Pre-Kindergarten Program

Who May Apply – Lynchburg City Schools Pre-Kindergarten

  • Lynchburg City Schools is accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year for children that will be four years old by September 30, 2017.
  • Parents of children who are residents of Lynchburg City.

How to Apply

  • Complete the Pre-Kindergarten Application and return it to one of the following locations by March 31, 2017:
    • In person at any Lynchburg City elementary school or the Lyn-CAG  Head Start Program
    • By mail or fax to:

      Lynchburg City Schools
      Attn. Pam Thomas
      915 Court St.
      Lynchburg, VA 24504
      Fax: (434) 522-2323

  • Applications are available online or at one of the following locations:
    • LCS elementary schools
    • LCS Administration Building
    • Hutcherson Early Learning Center
    • Johnson's Health Clinic
    • Head Start Centers
    • Lynchburg Community Action Group
    • Lynchburg Health Department

Selection Process – Lynchburg City Schools Pre-Kindergarten

  • Only children who will be four years old on or before September 30, 2017 will be screened.
  • Once applications are received, parents/guardians will be contacted to schedule an appointment to bring their child in for the Pre-Kindergarten Screening. *Please bring income verification to this appointment.
  • Acceptance is based on meeting one or more criteria set by the state and the Lynchburg City School’s Pre-Kindergarten Screening Process.
  • Parents/Guardians of accepted students will receive a letter via the U.S. mail.
  • Once Pre-Kindergarten openings have been filled, parents/guardians may still apply and eligible children will be placed on a wait list for any openings that become available.

Once accepted to the Lynchburg City Schools Pre-Kindergarten Program you will need to provide the following information at the beginning of the school year:

Lynchburg City Schools can help you get this information. Contact any Lynchburg City elementary school for forms and information.