EOEL Public Pre-Kindergarten Program

Executive Office on Early Learning accepting Pre-Kindergarten 2017-2018 applications

Beginning MARCH 1, 2017


Download 2017-2018 Flyer for additional information.

Download 2017-2018 Application Packet.


Visit your nearest school with a Pre-Kindergarten Program to request an application. A listing of schools is found on the flyer and in the application packet. Complete and submit your application along with all required documents to the Pre-Kindergarten Program school where you are applying. You will be notified by mail of your application status. To qualify, families must meet eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements for 2017-2018 school year

  1. Children must be age four on or before July 31 of the current school year.
    For school year 2017-2018, children born on or between August 1, 2012 – July 31, 2013 are eligible.
  2. Families earn 250% or less of the federal poverty guideline. Information found on flyer and application packet.

Enrollment for 2017-2018 school year

Each pre-kindergarten class is limited to 20 students. Once eligibility requirements are met, enrollment is based on the order in which schools receive completed applications and all required documents. Priority is given to students who live in the geographic area of the school during the March 1, 2017 – April 28, 2017 period. Once the spaces are filled, remaining eligible applicants will be placed on a waitlist.