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Scholarships Available for Children to Attend Preschool

posted on 1/26/23

Do you have a child that will be 3 or 4 years old by September 15th, 2023?

Participating preschools in Jones County are currently taking registrations

and funds are available to assist families with the cost.


  • Preschool is an opportunity for growth
  • Preschool prepares children for kindergarten
  • Preschool promotes social & emotional development
  • Preschool promotes language & cognitive skills
  • Preschool teachers nurture a child's curiosity
  • Preschool helps develop motor skills

There are approximately 2000 Days between birth and the first day of kindergarten. The first 2000 Days of a child's life can have a profound and lifelong impact on physical and emotional well-being, readiness to learn and succeed, and ability to become a productive citizen.

Further questions contact your local preschool or Sherri Hunt, Cedar/Jones Early Childhood Director at 319-551-3402 or