Pre-K Information for Child Care Facilities

Wake County SmartStart      NC Pre-K     

You are invited to apply to become a North Carolina Pre-Kindergarten Site!

Wake County SmartStart is hosting Pre-K Site Application Information Sessions for four and five star centers in Wake County!

On Tuesday, March 11th at 2:00 p.m.
Thursday March 13th at 10:00 a.m.

Wake County SmartStart Upstairs Training Room
4901 Waters Edge Drive, Suite 204
Raleigh, NC  27606

Attendance is not required!

To reserve your space, please e-mail Taty Padilla at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) by 5 p.m. on March 10th.


To type in the PDF Application Documents, save the files to your computer and open with Adobe Acrobat Reader

Complete original signed copies of the site application, including required documents, must be received in our office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 24th.

Faxed or e-mail copies will not be accepted.


If you have additional questions, please see FAQ document.


If additional questions remain after checking this document, please call or email Debi Bartholomew at 919.851.9550, extension 1401




The social, educational and economic benefits for investing in our future workforce are so clear that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a 2010 report saying, "Early childhood education has a tremendous impact on the national viability of the American dream."