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Early childhood enrollment is open for Plainfield and Valley View school districts

Registration for preschool in local school districts is open.

Plainfield School District 202 opened its online registration to apply online for the 2018-19 lottery to attend preschool programs on Tuesday. Parents are able to apply until Feb. 23.

Tuition-based preschool programs for District 202 will be located at the Bonnie McBeth Learning Center, Freedom Elementary, Liberty Elementary and Ridge Elementary for the 2018-19 school year.

The application is posted via a link on the front page of the district website or on the front page of the Bonnie McBeth Learning Center website.

Parents can apply for the two, three and five day programs at the Bonnie McBeth Learning Center and Ridge Elementary School and the five day program at Liberty and Freedom elementary schools.

Enrollment for the program at Bonnie McBeth is open to all District 202 children ages 3 to 5. Students must be 3 years old on or before Sept. 1 to enroll for the 2018-19 school year.

The lottery drawing will be held March 2 and parents will be notified that day via email if their child was accepted or was placed on a waiting list.

Registration is also open at the Valley View Early Childhood Center Community Preschool for the Community Tuition Based Full Day and for Half Day programs.

Valley View’s Early Childhood program offers early childhood education for children ages 3 through 5 years old.

The program is open to all Valley View 365U residents and outside residents. Three classrooms are located at the Valley View Early Childhood Center at 753 Dalhart Ave. in Romeoville.

Complete enrollment information is available at the Valley View School District website.

Parents of children who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 can also enroll their child for kindergarten.

Open enrollment takes place March 7 through March 17.

Open enrollment hours are:

March 7, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the VVSD Administration Center; March 8, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the VVSD Administration Center; March 9, from
7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the VVSD Administration Center; March 12, from 7:30 a.m. to
4 p.m. at the VVSD Administration Center; March 13, from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at
the VVSD Administration Center; March 14, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the VVSD
Administration Center; March 15, from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the VVSD Administration Center; March 16, from 7:30 a.m.
to 4 p.m. at the VVSD Administration Center; and March 17, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Bolingbrook Recreation and Aquatic
Complex

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