Preschool Enrollment Information and Forms
Applying for Preschool is all ONLINE and as easy as I, 2, 3!
1.) Fill out a Preschool Application
Go to http://www.cr.k12.ia.us/schools/how-to-enroll/
During the application process, parents will be asked to indicate their first and second choice selections of preschool locations as well as a session time. Students will be placed in schools based on the order they are registered, funding eligibility and the number of available openings.
You will need to provide:
• A copy of child’s Birth Certificate
• Family Income Verification (to qualify for certain programs)
- 2 recent paystubs or a letter of decision from DHS
Please understand that the application process cannot be completed without appropriate documentation. They can be uploaded during the online application process. If need be, however, you may bring them to the Early Learning Office, located in the Educational Leadership and Support Center (ELSC), located at 2500 Edgewood Rd. NW. or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*For assistance obtaining a copy of your child’s birth certificate contact Linn County Vital Records or the Iowa Department of Public Health.
2.) Notice of Acceptance into Preschool Program
Families will be notified by email as to whether your child was accepted or put on a waitlist.
3.) Complete District Registration
If accepted, families will be prompted to secure their child’s placement by completing the online District Registration Form which will be LINKED in the notification email mentioned above.
Enrollment is NOT FINAL until the District Registration is complete!
During the district registration process, parents will be given the opportunity to upload and/or download medical forms which include an Immunization Certificate and Health Status Form. These forms will also be emailed in a confirmation email or you may pick them up at the Early Learning Office, located in the Educational Leadership and Support Center (ELSC), located at 2500 Edgewood Rd. NW.
Preschool Next Steps:
2019 – 2020 School Year
Your child must be 3 and/or 4 by September 15, 2019 to be eligible for the 2019-2020 school year.
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For further assistance, please contact the Early Learning Office by phone at 319-558-2549 or by email at email@example.com.