WELCOME TO THE NORTH KINGSTOWN SCHOOL DEPARTMENT EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM

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The Preschool Program is located at 
Fishing Cove Elementary School
110 Wickford Point Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852

The goal of the North Kingstown School Department is to ensure that all children will enter kindergarten with the learning, social-emotional and behavioral skills essential for success. We are committed to promoting opportunities for development, learning and a sense of belonging for every child. The program focuses on the developmental and individual needs of young children.

Mission

Our mission is to provide young children with learning opportunities and experiences that will teach, foster, promote and nurture growth and development in the following areas:

  • Speech-language communication

  • Literacy and numeracy

  • Effective and positive behavioral responses

  • Curiosity, creativity, and exploration

  • Gross and Fine motor skills

  • Independence and self-help skills                                                    

  • Persistence and organization

Program Description

Fishing Cove Elementary School is home to five integrated preschool classrooms.  All staffed with highly-qualified Early Childhood certified teachers.

3 Year Old AM Program - Child must turn 3 years old by September 1, 2021
Morning 8:45 to 11:30 AM - Monday thru Friday

Or

4 Year Old PM Program - Child must turn 4 years old by September 1, 2021
Afternoon 12:20 to 3:05 PM - Monday thru Friday

Preschool Registration

Office of Pupil Personnel Services

Online Tuition Payment

Miss Becca's Class

Miss Harrington's Class

Miss Kristen's Class

Ms. Maxine's Class

Mrs. Maymon's Class

Speech & Language - Miss Gina & Miss Lori

Parents as Teachers (PAT)

Tuition:

5 days a week: Tuition is $250.00 per month, due the 1st of each month. If your child qualifies for nutrition support, then your child qualifies for preschool tuition support.  You can apply online at: http://schoollunchapp.com

To pay for preschool tuition please click below:

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Child Outreach Screenings

Child Outreach Screenings is a free service to ALL children 3-5 years old. A screening for all new incoming students is part of the registration process. To schedule an appointment to have your child screened prior to enrollment please contact: Mary Nelson, 541-6350 or Mary_Nelson@nksd.net

Application and Registration

We are currently accepting applications for school year 2021-2022.  If you are interested please complete the online Preschool Application 2021-2022.  When your application is received you will be notified via email if there are any available slots or if your child will be placed on our waitlist. 

*For more information regarding Fishing Cove Preschool please contact the Main Office, 268-6592