If your Floyd County child will be four years old by September, it’s almost time to apply for the pre-K round-up.

Floyd County Schools will begin accepting applications for the Georgia Lottery Pre-Kindergarten Program for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year from Jan. 30 through Feb. 9 during regular school hours of 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Applications may be picked up and returned to the following schools:

Alto Park Elementary

Cave Spring Elementary

Garden Lakes Elementary

Glenwood Primary

Johnson Elementary

McHenry Primary

Model Elementary

Pepperell Primary

The guidelines to apply are as follows:

l Families must submit proof of residence — such as a gas, power, or water bill — with applications.

l You may only submit one application per child.

l You should apply in the attendance area of the school in which you reside. All in-district applications will be considered first and out-of-district applications will be considered after all in-district students are served.

l Your child must turn four years old before Sept. 1.

When submission the application, parents/guardians will be provided with an envelope to stamp and self address for notification of acceptance or regret sometime in March.

For questions, contact Tina Black at tblack@floydboe.net or 706-234-1031 ext. 7186.