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Welcome to Marshall County Pre-K & Kindergarten


Marshall County Schools will begin Pre-K registration for children 4 years old BEFORE JULY 1.  Registration for the 2024-2025 school year begins Tuesday, January 9, 2024.  If you wish to enroll your child in Pre-K, please call the school in your area to make an appointment and pick-up a registration packet or request an application packet be mailed to you.  Appointments will be made on a first come, first served basis.  Please bring your child, along with the completed packet, a state issued birth certificate and current immunization record.  Placements will be announced periodically as registrations are completed.

For Pre-K sites in the Moundsville area including Northern Panhandle Head Start “Stepping Stones,” please call McNinch Primary to register.  If you live in the Limestone, Sand Hill or Sherrard area, call Hilltop Elementary.  Those interested in the PLAYS child care center are to be screened at Washington Lands Elementary.  For all other locations, call the numbers listed below.

For additional information contact Karen Klamut, Assistant Superintendent, (304) 843-4400 x309,
Cameron Elementary                      (304) 686-3305
Center McMechen Elementary         (304) 232-6530
Glen Dale Elementary                       (304) 843-4427
Hilltop Elementary                            (304) 232-8640
McNinch Primary                             (304) 843-4431
Washington Lands Elementary          (304) 843-4420

Brochure Info to Parents 2024-2025 - Click HERE.  General Information about Pre-K.

2024-25 PreK Registration Packet MCS available at schools soon - Must be filled out completely and verified by a school nurse before assignment to a site can be made. This includes state birth certificate and current immunizations!  Click HERE.

WV Universal Pre-K & Kindergarten - General Information from the WV Dept. of Education, Office of Early Learning.

Pre-K Attendance and Withdrawal Statement - Form for notice of policy.

MCS WV Pre-K Screening Locations and Phone Listing 2024-2025 - Click HERE.  Look here for the dates and locations of Pre-K screenings.

Immunizations CLICK HERE to learn what immunizations your child will need before entering Pre-K.

Application for Certified Copy of West Virginia Birth Certificate CLICK HERE to visit the WV DHHR website.  Fill out their application and follow their directions.