1/2 day students, ½ day Parent/Teacher Conference Day
Veterans Day Holiday (No School)
Fall/Thanksgiving Break (5 days)
End First Semester
Teacher Work Days
MLK Holiday (No School)
1/2 day students, 1/2 Collaborative Day
Presidents day Holiday (No School)
Good Friday Holiday (No School)
Students Last Day
Teacher Work Day
2017 Pre-K Online Registration - OPEN
Alabama's nationally recognized First Class Pre-K is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. Enrollment is open to all children four years of age who are residents of the state of Alabama regardless of family income. The Pre-K program will be housed at South Lamar, Sulligent and Vernon Elementary Schools for the 2017-2018 school year. Transportation to and from the Pre-K sites will be the responsibility of the parent. The Pre-K program is a full day program and will run from 8:00 am until 2:30 pm, daily. The cost of the program is $40.00 a month per child. A random selection drawing will be used to select the children to participate in the Pre-K program. Children eligible for kindergarten are ineligible to register for the Pre-K program.
The following documents are required to participate in the Pre-K drawing:
• completion of the online intitial registrtation form
• most recent utility bill (proof of Alabama residency)
• proof of age (child must be 4 on or before September 1, 2017)
FIRST CLASS PRE-K REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN WITH AN ONLINE PROCESS THIS YEAR. THE ONLINE FORMS ARE AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH.
Please choose the school site code for your home school and use the link, either English or Spanish, at the bottom of this page to complete the initial online registration process.
In addition: You may drop off a copy of the birth certificate and proof of residency (recent water or power bill) in a sealed envelope addressed to Karen Tomlin - Lamar County Board of Education at any of the schools in Lamar County or at the Lamar County Board of Education. If preferred, you may also mail the required documentation to: Karen Tomlin, Lamar County Board of Education, P.O. Box 1379, Vernon, AL 35592. Be sure and include the Pre-K child's name you are registering on the outside of the envelope. All information is confidential.
The random selection Pre-K drawing will be open to the public. However, families do not have to be present in order to receive a placement.
ThePre-K drawing for all Pre-K sites in Lamar County will be held at the Lamar County Board of Education on April 3, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. in the conference room.
Please call the Lamar County Board of Education at (205) 695-7615 if you have any questions. The Pre-K program is contingent upon continued funding. Federal law prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex and disability. These laws extend to all state education agencies.
Proof of age and residency documentation must be recieved BEFORE your child's name will be placed in the hat for the random selection drawing.
**School Site Code**
South Lamar School - 383912
Sulligent Elementary School - 383913
Vernon Elementary School - 383914
Click on link below for Pre-K English application Form: