Indian River district offering tuition-based Pre-K program

FRANKFORD – Indian River School District is offering a tuition-based pre-kindergarten program for the 2017-18 school year.

Children who are four years old prior to Aug. 31, 2017 are eligible for the program, which will be held at the Indian River School District Early Learning Center at the G.W. Carver Center in Frankford.

The fee for the half-day program is $200 per month and $1,800 for the school year (nine monthly installments).

Classes will be held from 12:40 p.m. to 3:20 p.m. each day beginning on Monday, Sept. 11.

Parents are responsible for transporting their children to and from the Early Learning Center.

Children will be chosen for the program by a random lottery.

Parents must submit applications by Wednesday, Aug. 23. Applications are available at or on the district website at Completed applications should be e-mailed to Audrey Carey at Parents will be notified of selection to the program by Aug. 24.

Students selected for the program must participate in screening to assess their language skills, motor skills and understanding of basic concepts.

For more information about tuition-based pre-kindergarten, contact Audrey Carey at 436-1000 or

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