Beginning Jan. 4, 2021, Pinellas County Schools will offer free, full day VPK at select locations throughout the county. This opportunity is only available for families who have not yet used their VPK Certificate of Eligibility voucher at a VPK program. Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Please note: Seats for the free, full-day VPK program are limited and only available at the schools listed below.

    Children must have turned 4 years old on or before September 1, 2020, and must have an unused Certificate of Eligibility (voucher) from the Early Learning Coalition of Pinellas County for the 2020-2021 school year. 

    For more information, please call (727) 588-6513.


    Call the school to see if they have openings.

    You will be required to bring the following documents to register your child:

    • Certificate of Eligibility (voucher)
    • Birth certificate or other proof of identity/age
    • Proof of residency
    • Florida Certificate of Immunization
    • Physical examination certificate obtained within the last 12 months
    • Child’s Social Security number (optional)

    Free, full-day VPK is available at the following schools:

    • Azalea Elementary
    • Bardmoor Elementary
    • Bauder Elementary
    • Bay Point Elementary
    • Bear Creek Elementary
    • Belcher Elementary
    • Cross Bayou Elementary
    • Forest Lakes Elementary
    • Fuguitt Elementary
    • Garrison Jones Elementary
    • Gulfport Elementary
    • Jamerson Elementary
    • Lake St. George Elementary
    • Lakeview Elementary
    • Lakewood Elementary
    • McMullen Booth Elementary
    • Mt. Vernon Elementary
    • New Heights Elementary
    • Perkins Elementary
    • Pinellas Central Elementary
    • Ponce de Leon Elementary
    • Shore Acres Elementary
    • Southern Oak Elementary
    • Sunset Hills Elementary
    • Tarpon Springs Elementary
    • Westgate Elementary