Now accepting NC PreK applications for children who will turn 4 by August 31.
Davie County Schools child care and preschool services meet five-star facility requirements and serve children ages two through five years of age. The program provides for both special needs and typically developing children. Our lead teachers have a minimum of a 4-year degree in Early Childhood Education/ Birth to Kindergarten and our staff to child ratios are no more than 1 teacher to 9 children in each classroom. Teacher assistants have acquired Early Childhood Credentials and are working towards associate degrees in Early Childhood.
Central Davie Preschool:
5 inclusive classrooms
1:6 staff-to-child ratio with a maximum 18 of children in each class (1 teacher and 2 assistants in each class).
Developmental Early Learning class for ages 2-3
Developmental Readiness class for ages 3-4
Kindergarten Readiness classes for ages 4-5 (3 classrooms)
Eligibility for these programs is determined by the application process through the Preschool Director, North Carolina Pre-kindergarten guidelines, or an IEP Team if the child has special needs.
Operating hours are 7:00 am - 4:50 pm and the rate is currently $510.00/month plus the cost of meals. For more information, contact Kay Ashley, Preschool Enrollment Data Manager at 751-0016.
Preschool Classes at the Elementary School Sites:
1:9 staff-to-child ratio with a maximum 18 children in each class (1 teacher and 1 teacher assistant in each class).
Shady Grove Preschool
William R. Davie Preschool
Eligibility for these programs is determined by the application process, administered by the Preschool Director and eligibility guidelines set forth by the NCPK State Program.
All sites have above a 5.0 on the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scales which is a minimum requirement by our Division of Child Development and Early Education (DCDEE). Operating hours are 8:00 am -2:30 pm and the rate is currently $480.00/month plus the cost of meals. For more information, contact Kay Ashley at 751-0016.
For more information click NCPK - Free Placement or DCS - Private Pay
NCPK Application (PDF)