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NC Pre-K

NC Pre-K ProgramThe North Carolina Pre-Kindergarten Program (NC Pre-K) is a preschool program for children who may otherwise not have access to the preschool experience. The part-day program provides preschoolers with curriculum-based, age-appropriate programming that enhances cognitive, social and emotional growth in preparation for elementary school.

COVID-19 UPDATE

While RPC offices are closed to the public, parents can drop off applications and have copies made of supporting documents on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 10 a.m.-2 p.m., and on Tuesdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Follow the signs to the back of the building to the covered entrance. Park and stay in your car. Call 336-629-2128. A staff member will come and assist you. 

In addition, you can phone in your application during these same days and times by calling 336-629-2128 ext. 0

Completed applications may also be emailed with copies of required documents (as attachments) to cshoe@randolphkids.org. Call 336-629-2128 ext. 0 or email cshoe@randolphkids.org with questions.

Cost

This is a free program.

Eligibility

Your child must be 4 years old by August 31 and meet one of the following three criteria:

  • Family income is at or below 75% of the State Median Income (SMI)
  • Child diagnosed with a special need
  • Parent actively serving in the military and called to active duty within the past 18 months or who was seriously injured or killed while on active duty

Access

NC Pre-K classes meet at the following locations in Randolph County:

Asheboro

  • Connie Redding Head Start
  • Early Childhood Development Center (Asheboro City Schools)
  • First Steps Preschool
  • North Asheboro Head Start
  • Southmont Elementary School (Randolph County School System)

Level Cross

  • Level Cross Elementary School (Randolph County School System)

Liberty

  • Liberty Elementary School (Randolph County School System)

Ramseur

  • Ramseur Elementary School (Randolph County School System)

Randleman

  • Randleman Enrichment Center

Trinity

  • Tabernacle Elementary School (Randolph County School System)
  • Trindale Elementary School (Randolph County School System)

 

There are three ways to apply:

1. Apply online: ONLINE APPLICATION  

2. Download and complete a paper application and bring, mail or email it to:
Randolph Partnership for Children
349 Sunset Ave.
Asheboro, NC 27203
info@randolphkids.org
Application (ENGLISH) Solicitud (ESPAÑOL)  

3. Pick up an application at one of these three sites and submit it to the site (NOTE: Due to COVID-19, sites may be closed to the public or open only during specific hours. Call and check hours and access before visiting):
        Randolph Partnership for Children
        349 Sunset Ave.
        Asheboro, NC 27203
       336-629-2128

Early Childhood Development Center
1738 N. Fayetteville St.
Asheboro, NC 27203
336-672-6636

RCS Head Start
118 Virginia Ave./PO Box 1883
Asheboro, NC 27203
336-672-5570

Note: Your child cannot be placed in a classroom without a completed application that includes copies of all required verification items attached.

Contact

Cindy Shoe

Cindy Shoe

Executive Assistant

Wendy Tellez

Wendy Tellez

Program Assistant