On My Way Pre-K Applications Now Available

Eligible families in Marion County may now apply for grants for the 2018-19 school year through Indiana’s publicly funded preschool grant program, On My Way Pre-K.

To qualify for the program, families must have an income below 127 percent of the federal poverty level. Eligible children must be four years old by August 1, 2018 and starting kindergarten in the 2019-20 school year. Parents and guardians in the household must be working, going to school, or attending job training. (For more information on the MSD of Wayne Township’s Adult Education Program, call 988-7975 or visit adulted.info.)

Links to electronic applications, in both English and Spanish, as well as a printable paper application, are available at https://www.in.gov/fssa/carefinder/4932.htm.

More than 5,000 Hoosier children have attended preschool through a grant from the On My Way Pre-K program since it began in 2015. Wayne Township Preschool has accepted 226 On My Way Pre-K students since the program began. For more information on Wayne Township Preschool, call 988-7900 or visit https://wpre.wayne.k12.in.us/.