Online pre-registration applications for the 2019-2020 school year may be submitted beginning January 15, 2019

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Click here to find a First Class Pre-K or First Teacher Home Visiting program.

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The First Class Pre-K grant application is now closed for the 2019-2020 school year.

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Click the link below to access the 2019-2020 New Grantee Training Presentation

New Grantee Training

Click the link below to Find a Classroom

New Grantee Website

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Highlight | @ALSRA

With the addition of a new pre-k class at Huguley Elementary School, a total of 140 four-year-olds will be served through Alabama First Class Pre-K in Chambers County.

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https://t.co/dYuo6ktjyN

#PreK4AL
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Highlight | @WLTZFirstNews

The nationally-recognized, high quality Alabama First Class Pre-K program added 164 new classrooms statewide this fall, including 2 in Opelika.

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https://t.co/RKbpGuqDvc

#PreK4AL
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Highlight | Kindergarten readiness @yhn

"There is so much more that parents and early childhood educators can do."

Learn more from @UABEducation Dr. Cora Causey:
https://t.co/D49mvDynoU

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