MCSS believes that high-quality Pre-K experiences prepare children for lifelong learning and future success. The goals of our high-quality Pre-K programs include: social-emotional learning, language and literacy development, mathematical thinking, scientific thinking, physical development, and creative arts. We strive to develop a partnership between the family and the school that enhances the learning experience for all children.
Madison County Schools participate in the following preschool programs:
Alabama First Class Pre-K (OSR)
The Alabama First Class Pre-K is a grant-funded program operated by the Office of School Readiness. Enrollment in these programs is based on a random selection process that takes place in the spring.The following schools participate in this program:
- Central School*
- Harvest Elementary
- Hazel Green Elementary
- Madison County Elementary
- Madison Cross Roads Elementary
- Monrovia Elementary*
- Mt. Carmel Elementary*
- New Hope Elementary
- New Market School
- Owens Cross Roads School
- Walnut Grove School.
*The Pre-K programs at Central, Legacy, Monrovia, and Mt. Carmel charge tuition for students to attend.
Please contact Kim Haynes at 256.852.2557 ext. 62263 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.Developmental Pre-K
The Developmental Preschool Program provides specialized instruction and related services to improve kindergarten readiness skills for eligible students ages three through five. Children served in this program exhibit a significant delay in one or more of the following areas: cognition and problem solving; motor skills; communication; self-help; social emotional; and behavior. For information about developmental Pre-K contact Nancy Hosmer at 256.852.2557 ext. 62220.
Preschool Resource Specialist
256.852.2557 ext. 62263
256.852.2557 ext. 62220