Jefferson Davis Parish Schools

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JDPSB Pre-K Program

JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH SCHOOLS provides a comprehensive and developmentally appropriate program of education for four year-olds throughout the communities of our parish.  There are 20 classes in seven communities including Elton, Fenton, Hathaway, Lacassine, Lake Arthur, Jennings, and Welsh.  Our universal program of Pre-K is provided at each school site and is aligned to the Early Learning and Development Standards (ELDS) outlined for four year-olds. Return to the Home Page and click on schools to find out more about each school site! The program is provided for ALL students, including those with special needs, who meet the age requirements of being four years of age before September 30th of the current school year. School sites with Pre-K programs and their phone numbers are listed for your convenience.
                         Elton Elementary 337-584-2892
                         Fenton Elementary 337-756-2326
                         Hathaway High School 337-824-4452
                         James Ward Elementary 337-824-1235
                         Lacassine High School 337-588-4206
                         Lake Arthur Elementary 337-774-3323
                         Welsh Elementary 337-734-2351
Parents are required by the state to provide:  proof of income, family size, birth certificate, social security card, proof of residence, and immunization.  Click on below parent summary of documents needed.  Pre-K Roundup dates are scheduled in February (see below dates)
Lead Agency Contact Information: Jefferson Davis Parish School Board - Pam Miller, Early Childhood Coordinator ~ 337-824-1834