If your child will be 3 or 4 years old on or before September 15, 2020 please complete and return a Preschool application by February 14, 2020.

3 YEAR OLD PROGRAM - Application

  • Students must be 3 years old on or before September 15, 2020
  • The program is limited to no more than 20 students
  • If more than 20 completed applications are received prior to February 14, 2020 a lottery system will be used
  • Families will be notified of a decision by phone before the end of February 2020.  Information for completing online registration (Infinite Campus) will be provided upon acceptance.  
  • There is a monthly tuition fee of $25.00 for the 3 year old program 
  • A one-time $30.00 supplies fee is due prior to starting classes
  • Completed applications received after February 14, 2020 will be reviewed individually, based on program capacity.  Families will be notified of a decision by phone within two weeks.


4 YEAR OLD PROGRAM - Application

  • Students must be 4 years old on or before September 15, 2020
  • Completed applications received by 4:30 PM on February 14, 2020 will be reviewed together, with preference given based on family income
  • Families will be notified of a decision by phone before the end of February 2020.  Information for completing online registration (Infinite Campus) will be provided upon acceptance.
  • There is no monthly tuition fee for the 4 year old program
  • A one-time $30.00 supplies fee is due prior to starting classes
  • Completed applications received after February 14, 2020 will be reviewed individually, based on program capacity.  Families will be notified of a decision by phone within two weeks.


Applications are also available at the District Office (EJH Beard Administration Center - 1302 First Avenue West) or Thomas Jefferson Elementary (112 Thomas Jefferson Drive).


IMPORTANT NOTE:  The following documents must be submitted in order for an application to be considered complete.

  • 2020-2021 preschool application
  • a current immunization record
  • a copy of your child's birth certificate
  • documentation of health insurance for your child (health insurance card with child's name)


Please submit your application materials to the District Office (EJH Beard Administration Center - 1302 1st Avenue West, Newton).  Applications will not be considered complete unless all four of the documents listed above are received.


If you have any questions, please contact Melinda Worthington, Central Registrar, at 641.792.5809 or worthingtonm@newtoncsd.org