissal times vary from site to site.

Eligibility:

Children must be at least four years of age, but not older than 5 years of age, on or before September 1st of the enrollment year. Parents or legal guardians of students must be residents of the district.

Hours:

Some district schools are considered early start schools, some are late start schools. For Pre-K times, check with your individual school.  Click here to view a list of all elementary schools.

District & State Objectives:

Four-year-olds are provided with developmentally appropriate learning experiences based on the state developmental learning standards and guidelines.

Oklahoma Academic Standards

Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines

Oklahoma State Department of Education Early Childhood & Family Education

Curriculum:

EPS utilizes Frog Street Press for our Pre-K curriculum.

Conscious Discipline is utilized for social-emotional development and self-regulation skills.

Immunization Requirements:

Oklahoma State Department of Health Immunization Services

Guide to Immunization Requirements in Oklahoma: 2018-19 School Year

For more information on Pre-K programs, please contact Elizabeth Ging at 340-2838 or elizabeth.ging@edmondschools.net.