LITTLE ROCK, Ark (KTHV) – The Little Rock School District is adding 15 new Pre-K classrooms.
The new seats will be open at nine elementary schools, and the school district will be accommodating 4-year-olds for qualifying families this upcoming school year.
"I'm very excited because we were in the P3 now we're going to the P4. So the good part about it is meaning that early childcare here to stay and is needed in this area," said Dieatrie Long, a parent who is glad for the change.
The new classrooms will be at Bale, Booker, Carver, Franklin, Geyer Springs, Rockefeller, Romine, Stephens, and Washington elementary schools.
If you're interested in enrolling your child, he or she must be four years old by August 1. If your child has already been assigned a seat, they will remain at their assigned school.