Thank you for taking the first step in providing your child with a Smart Start.

There are a few options for FREE Pre-K in Mecklenburg County. The Smart Start staff will review your answers and put you in touch with the program that will be best for you and your child. Please allow 48-72 hours and someone will be in touch with you to begin the enrollment process.
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We mobilize resources, forge partnerships, and support families to improve early childhood health, education and development - all to help ensure children are prepared for kindergarten.  Our four areas of focus are early care and education quality and accessibility, family support, health and early literacy for children ages birth to five.