To be eligible for a Livingston Parish Public School Pre-K program for the 2020-2021 school year, a child must be 4 years old on or before September 30, 2020, live within the attendance boundary of the school and meet the income requirements.  

To be eligible for a Livingston Parish Public School Pre-K program for the 2021-2022 school year, a child must be 4 years old on or before September 30, 2021, live within the attendance boundary of the school and meet the income requirements. 

Current school year (2020-2021) applications will continue to be submitted through paper applications at the home-based school campus.

Applications for the 2021-2022 school year will ONLY be submitted online through our new application system:  www.applytolppsearlychildhood.com.  This website will not be live until Round 1 opens on April 5, 2021.

Documents needed to apply for Pre-K: 

*For the 2020-21 school year, documents will be submitted to the school with the paper application.

*For the 2021-22 school year, documents will be uploaded to the online application. 

  • Child’s original birth certificate

  • Child’s social security card

  • Child’s current immunization record (if you are able to obtain a copy from the doctor)

  •  4 proofs of residence in the school district (in the name of the legal guardian), such as:

    • Current utility bill 

    • Current lease or mortgage statement

    • Louisiana driver’s license 

    • Property based bills (gas bill, water bill, sewage bill, cable bill)

    • If the parent and child live with a family member or friend, that person is to provide verification with a residency affidavit (gotten from the school) in addition to the above items

  • Proof of Income, only one of the following is required for every adult in the household:

    • Most recent two consecutive check stubs for each parent or caregiver in the household (recommended)

    • An official letter dated and signed from employer stating all of the following:

      • where parent/guardian is employed

      • hourly rate of pay

      • average number of hours parent/guardian works per week

    • SNAP/Food Stamps – letter from the portal that must include child’s name and valid effective dates

    • A statement from the Social Security Administration verifying that child is a recipient of SSI benefits, which must be accompanied by two most current check stubs

    • Current foster care placement agreement from Dept. of Children and Family Services (DCFS)

    • A Statement of No Income form (usually submitted for stay-at-home parents)- copy online and available at the registration

    • A Declaration of Irregular Income form (usually submitted for parents who work intermittently or receive cash payments) - copy online and available at the registration

    • We will only accept complete federal tax forms if no other proof of income is available. Only the current tax year return will  be considered. 

 

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