Pre-School and Pre-K
VPK is a free pre-kindergarten education program that prepares children 4 yrs of age for kindergarten and beyond. Children must be 4 years of age on or before September 1st each year and be a resident of the state of Florida. There are no other eligibility requirements.  Parental choice is the foundation of this program.  With many options such as public school, faith-based or private programs parents can make the decision that is best for their child and family needs. The free program allows for a total of 540 hours of instruction.

To learn more about the program and see if your family may be eligible to receive financial assistance for child care services, click here to visit the Family Portal Section of the Florida Department Office of Early Learning website.