Pre-K 3 & 4

St. Matthew’s Catholic School Florida Voluntary Pre K (VPK) 4 year olds

Children who are residents of Florida and are 4 years old by September 1 are eligible to participate in the VPK program.
Parents must apply at http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/vpk. Space is limited and based on availability. The registration forms and required documents must be submitted to St. Matthew Catholic School (SMCS) before class is full to secure a position.

The VPK program offers 540 instructional hours (166 days from 7:45-11:00 am). St. Matthew’s Pre K program is 585 hours (180 days) of instructional time. There is a fee of $200, for the
additional hours offered, that is due at time of registration. Families opting out of the additional hours may withdraw their student May 18, 2015 and redeem the $200 fee at that time.

Registration, technology and resource fees do not apply to students with a VPK: Child Eligibility and Enrollments Certificate

VPK Options:
VPK Instructional Hours 7:45am – 11:00am
Stay & Play Options Daily Rate Monthly Rate
11:00am – 2:55pm $20 $200
11:00am – 6:00pm $30 $300

 

  What now???
  Steps for Registration
  Pre-Kindergarten 3 Pre-Kindergarten 4 (VPK)
1 Schedule a tour Schedule a tour
2 Fill out Online Application Fill out Online Application
3 Once approved by principal, you will recieve a welcoming e-mail. Apply for VPK Certificate Online: http://www.elcduval.org/voluntary-pre-k/
4 Complete the online enrollment. You will need to pay the registration fee at the time of completion. Once approved by principal, you will receive a welcoming e-mail.
5 Medical documents, health records, and other required forms due prior to the first day of school. Complete the online enrollment. You will need to pay the registration fee at the time of completion.
6   Medical documents, health records, and other required forms due prior to the first day of school.