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    For general questions about Pre-K/Child Development, call 843-937-7914 or email ccsdprek@charleston.k12.sc.us

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  • Pre-Kindergarten Child Development in Charleston County School District Information

    CD Pics CCSD offers Pre-Kindergarten Child Development (CD) programs for students who reside in Charleston County and will be four years old by September 1st, 2021.   

    CCSD offers (limited) Pre-K Kindergarten 3K programs for students who reside in Charleston County and are three years old by September 1st, 2021.

    Full-day Pre-K/Child Development Programs are funded through EIA and GOF funds.  They allow the district to provide instruction for eligible students.  CCSD's Pre-K Kindergarten Child Development programs are designed to develop skills necessary for success in Kindergarten.  

    The curriculum is comprehensive with a primary focus on language and literacy, numeracy, and social-emotional development through play-based instruction.  The needs of bilingual, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and preschool children with exceptional needs are met through our inclusive program.