NC Pre-K

The NC Pre-K Program is designed to provide high-quality educational experiences for eligible 4 year old children to enhance kindergarten readiness.  Eligible children must be four years old on or before August 31st of the program year. The NC Pre-K Program is designed to support the five developmental domains below that are critical to children’s overall well-being and success in reading and math as they enter school: 

  • Approaches to play and learning
  • Emotional and social development
  • Health and Physical Development
  • Language development and communication
  • Cognitive development

Perquimans County Schools has two NC Pre-K classrooms each with a maximum of twenty students. Although a child may meet one or more eligibility factors, placement is not guaranteed and may be put on a waiting list.