Start Date:  June 12, 2014

End Date:  August 7, 2014

Days:  Monday –Thursday (including one Friday - June 13th)

Hours:  7:45a.m. – 5:15p.m.


Is my child eligible for 2014 Summer VPK?


Your child must have turned 4 years old either on or before September 1, 2013 and must not have completed more than 10% or 54 hours of the 2013-2014 School Year VPK Program to be eligible to participate inthe Summer VPK.  All eligible children, per parent request, will be served in the Summer VPK program.


Summer VPK Registration Procedures:


1.   Complete a Lake County Schools Summer VPK SiteSelection Form.  These forms are available on this website as well as at the Elementary Schools and the Early Learning Coalition of Lake County.

2.   Obtain a Summer VPK Certificate of Eligibility.  These certificates are issued on-line only.   You can click here https://atlas.elclc.org/ to go straight to their website.  Should you need assistance or do not have access to a computer and scanner, you can obtain your voucher by visiting the Early Learning Coalition located at: 1300 Citizen’s Blvd., Leesburg, FL 34749, (352)435-0566, anytime beginning April 28th during their business hours.

3.   Register your child for Summer VPK.  Contact the school where your child will be attending Kindergarten for registration dates and times.  You will register for both Summer VPK and Kindergarten at this time.  Your child will NOT be accepted into the summer VPK program without proof of registration for Kindergarten.

4.   Required Documentation:

Original Birth Certificate or Certified Copy

Proof of Residency

School Physical

Immunization Record

Social Security Number (optional)


5.     Notification of Placement.  A letter will be mailed to your home the week of June 2, 2014 confirming the placement of your child in Summer VPK.  Also included will be information regarding the start date, orientation details and class hours.


When you obtain your certificate of eligibility you must:  
Deliver the Summer VPK Certificate of Eligibility and the Lake County Schools
Summer VPK Site Selection Form
to the school where your child will be attending Kindergarten.   
The school must receive all certificates and site selection form to process prior to your child attending the first day of the summer program.


The following are the participating schools for Summer VPK that you may choose from on your site selection form:


Beverly Shores Elementary School

Eustis Elementary School

Grassy Lake Elementary

Lost Lake Elementary School

Tavares Elementary School