Early Learning

About

If you would like to register your child for one of our programs, visit our New Families site for instructions.

The Vigo County School Corporation serves early learners throughout the county through daycare programs for infants to preschoolers, full day Pre-K (Deming, Fuqua, Vikes and Tykes), and half day Pre-K (Terre Town, Farrington Grove).

Questions? Contact Ashley Bennett at ashley.bennett@vigoschools.org or Christi Fenton at caf@vigoschools.org.

Full Day Pre-K

Full Day Pre-K is for students who are 4 by August 1.

During the 2022-23 school year, Full Day Pre-K will be available at Deming, Fuqua, and Vikes and Tykes.

Register for Full Day Pre-K by visiting our New Families page.

Times

Full day Pre-K follows the Vigo County School Corporation calendar. Class starts at 8 a.m. and students are dismissed at 2:30 p.m. We are unable to provide transportation for Pre-K students.

Cost

Full day Pre-K is available for a rate of $21 per day.

Scholarships are available for students who live in a Title I district and through On My Way Pre-K and CCDF.

Title I Districts: Benjamin Franklin, Davis Park, DeVaney, Farrington Grove, Fuqua, Hoosier Prairie, Meadows, Ouabache, Sugar Creek Consolidated, Sugar Grove, Terre Town

Before/After School Care is available at a rate of $9 per day.

Half Day Pre-K

Half day Pre-K is for students who are 4 by August 1. In the 2022-23 school year, the Vigo County School Corporation will offer half day Pre-K at Terre Town and Farrington Grove.

Register for Half Day Pre-K by visiting our New Families page.

Times

Half day Pre-K follows the Vigo County School Corporation calendar. The morning session runs 8:15-10:50, and the afternoon session runs 12:10-2:45. We are unable to provide transportation for Pre-K students.

Cost

Half day Pre-K is available for a rate of $10.50 per day.

Scholarships are available for students who live in a Title I district and through On My Way Pre-K and CCDF.

Title I Districts: Benjamin Franklin, Davis Park, DeVaney, Farrington Grove, Fuqua, Hoosier Prairie, Meadows, Ouabache, Sugar Creek Consolidated, Sugar Grove, Terre Town

Daycare

The Vigo County School Corporation offers daycare for infants to 3-year-olds at Little Braves (Booker T. Washington) and Deming Early Learning Center.

Deming Early Learning Center

A full day daycare is available to the public and VCSC employees for children infant-3 years old. This program runs 7:15-4:45. We are open 182 days in alignment with teacher workdays and the school calendar.

Children ages infant-2 pay a fee of $40 per day and 3 year olds pay a fee of $30 per day. Scholarships are available through On My Way Pre-K and CCDF.

Little Braves Early Learning Center

Little Braves has been in existence for 8 years. It is located in Booker T. Washington Alternative High School. Our employees, the public, and parenting teens are welcome to bring their children to this location. Our Early Childhood Education students also spend time in the classroom to earn their Child Development credits. They are open from 7:15-4:45.

Infants-2 year olds cost $40 per day, 3 year olds cost $30 per day. This is an all inclusive fee, meaning there are no additional fees for meals or supplies. Scholarships are available through On My Way Pre-K and CCDF.

We are open 182 days in alignment with teacher workdays and the school calendar.