3831 Mars Hill Road * Watkinsville, GA 30677
Georgia Lottery Funded Pre-K Program
All Exceeds Site - 2006 -2009
Georgia Department of Early Care & Learning

Designed by: MKC Web Design (c) 2009
  2012-2013 Registration Process

Requirements for Pre-K

Georgia law requires that all children have age-appropriate immunizations.  A current 3231 Immunization form must be furnished to the school for each child within the first 30 days of school.
BFTS requires that an Eye, Ear, Dental (EED) form be furnished to the school for each child within the first 90 days of school.
BFTS requires that a copy of the child’s birth certificate and social security card be furnished to the school for registration.
BFTS requires that proof of Georgia residency be furnished to the school upon registration.  A copy of a power/ utility bill/ lease or purchase agreement, or tax bill may be used as proof.  (Driver’s license will not be accepted)
A child must be four years of age on or before September 1st of the school year.  Children who are five years of age on Sept. 1st and those who have late birthdays (June, July, August) or have delayed language and or social skills or those who are of small physical size which would impact their readiness for school may enroll in the Pre-K program as a five year old if he/she has not attended a Georgia Pre-K program as a four year old.

Early Registration

(Siblings of former Downs Preschool students, OCPS special needs students and OC School System employees) Early registration will be held January 9th, 2012  through February 3rd, 2012  from 9am till 1pm and 3pm till 5pm Monday thru Friday.  You must register during this time to receive priority. 
Please bring a copy of the following items:
Child’s birth certificate
Child’s social security card
Proof of Georgia Residency

General Registration

General registration will begin February 6th, 2012 and end March 23rd, 2012.  Parents wishing to register simply need to come in anytime between 9am and 1pm or between 3pm and 5pm to complete a registration packet.  General registration will be taken on a first come first served basis until all 154 slots are filled.  Once all slots are filled a waiting list will be established. 

Please do not arrive before posted registration times. You will not be able to line up early as school will be in session.  Anyone lining up early or overnight will be asked to leave.

Please bring a copy of the following items:
Child’s birth certificate
Child’s social security card
Proof of Georgia Residency

Facility tours are conducted between 8:30am and 1:00pm Monday through Friday.  No appointment necessary.


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PROGRAM HANDBOOK
Recommended School Supplies
standard size back pack (no wheels)
standard size crib sheet and small blanket
1/2 inch clear view ring binder (used for agenda)
three hole pencil pouch (used for agenda)
1 inch clear view ring binder (used for memory book)
25 count clear page rpotectors (used for memory book)
1 white standard pillowcase (used for Thanksgiving Feast project)
Clorox /Lysol wipes
Baby wipes
Kleenex
Complete change of clothes in zip type bag

Lead teachers email addresses.  Teachers do not access email during the school day.  If you need to get a message to a teacher either send a note in the morning or email Mrs. Lisa at oconeeprek@charter.net and she will deliver the message immediately.

Mrs.Kim - mskimwilliams@bellsouth.net
Miss Emily - emaxey5@aol.com
Mrs. Ricki - rickiwalls@windstream.net
Mrs. Robin -msrobinoconee@netscape.net
Mrs. Lisa - lgpeterson@bellsouth.net