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

$27,300

2

$35,700

3

$44,100

4

$52,500

5

$60,900

6

$69,300

7

$70,875

8

$72,450

9

$74,025

10

$75,600

11

$77,175

12

$78,750

* 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 October 1, 2016 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