- Is your child 4 years old before September 1?
- Do you want to eliminate or lower your child care cost?
- Would you love your child to attend one of the areas most successful VPK programs?
If you live in Florida, and your child turns 4 four years of age by September 1, your child is eligible to participate in Florida’s FREE Voluntary Prekindergarten (VPK) education program. This program prepares your child for kindergarten both socially and academically. Your child can attend a nationally accredited VPK in Palm Bay Florida in five steps:
1. Fill out the Elyon School & Child Care Application Form
This guarantees your child a spot in the VPK program while you are getting the certificate of eligibility. If you are already enrolled go to the next step.
2. Get the following documents for registration
Photo ID, proof of residency and child’s birth certificate.
3. Register online
- Scan the documents
- Click here to register and upload documents to the Florida Office of Early Learning
- Keep checking your email for further instructions
- Once your application has been approved, you will receive email notification explaining how to log-in and print your Certificate of Eligibility.
4. Take the Certificate of Eligibility here
Elyon School & Child Care
1516 Norman St,
Palm Bay, FL 32907
5. Have your child attend the Elyon School & Child Care VPK program
Classes are scheduled for Mondays through Fridays 8:30am to 11:30pm starting August. VPK year will shadow the Brevard Schools calendar year.
Why Should Your Child Attend Elyon School and Child Care VPK Program?
- High success rate in graduating kindergarten ready children. Our graduates consistently score high or perfect according to the Florida Department of Education Kindergarten Readiness Screener. We have never been a low performing program.
- Program tailored to your child’s needs. Your child will not be frustrated if he is behind or advanced.
- Two teachers per class. Good class management leading to better discipline and instruction.
- Child Care Services beyond VPK hours. No need to disrupt your daily schedule in order to pick up your child.
- FREE application.
- FREE meals.
- Nationally Accredited. Your child is cared for in an environment that is constantly being monitored, scrutinized and approved of by nationally recognized child care organizations and professionals.
- Gold Seal Accredited. Awarded by the state of Florida because we are accredited by nationally recognized agencies and have standards reflecting quality in the level of care and supervision provided to children.
- and much more