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

$29,922

2

$39,129

3

$48,335

4

$57,542

5

$66,749

6

$75,956

7

$77,682

8

$79,408

9

$81,135

10

$82,861

11

$84,587

12

$86,313

* 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 January 1, 2019 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