The legislation for the Voluntary Pre-K for Tennessee Act of 2005 was passed by both the House and the Senate in May of 2005. This law provides for the
use of $25 million in excess lottery dollars to establish quality pre-kindergarten classrooms through a competitive grant process.
CCurrently, CMCSS offers 15 Pre-K classrooms in the following elementary schools: Barksdale, Byrns Darden, Cumberland Heights, Kenwood, Liberty, Minglewood,
Montgomery Central, Moore Magnet, Norman Smith, Northeast, Pisgah, Ringgold, St. Bethlehem, West Creek, Woodlawn Elementary Schools.
Please contact Emily Vaughn at (931) 920-7826 or
for additional information about Pre-K programs
in Clarksville-Montgomery County Schools.
For more information about the benefits of early childhood education and the history of the Voluntary Pre-K for Tennessee initiative,
visit the Governor's Pre-K Web page at http://www.tn.gov/education/prek/.