2021 – 2022
Learning Center Preschool Program
The Learning Center applications are now being accepted for the 2021 – 2022 school year for Carrsville Elementary only. The Learning Center or Preschool classrooms at Carrollton, Hardy, and Windsor Elementary are full.
This program is designed for children who have experienced or may be exposed to factors that could negatively impact their school success. The Learning Center preschool program addresses student's physical, academic, social, and emotional needs. All families are encouraged to apply, but slots will be filled based on student need. Parent/Guardian participation is expected in the following ways: parent-teacher conferences, family workshops, and other forms of open communication.
Our Learning Center Program is funded through the Virginia Preschool Initiative (VPI). Eligibility for participation is based on criteria set by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE). In order for children to participate they must be four (4) years old by September 30, 2021.
This program is designed for children who may have experienced or be exposed to certain factors that could have a negative impact on their school success. Factors include:
Additional risk factors that can be considered when determining eligibility include:
The Learning Center operates on a full day schedule and follows the Isle of Wight County School calendar. For the 2021-2022 school year, we are only offering in-person preschool.
Each classroom has one certified teacher and is supported by one full day instructional assistant. Class sizes are capped at no more than 18 to 20 students.
The school hours are:
8:35 – Buses unload
8:55 – Instructional Day Begins
3:55 – Dismissal
The Learning Center is at the following locations:
Carrollton Elementary School
Carrsville Elementary School
Hardy Elementary School
Windsor Elementary School
Students are provided with transportation from designated bus stops.
These are established by the IWCS Transportation Department.