Pre-K Registration

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    Step 1: Register Online

    >> Click here to access the online application for Pre-K!


    Step 2: Turn in Required Documents


    Documents Required for Pre-K

    • Certification of immunization
      • Must be signed on top right corner for the physical
      • Must be checked on the bottom left corner and signed on the bottom right corner for immunization
      • Blue cards or Health Department Immunization print out cannot be accepted
    • Copy of state certified birth certificate. A mother's copy of hospital copy cannot be accepted
    • Household income verification. This can include: most recent check stub, most recent tax return, public assistance case, or SSI pay stub
    • Three (3) proofs of residence in Jackson, Tenn., or Madison County, Tenn. This can include: mortgage documents or property deed, apartment or home lease, utility bills, driver's license, voter precinct identification or automobile registration. 


    When and Where to Turn in Documents

    Once you have completed the online application, bring the above required documents to:


    Central Office 310 N. Parkway between 9:00-3:00 on the following days


    March 29, 30, 31 and April 27, 28 at central office


  • Q. How old must be child be to attend Pre-K?

    A. Students must be 4-years-old on or before August 15. 


    Q. What are the qualifications for Pre-K?

    A. Families must meet state mandated income and eligibility requirements to be enrolled in a Voluntary Pre-K class.  However, there are a few locally funded classed that do not have income requirements. There are also special education classes for students who are served through the district’s Special Education programs.


    Q. How can I register my student for Pre-K?

    A. You can register your student for Pre-K at any time through the online registration process.  All required documents must be submitted in person. For questions about Pre-K registration, please contact Nova Early Learning Center at 731-427-6396.


    Q. Who can I contact for questions about Pre-K Registration?

    A. For questions about Pre-K registration, please contact Kristin Peachey via email or call 731-215-2730.


    Q. What documentation must I provide in order to register my student for Pre-K?

    A. Families must submit:  (1) copy of a current year’s physical and immunization for student on Tennessee Department of Health Certificate; (2) copy of State Certified Birth Certificate; (3) copy of child’s Social Security card or verification of Social Security Number from Social Security office (if available); (4) household income verification – recent check stub, latest tax return, SSI pay stub or public assistance case; (5) Three proofs of residency in Jackson-Madison County.


    Q. Is school bus transportation provided for Pre-K students?

    A. School bus transportation is not provided for Pre-K students.


    Q. Do Pre-K students attend school all day?

    A. Pre-K students attend all day and attendance is mandatory.  Students can be dismissed from the program for excessive absences.