Department Overview

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Pre-Kindergarten

2022-23 School Year


Madisonville Primary School

Jennifer Cooper, Teacher
[email protected]

Casey Ivens Davis, Principal

423-442-2236

 

Vonore Elementary School

Kasi Hicks, Teacher
[email protected]

Denise Cole, Principal

423-884-6392

 

Tellico Plains Elementary School

Jan Mathews, Teacher
[email protected]

Sheryl Debity, Principal

423-253-2626

Helpful Pre-K Links
Kid Central
Dolly Parton Imagination Library

Voluntary Pre-K Applicants must be 4 years old by August 15, 2023
You will need to bring the following information when applying for the VPK Program:
  • Print off the on-line Voluntary Pre-K Application and the Income Eligibility Form.  You may have these forms already filled out or you may pick them up at the school, on the day of the event, and fill them out.
  • Copy of the Official Birth Certificate (not the mother's copy)
  • Copy of the Shot/Physical Record (for a 4 year old child)
  • Proof of Income (copy of income tax, check stub, etc.)
  • Proof on Address (light bill, phone bill, any official document with address listed)- (No PO Box numbers)
  • Social Security card (optional)
  • Legal Custody Papers (if applicable)
  • Photo ID
Voluntary Pre-K Students are selected by an income-based criteria that is set by the State of Tennessee.  Meeting income eligibility requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the VPK Program due to limited space and the possibility of more students applying than seats available.
Monroe County Schools also offers a Blended Preschool Class that is located at Madisonville Primary School. Within this class there are a limited number of slots for non-disabled 4 year old peers. This program is not income-based.  We are accepting on-line applications for this program. (no paper copies will be accepted)  Submitting an application does not gurarantee acceptance into the Blended Preschool Classroom. You may find the Blended Pre-K  Application on the Exceptional Ed. tab at www.monroe.k12.tn.us .  Click on Exceptional Ed. Preschool Services on the right-hand side of the page.
2023 - 2024 Voluntary Pre-K Application Schedule:
Monday, April 10th - Madisonville Primary School 8:30-11:00 last name A-F
Monday, April 10th - Madisonville Primary School 12:00 - 2:30 last name G-M
Tuesday, April 11th - Madisonville Primary School 8:30 - 11:00 last name N-S
Tuesday, April 11th - Madisonville Primary School 12:00 - 2:30 last name T-Z
Wednesday, April 12th - Vonore Elementary School 8:30 - 11:00 last name A-M
Wednesday, April 12th - Vonore Elementary School 12:00 - 2:30 last name N-Z
Thursday, April 13th - Tellico Plains Elementary 8:30 - 11:00 last name A-M
Thursday, April 13th - Tellico Plains Elementar 12:00 - 2:30 last name N-Z
Friday,  April 14th Rural Vale Elementary 8:30 - 11:00
Friday, April 14th Coker Creek Elementary 12:30 - 2:30 
The on-line application and paper copies of the Voluntary PreK Application will be available on Monday, April 10, 2023.