The Maryville City school district is now taking applications for the Tennessee Voluntary Pre-K program. The Pre-K program serves children who will be four-years-old by September 30, 2008.
Eligibility is based on the following:
1. Families who meet state established income guidelines (pursuant to state law 49-6-101).
2. Children with disabilities, students identified as ELL, those in state custody, or those who are educationally at-risk for failure due to circumstances of abuse and neglect.
3. Children identified with other at-risk factors.
4. Children who are unserved or under-served by other pre-K programs.
Applications for the programs available in the City of Maryville can be picked up at the Maryville City Schools Central Office at 833 Lawrence Avenue or call 865-982-7121 for more details.