FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE!
School Readiness programs provide early education opportunities to children with priority ages birth to 5 years old, particularly children whose parents are economically disadvantaged; children who have been determined to be at risk of abuse, neglect or exploitation; and children with disabilities.Services may be provided to children up to age 13 depending on availability of funding. To apply please visit www.elcmdm.org or call (305)646-7220.
Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) offers all 4 and 5 year-old children a jump start on reading, math, language and social skills. Qualified VPK teachers utilize developmentally appropriate curricula to educate children, preparing them for kindergarten while inspiring their desire to learn. The program is offered free-of-charge during the school year from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM offering all children and families an equal opportunity for educational success. To apply please visit www.vpkhelp.org or call (305)646-7220 for assistance.