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Prekindergarten Registration Information

Last Updated on Jan 25, 2017 at 2:39pm | Public Information Office

Beginning February 1, 2017, Garrett County Public Schools will be accepting applications for its Prekindergarten Program. To be eligible for this program, a child must have been born between September 2, 2012 and September 1, 2013. Applicants are to register at the school within their district.
Interested persons must complete and submit the Prekindergarten Notification of Interest Form and a Prekindergarten Program Questionnaire. These forms can be obtained from the nearest elementary school, from the Elementary Education office in Oakland, or online at under Early Childhood/Elementary Department.
The packet includes the Notification of Interest Form, a parent letter, eligibility criteria and Prekindergarten Program Questionnaire. These forms will need to be completed and returned as soon as possible to the Elementary Education Department.
Any question about this enrollment process should be directed to Mrs. Robin Schroyer, Administrative Secretary, Elementary Education Department, at 301-334-8927.
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