SPECIAL NOTICE: Programs are open – staff are working –  only our office building is closed! Families are encouraged to submit your completed Wake Pre-K application and required documents online or by mail. Contact staff via email referencing our Staff Page. WCSS is monitoring this fluid situation and wishes you good health.

Hours of Operation

During the COVID-19 closure staff are working remotely during standard hours:
8:30 A.M. to 5 P.M.

Mailing Address

4901 Waters Edge Drive, Suite 101
Raleigh, NC  27606
Telephone: 919-851-9550
Fax: 919-851-9530

Most GPS systems do not have our location identified properly.  Please refer to the directions below to avoid any confusion.



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