Families

Is My Child Eligible?

In order to apply to Wake Pre-K, your child must be:

  • 4 years old on or before August 31
  • A resident of Wake County

Other factors that may be used to determine if your child is eligible include:

  • Living in household with low income*

Persons in Household

Maximum Household Income

1

$26,069

2

$34,090

3

$42,112

4

$50,133

5

$58,154

6

$66,176

7

$67,680

8

$69,184

9

$70,688

10

$72,192

11

$73,696

12

$75,200

* Low income means a child is from a family whose gross income is at or below 75% of the State Median Income level. These figures are effective as of August 1, 2015 and are subject to change.

  • Concerns from a doctor about health or learning issues
  • Having an IEP (Individualized Education Program)
  • Having a parent who is an active duty member of the armed forces
  • Speaking a language other than English at home