Will your child be 4 years old by Sept. 30, 2020? Find out how to apply for HCPS’ 2020-21 preschool program

Note: Because of the school division’s COVID-19 closure, some preschool-related events have been canceled and are noted below. More events will be scheduled and will be posted on the school division’s preschool page. 

Henrico, Va., Feb. 12, 2020 — Henrico County Public Schools is now recruiting for 2020-21 Early Learning Preschool. Early Learning Preschool is designed to provide a high-quality preschool environment for children who live in Henrico County and who will be 4 years old by Sept. 30, 2020.

How the application process works:

  1. Interested parents and guardians, should submit a pre-application online at henricoschools.us/preschool/.
  2. Complete the paper application (you can obtain one at a preschool recruiting event or at your home school).
  3. Bring the required documents to a preschool recruiting event, listed below. If you can’t come to a preschool recruiting event, email preschool@henrico.k12.va.us to schedule an appointment. Please only email once you have all required documents prepared.

Preschool recruiting events:

For more information and a list of the documents needed to apply, go to henricoschools.us and look under “Hot Topics,” or go straight to henricoschools.us/preschool/. For questions, email preschool@henrico.k12.va.us or call 804-328-8104.

Children are not admitted on a first-come, first-served basis, and are not guaranteed acceptance into the program. Henrico County Public Schools encourages families of children with special needs to apply; if children require special accommodations, families should notify school staff members when scheduling the appointment. There is no cost for the program for families and transportation will be provided for preschool students in accordance with the school division’s transportation guidelines. Henrico Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities