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Pre-K applications are still being accepted for this school year!!
The Wilkes County Schools Pre-K Program is still accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year. Call Maria Bailey in the Pre-K Office at 336-667-1121 if you are interested. Children must have turned 4 years old on or before August 31, 2018. 
Pre-K Screening for the 2019-20 School Year
The Wilkes County Schools Pre-K Program is currently accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year. The application process begins with screening events held at the elementary schools. Parents/guardians should call the school to schedule a screening appointment. Applications for enrollment are completed at the school during the screening process. 

All students applying for Pre-K for the 2019-20 school year must be at least 4 years old on or before August 31st. The child must not have turned 5 years old prior to or on August 31, 2019. 

Families are requested to attend the Pre-K screening event at the elementary school in their attendance district.  On the Pre-K screening day, children will go through screening stations while parents complete the online application process. If you are not sure what school district you live in, you may call the Transportation Department at 336-667-1126 to find out.  See the table below to find school phone numbers and dates of screenings.  A list of items required for your child's screening appointment is also provided. Please call (336) 667-1121 if you have further questions. 
Enrollment Links for 2019-20 School Year
NOTE:  If you should fill out the application ahead of your screening appointment, and it is done incorrectly, it will have to be completed again. Due to its length and complexity, we ask that you not complete the application prior to your screening appointment.

Please bring YOUR CHILD (who must be 4-years-old on or before August 31, 2019) and the following documents to your appointment:

  • Child’s certified birth certificate or adoption decree
  • Proof of income (W‐2s, two recent check stubs or signed and dated letter from employer with hours and rate of pay are accepted, SSI Statement, Social Security Wages/Benefits Statement, Disability Payment Information, Child Support information, Direct Sales Income, Veteran Services Benefits, etc.);
  • Proof of guardianship (Can include birth certificate, divorce papers, Social Services paperwork, or paperwork signed by a judge awarding custody. Custody paperwork authorized by a judge or Social Services/foster care placement is required for all children not living with their natural parent.)
  • Names and phone numbers of emergency contacts (Two people the school may contact in case of an emergency when the parent/guardian cannot be reached. You will need this information when completing the application.)
  • Names and phone numbers of child’s doctor and dentist. (if child has a designated doctor/dentist)
  • Child’s health insurance company name and policy number (if child has health insurance)
  • Military branch, status, rank, and installation for any immediate family members of the child
  • Proof of residency (A current utility bill - power or water - with the service address.)
 If you need more information about the Pre-K program for next school year, contact Maria Bailey, at 336-667-1121.

Screening Dates for the 2019-20 School Year

Screening Date


Phone Number

March 25, 2019

Boomer Ferguson


March 1, 2019

C.B. Eller


April 10, 2019

C.C. Wright


April 3, 2019

Millers Creek


March 27, 2019

Moravian Falls


April 1, 2019

Mount Pleasant


March 8, 2019

Mountain View


March 11, 2019



April 8, 2019

North Wilkesboro


March 4, 2019

Roaring River


March 6, 2019



April 5, 2019 Wilkesboro 336-838-4261


*Students in the Traphill district will

need to contact Mountain View or CB Eller

for a screening appointment.