• The late application period for VPK Fall 2021-2022 Registration is now open. Here's what you need to know before you apply

    ■ Your child must be age 4 on or before September 1, 2021 in order to enroll in the VPK program

    ■ Parents will be able to select up to three DCPS- VPK programs, in order of preference that the student is eligible to attend.

    ■ A student whose home school is Title I can only attend a Title I VPK program; a student whose home school is Non Title I can only attend a non-Title I VPK program.

    ■ Students accepted into a Non-Title I VPK program must adhere to the VPK extended day fee schedule if child remains in school after 11:30am ($300.00 monthly from August 2021-May 202


    Steps to Completing Late VPK Lottery Application


    Step 1: Create a Student ID for your child Click here

    • Write student number: __________________________


    Step 2: Create a Parent/Guardian Account (you must have student ID in order to complete this step) Click here.  

    Step 3: Email two proofs of identification to dcpsec@duvalschools.org. Include child’s name and student ID in email. Please reference approved list of documents on district webpage. Failure to submit accurate documents will delay process. Uploaded documents and focus addresses must match.

    Step 4: Wait 24-48 hours for the Late VPK application to be sent via email.

    Step 5: Complete VPK Application and return to dcpsec@duvalschools.org . Seats will be filled based on availability.  You will receive a written email of acceptance.  


    Acceptance into the program
    After acceptance, parents will receive email confirmation with directions on how to submit the remaining documents to the school for enrollment:

    ■ Certificate of Eligibility from the Early Learning Coalition- Parents must apply for the certificate at www.elcduval.org.
    ■ Proof of Age (Birth certificate)
    ■ A current state of Florida Health Exam form
    ■ A current Florida Certificate of Immunization
    ■ Two proofs of residency


    Early Learning Coalition 
    Lutheran Services/Head Start