Step 1  Apply for VPK

To be eligible for VPK 22-23 school year, the child must be 4 years old by 9/1/2022 and not be previously enrolled in a VPK Program or have attended Kindergarten.

 Please follow the directions below to apply for VPK.  

  • Visit Early Learning Coalition of The Emerald Coast

www.elc-ec.org

  •  select APPLY FOR VPK
  • Create a new VPK application
  • Fill in all required fields marked with a  red *
  • Upload requested documents
  • Once your application has been reviewed and processed you will receive an email.  Check your email for Certificate of Eligibility and print it out.

Step 2  Register for VPK

Required documents for Registration:

  • Certificate of Eligibility from Early Learning Coalition of NW Florida
  • Child’s Birth Certificate / Passport
  • Child’s Social Security Card (recommended)
  • Parent/Guardian Photo ID
  • Proof of Florida residency
  • Current Florida Certificate of Immunizations (Florida form DH680) Health Department
  • Current School Entry Physical (no less than 1 year from date of entry)

* Your application packet must have all documents present for placement consideration.  No partial applications will be accepted. 

You may only register at the campus your child will attend.