Skip To Main Content

Early Childhood


Charles County Public Schools’ Early Childhood programs are intended to provide eligible young children with the skills, knowledge, and behaviors they will need to be successful in Kindergarten and beyond. 


Maryland Early Learning Standards

Ages:  1 - 5 years

CCPS Office of Early Childhood Monthly Newsletters

Click on the newsletter image to view/download the PDF.

Early Childhood Programs

Ages:  Birth - 5 years

4-Year Old Pre-Kindergarten

Preschool program for eligible 4-year-olds, available in all schools. Applications must be submitted, with priority for admission going to children whose families are homeless or economically disadvantaged.

Kindergarten Registration

See eligibility requirements and necessary information for Kindergarten registration.  Also find information pertaining to early entrance.

Judy Center

Serving families of qualifying schools, by working together with community partners to ensure that children are socially, emotionally and physically ready for first grade.