• Preschool Opportunity Program

     Preschool Opportunities 


    Prince George's County Public Schools' (PGCPS) Office of Special Education, Early Childhood offers free and inclusive early learning opportunities to children 2 and 3 years old. The Preschool Program provides children with a developmentally appropriate curriculum that includes learning centers for activities such as math and science, art, writing, dramatic play, computer learning, and much more.

    Registration Requirements 

    Children who turn 2 or 3 years old by September 1, 2017 are eligible for the preschool program. To register, parents/guardians MUST submit a completed application and the following documents to the Early Childhood Center located in their boundary area:


    • Proof of birth
    • Signed current deed/lease or notarized shared housing documentation
    • Two current pieces of mail showing name and address
    • Immunization record

     Parents cannot enroll their child without these documents. Space is limited and seats are filled on a first come-first serve basis. 

    Transportation is not provided. Parents must make their own transportation arrangements. 

    Out-of-Boundary Registration

    If you are interested in enrolling your child in an Early Childhood Center located outside of your boundary, you may register at that center beginning June 1.  Enrollment is based on the availability of seats.

    There is no fee.  Transportation will not be provided. Parents must arrange transportation.    

    Early Childhood Centers

    Chapel Forge ECC: 

               12711 Milan Way Bowie, MD 20715 (301)-805-2740

    FrancesFuchs ECC: 

               11011 Cherry Hill Road Beltsville, MD 20705 (301)-572-0600

    H.Winship Wheatley ECC:

               8801 Ritchie Drive Capitol Heights, MD 20743 (301)-808-8100

    JamesRyder Randall ECC: 

               5410 Kirby Road Clinton, MD 20735 (301)-449-4980

    Kenmoor ECC: 

             3211 82nd Avenue, Landover, MD 20785 (301)-925-1970

    Kingsford ElementaryProgram for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

          1401 Enterprise Road Mitchellville, MD 20721 (301)-390-0260




    FACT SHEET -  Preschool Opportunities Program for 2's and 3's  

    FACT SHEET -  Preschool Opportunities Program (SPANISH)

    Application for 2's and 3's - English

    Application for 2's and 3's - Spanish


    Contact Information


    Diane Bonanni
    Coordinating Supervisor   

    Preschool Program Supervisor
    Lydia Jones Nunn

    Infants and Toddlers Program Supervisor
    Alyson Felder  

    Judith P. Hoyer Early Childhood Center  

    2300 Belleview Avenue
    Cheverly, MD  20785
    Phone:  301-925-1985 
    Fax:  301-925-1994