PreK Counts

PreK Counts is a program designed for four-year olds where students are introduced to school in an age-appropriate manner.  The program uses the Big Day for PreK curriculum, specially designed for early learners, encouraging them to explore and connect to the world around them. 
Each student will develop:
  1. Self-esteem, curiosity and independance
  2. An interest in learning
  3. Large and small muscle development
  4. Appropriate behavior patterns
  5. Meaningful spoken and written language
  6. Social skills, including cooperation and self-motivation
  7. An interest in the world around him/her
  8. Problem solving and thinking skills
  9. Phonological awareness
  10. Pre-reading and math skills
Currently, all students are accepted into the PreK Counts program regardless of income. PreK is a full-day program at both Rayne and McCreery Elementary Schools.  Transportation is provided and lunch is free to all students.  Students must be four by September 1st to be eligible.  Applications are accepted at any time and are available by calling Gina at 724-397-1010.