• 1058 Fifth Avenue, Jonesboro, GA 30236
  • 770-473-2700 Ext. 700178
Early Learning Department
Dear Parents,

Due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus, all Clayton County Public Schools are closed.

Clayton County Public Schools Georgia’s Pre-K Lottery drawing and appointments have been
postponed. As soon as we have more information, we will contact you via email regarding
the lottery drawing acceptances and appointment date and time.

This will NOT impact the results of the lottery process.

Please use this time to ensure that all required Pre-K Documents are complete:

Proof of Birth
(i.e. original birth certificate, passport, etc.)

Parent’s Government Issued Photo ID
(custody or guardianship documents – as needed)

Two Current Proofs of Residency (within 30 days)
(mortgage statement, rental agreement, utility bills: gas, water, and electric)

Immunization Record (Form 3231) or Waiver

Eye, Ear, Nutrition, and Dental Examination (Form 3300)

Social Security Card (optional, but strongly encouraged)

CCPS Early Learning Department

Early Learning Coordinator  Dr.  Joye Bradley (770) 473-2700 EXT. 700318
Early Learning Instructional Specialist  Dr. Sharnette Dennis (770) 473-2700 EXT. 240129
Early Learning Compliance Specialist   Demetria King (770) 473-2700 EXT. 700319
Early Learning Administrative Assistant   Fronita Holston (770) 473-2700 EXT. 700178


The Pre-Kindergarten Program is a Georgia lottery-funded educational program operated by 
Bright From the Start, Department of Early Care and Learning.  Sites are available in both public school systems and private child care centers.  The Clayton County community offers the Pre-K program in public and private sites.  Clayton County Public Schools has 30 Pre-K sites and 37 Pre-K classrooms which serve 22 pre-kindergarten students per class.  Our focus is to provide our four-year-olds with learning experiences that will prepare them for kindergarten and academic success throughout their educational journey. Please use the navigational menu above to learn more about the Pre-K program.


Bright from the Start