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Enroll in RPS 205 Early Childhood Program

3/7/2018

​​​​​Families are encouraged to enroll now for preschool in Rockford Public Schools -- seats are available in half and full-day programs.

The RPS 205 Early​ Childhood Program will offer developmental screenings for children 5 and younger, and preschool placement for children 3-5. Appointments are not necessary during the following screening sessions: 

  • Thursday, March 15: 1-3 p.m. at the Rockford Housing Authority Blackhawk Courts Residential Services Building, 330 15th St.
  • Friday, March 23: 1-3 p.m. at the Rockford Public Library Rock River Branch, 3128 11th St.
  • Thursday, April 19: 1-3 p.m. at the Rockford Housing Authority Blackhawk Courts Residential Services Building, 330 15th St.
  • Friday, April 27: 1-3 p.m. at the Rockford Public Library Rock River Branch, 3128 11th St.
Developmental screenings are also available at the Early Childhood Screening and Placement Office, 501 7th Street - 2nd floor. Call 815-229-2103 to set up an appointment. Walk-in hours are 8:15 a.m. - 2 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.
 

Please bring: 

  • Child's certified birth certificate (no photocopies)
  • Parent/Guardian's photo ID
  • 2 acceptable proofs of residency*
  • 1 acceptable proof of income*
*Visit the RPS 205 Early Childhood Program page ​or call 815-229-2103 for a complete list of approved documents.