Pre-Kindergarten Lottery

Published on: 2/8/2023

Pre-K Lottery Application Process Opens February 8th

Lottery applications for SCCPSS Pre-K Lottery Funded Sites will be available online,, beginning Wednesday, February 8, 2023 through Friday, February 24, 2023.


To qualify for the lottery process, parents must be prepared to submit the child's birth certificate and proof of address with the online application. All applications must be submitted by February 24, 2023. An independent, computerized lottery process will take place and parents will be notified of their child's placement or wait list status by email on March 22, 2023.


Funding from the Georgia Lottery provides a limited number of Pre-Kindergarten classes. The program provides services to children who are four years old on or before September 1, 2023 and residing in Chatham County.

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