Florida’s Voluntary Prekindergarten (VPK) can set your child on a solid path for Kindergarten and beyond.
VPK is a free program for all 4 and 5-year-olds who reside in Florida, have not attended Kindergarten,
and are 4 years old on or before September 1 of each year.



2021-2022 VPK Hourly Payment Rate.

Prepares a child for success in school


Step by Step App Guide

Play-based learning experience


View VPK and School Readiness Registration Guide and FAQ

Develops social and emotional skills


More likely for success in life regardless of environment

VPK Registration is now open for the 2023 Summer-2024 School Year.

Select your county below to learn how to apply for VPK in your area


Free for all 4-year-old in Florida


No registration fees


Parents choose where their child learns


Focused on reading, writing and social skills

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Processes and Procedures

A. Placements

I. General: 

  1. Appointment Phone Script and Process
  2. BG1-11 Outreach and Enrollment Process
  3. Placement 30-30 Plan
  4. Browsing
  5. Keying Placements
  6. Sib-Adds
  7. Interview Flow
  8. Terms and Conditions in the Family Portal Account

II. Waitlist:

III. CCAA Process:

B. Enrollments


I. Processing Redeterminations: 

II. Rejections for Redeterminations:

III. Other/General Redetermination Information:

D. Reestablishment Periods/Reviews

E. Transfers

F. Suspended Enrollments

G. Coalition Transfers

H. Social Security

I. SR Plus-Local Funding