Broward VPK Program

This is an exciting opportunity for parents/guardians of four year old eligible children.

VPK Program Information

Registration for Summer 2014 is in progress - Children are eligible if born between 09/02/08 - 09/01/09

Registration for School Year 2014 - 2015 is in progress - Children are eligible if born between 09/02/09 - 09/01/10


The child must be registered in the county in which the child will be attending a VPK school. 


VPK Provider Lists

The most current VPK Readiness Rates are available here (updated 4/9/14)

Community-Based Private and Faith-Based Providers- many schools will be providing VPK programs.

Broward County School Board sites – a limited number of School Board sites will be providing VPK programs.


VPK Enrollment Procedure

Each parent/guardian will receive a Certificate of Eligibility if he/she presents the appropriate documentation for their child/ren at the time of registration.

The parent/guardian will then be able to take the Certificate of Eligibility to an approved VPK community-based school or to an approved public school. The parent/guardian will submit the Certificate of Eligibility to the provider selected. Both parent/guardian and the provider sign in the appropriate places on the Certificate of Eligibility to indicate that the child has been enrolled in that school.  

E-mail our VPK staff  or call the VPK Hotline at 1-866-YOU-4-VPK (1-866-968-4875)


Parent VPK- Frequently Asked Questions

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VPK Information Resources

For Parents: Transition to Kindergarten: What I Learned in VPK!
VPK Parent Handbook (Revised)
VPK Readiness Rate Information Booklet
VPK Readiness Rates- Customize Search Options for Provider Readiness Rates
(Kindergarten children in public schools are screened. The screening results of a child who was in VPK are used to compile a readiness rate for the VPK preschool class in which the child attended.)