Early Education in North Kansas City Schools

  • NKC Schools is proud to offer a variety of Early Education programs to meet the needs of our community.

    All our programs provide opportunities for exploration, discovery, creativity, problem-solving, and social interaction.

    Learn more about our program via the links on this page or contact us at (816) 321-5250.


    Early Childhood Special Education  •  Center-Based Preschool  •  School-Based Preschool  •  Tuition Paid  •  Parents as Teachers

     Screening Flyer 

    Thank you for your interest in one of our Free Early Childhood Programs. 
    If you would like to be placed on the waitlist for a preschool screening and your child is 4 on or before July 31st, please complete the form below.
    We will resume screening in August.
    To be eligible for one of our free early education programs, your child must:
    *  Be three or four years old on or before July 31, 2022
    *  Reside within the boundaries of NKC Schools 
    *  Complete a developmental screening

    Children born between 8/1/17 and 7/31/18 may qualify for our half-day and full-day programs.
    If your child is born between 8/1/18 and 7/31/19, information on screening for the 23-24 school year will be shared in early 2023.