School Readiness Camp
Danville Public Schools is hosting a School Readiness Camp for children who will begin Kindergarten in September and have little or no pre-school experience. The camp will help prepare children for their first school experience. Camp begins June 17, 2013, and ends July 18, 2013. Camp hours are Monday - Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Transportation and lunch are provided. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, June 5. For more information, contact Grove Park Pre-School at (434) 799-6437.
Register for Kindergarten Early
Children who are five years old by September 30, 2013, can start Kindergarten this fall. Kindergarten Registration for Danville Public Schools and Pittsylvania County Schools begins Friday, March 15, 2013.
Bring your child's official birth certificate and most recent immunization record, along with three proof of residency documents (current utility, phone or cable bill, Medicaid card, bank statement, voter registration card) to your child's elementary school to register.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
DANVILLE - Danville Public Schools is hosting a free School Readiness Camp for children who will begin Kindergarten in September and who have little or no pre-school experience. The camp will help prepare children for their first school experience.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Smart Beginnings Danville Pittsylvania, a non-profit organization geared toward early childhood education, is also hosting two separate events to get local students prepared for kindergarten. From 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at George Washington High School's gymnasium there will be a "Start Strong" event featuring developmental screenings, vision screenings as well as kindergarten registration for Danville students.
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Ready Families. Able to support and provide for healthy children.
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Ready Children. Age appropriate in all six developmental domains: physical developmental and health; social and emotional development; approaches to learning; language and literacy development; cognition and general knowledge and fine arts.