Please call the Madison County Early Learning Center at (706) 795-5611 to schedule an appointment.
Georgia’s Pre-K program is a lottery-funded educational program designed to help prepare children for Kindergarten.
The Early Learning Center has 7 lottery-funded pre-k classrooms, with 22 students in each class.
Pre-k slots are awarded through a lottery drawing. APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETE AND MEET DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS TO BE ENTERED INTO THE DRAWING.
Children must be four years old before September 1, 2023 to be eligible for the drawing.
Parents or legal guardians can register their child for the Pre-K program. Children are not required to attend.
THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTATION IS NEEDED FOR YOUR CHILD TO BE ENTERED INTO THE DRAWING:
Child’s birth certificate
Child’s social security card
Proof of residency in Madison County: 2 documents, 1 from each of the following areas is required. These documents must be in the name of a parent or legal guardian.
1 document showing ownership/leased property listing the property address. Examples are a current lease, a mortgage statement dated within the last 30 days, the property deed, a property tax statement.
1 utility bill, dated within the last 30 days, showing the service address that is the same as the property address.
Picture identification (ID) of parent/guardian (such as a driver's license)
Custody papers if the parent/guardian is NOT the custodial parent listed on the birth certificate
Screening Form 3300 and Immunization Form 3231, NOTE: This form MUST indicate at the top that it is for “school.”