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4 Year Old Pre-K Class 2019-20 Information
Posted On:
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Related Files: Application Packet

In  an effort to support local families with school readiness, the Fannin County School System will be offering three Georgia Lottery Funded Pre-Kindergarten Classes during the 2019-2020 school year. Any child who will be four years old on or before September 1, 2019, is eligible to apply for a position in the classes. The classes will be at Blue Ridge Elementary, East Fannin Elementary, and West Fannin Elementary.

Pre-K programs usually operate on the regular school system calendar for the length of a typical school day. 

There are no application fees or other charges for class participation, and transportation will be available, if needed.


Application Process

  1. Applications can be picked up at the Fannin County Board of Education beginning Friday, March 1, 2019. Applications can also be downloaded at 

  2. Completed applications along with supporting documentation (Birth Certificate, Copy of Child’s Social Security Card, Immunization Certificate (DHR 3231), Certificate of Vision, Hearing, Dental, & Nutrition Screening (DHR Form 3300), and Residency Affidavit) should be submitted at the Fannin County Board of Education. 

  3. Children who will turn four on or before September 1, 2019, and who are Georgia residents may apply. School zones within Fannin County do not bind pre-k students.

  4. Sixty-six positions are available. Positions will be determined using a lottery method. 

  5. Remaining applicants will be drawn and written down in consecutive order. Those not chosen as the first 66 students will be placed on a waiting list.

  6. Families will be notified by phone and mail on the status of their application.

  7. The Board of Education will continue to accept applications beyond, Friday, April 12, 2019, however those names will be placed on a secondary waiting list.