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    2018-2019 NC Pre-K applications are available under Forms & Documents.

    2018-2019 Pre-K Fee Pay applications are available under Forms & Documents.

    2019-2020  NC Pre-K applications are available under Forms & Documents.

    2019-2020 Pre-K Fee Pay applications are available under Forms & Documents.

     

    **FOR FEE PAYING SLOTS, WE NOW ACCEPT VOUCHERS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES FOR 3 AND 4 YEAR OLD CHILDREN.  PLEASE CALL 828-327-3689 ext. 201 FOR  MORE INFORMATION.**

    The Catawba County Schools Preschool Program is comprised of many different services for children ages 3-5.


    • The program has 11 preschool classrooms located in elementary school settings. Most classes have NC Pre-K students, Exceptional Children, and private paying students.


    • The Sweetwater Early Childhood Education Center preschool location has a Play-Based Assessment Center for professional evaluation of children ages 3-5.


    • Preschool itinerant educators, program specialists, and speech therapists are located at the Sweetwater preschool site. Services for some Exceptional Children may be provided at this location.

    preschool hands Catawba County Schools:


    • Provides evaluation services to identify children with disabilities ages 3-5.


    • Provides services for students as identified in the IEP.


    • Receives and processes referrals for Exceptional Children Services for children ages 3-5.