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Kilby Child Development Center Accepting Applications for Pre-K Class Jan. 10-Feb. 9

Jan. 6, 2012

FLORENCE, Ala. – The Kilby Child Development Center will accept applications for the 2012-13 Alabama Office of School Readiness Pre-Kindergarten Class Jan. 10-Feb. 9.

Registration is open to children who will be 4 years old by Sept. 1. To register, parents or guardians must bring a copy of the child’s original birth certificate, a copy of the child’s Social Security card, the child’s up-to-date blue slip or certificate of immunization, and proof of Alabama residency.

The pre-K class requires regular school-day attendance for all participants. Fees are $25 a week in addition to lunch charges of about $45 a month. Class selection is based on promotion and a lottery system. The drawing is open to the community and will be held at the Kilby Child Development Center Feb. 10 at 2 p.m.

The pre-K program is contingent on funding from the Alabama Office of School Readiness. Registration will be at the Kilby Child Development Center, 609 North Pine Street, Monday-Friday noon-3 p.m. For more information, call 256-765-4244.