Welcome to the Fredericksburg Preschool Programs online Application. Thank you for your interest in applying for our program. If you had a child enrolled in our program, current, past, or previously applied please bring in updated verification documents(birth, income and address). First-time applicants, please complete the information below and a staff member will be in contact with you to set-up a face-to-face interview. After you have completed your application, please fax, mail, upload to our website, or bring your documents to our Fredericksburg or King George Site. Drop Box is location at the Fredericksburg site.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact ERSEA Specialist at 540-372-1065.
For all Preschool Enrollment: Must be a resident of Fredericksburg City/King George County (need proof of address) and meet program eligibility requirements.

Preschool Programs Offer: Classes Monday-Friday from August-May, transportation to and from school, breakfast and lunch, highly qualified teachers and support staff. Head Start also offers comprehensive services for children and families. 10% of the total Head Start population must be children with an identified disability. THERE IS NO APPLICATION OR TUITION FEE.
Completing an application for the program does not guarantee acceptance. Please be sure to answer all questions before submitting as missing information will delay processing your child's application. A face-to-face interview is required as part of the application process.
PROOF OF ADDRESS
The following documents will be accepted as proof of residency for Fredericksburg/King George.

*A rental or lease agreement
*Deed or mortgage lease agreement
*Current Utility Bill
*Homeless Statement
*Verification of Address form. If you are homeless, please complete the homeless documentation on our website.
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Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact ERSEA Specialist at 540-372-1065.

Are there other adults in the household?

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Missing information will delay processing your application

**Please submit the following in order for your child's application to be processed**

APPLICANT’S BIRTH VERIFICATION
Applications for birth certificates are available if needed.

VERIFICATION OF INCOME
This may be:
•Two most recent pay stubs (please specify if you are paid weekly, bi-weekly, bi-monthly or monthly).
• W-2 for each parent in the household.
• 1040 Tax Form for each parent in the household.
• Seasonal Workers – provide a statement from their employer.
• Families with no earned income – Complete a Family Assertion Statement.
• Income means gross cash income and includes earned income, military income (including pay and allowances), veterans’ benefits, Social Security benefits, unemployment compensation, SSI, Child Support and public assistance benefits (TANF) --*A copy of your monthly TANF statement --*A copy of your most recent award letter for SSI (Supplemental Security Income) that states how much you receive each month.

VERIFICATION of SNAP(Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) BENEFITS
• Copy of your most recent statement and benefits card.

**Program staff must complete an face-to-face interview with each family to complete application process.
*due to COVID-19 face-to-face interviews will be completed over the phone. Should you need assistance in completing the application or have any questions, please feel free to contact the ERSEA Specialist at 540-372-1065.
Does your child have a current IEP or IFSP? If so, please specify in application notes.
- Your Address - Available Locations
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Do you want to apply now for another child in your family?

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Are there other children in the family?

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It is the policy of Fredericksburg City Public Schools Preschool Programs Head Start /Virginia Preschool Initiative/Early Childhood Programs not to discriminate against any persons with disabilities or any person on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, ancestry or marital status. By clicking save and continue, I certify that all information in this application and all documents provided are true and accurate and that all income is reported. I understand that these programs are paid for with federal, state, and local funds and that if any information is false or misleading, my child’s participation in Fredericksburg City Public Schools Preschool Programs may be terminated. I understand that deliberate misrepresentation of information may subject me to prosecution under applicable state and federal law. I understand that the information in this application will be held in strict confidence within the agency and will be accessible to me during normal business hours.

Fredericksburg Preschool Programs 210 Ferdinand Street Suite 3 Fredericksburg, VA 22401 Phone 540-372-1065 Fax 540-372-1156

King George Head Start 9100 St. Anthony's Rd King George, VA 22485 Phone 540-775-8626 Fax 540-775-2165
Required information is missing, see above.