Start Date:  June 15, 2016                     

End Date:  August 2, 2016
Days:  Monday - Friday (students will be off Monday, July 4th)
Hours:  7:45am - 4:45pm 

Will my child be eligible for 2016 Summer VPK?

Your child must have turned 4 years old either on or before September 1, 2015 and must not have completed more than 10% or 54 hours of the 2015-2016 School Year VPK Program to be eligible to participate in the 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 Site Selection Form.  These forms are available on this website.

2. Obtain a Summer VPK Certificate of Eligibility.  These certificates are issued on-line only through the Office of Early Learning.  Click here 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 of Lake County located at: 1300 Citizen’s Blvd., Leesburg, FL 34749, (352) 435-0566 Monday – Thursday (8:00a.m. – 5p.m.).

3. Register your child for Summer VPK.  Contact the school in 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.  Schools will not be announcing Kindergarten registration until April or May of 2016.  Please contact the VPK Office should you have any questions or concerns prior to this timeline. 

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 6, 2016 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 the Summer VPK Site Selection Form in order to process the paperwork 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 Summer VPK Site Selection Form:
Beverly Shores Elementary School
Eustis Heights Elementary School  **
Groveland Elementary School  **
Lost Lake Elementary School
Triangle Elementary School  **
**Due to low enrollment, we will not host Summer VPK at these sites.