Bright Futures Preschool

 Give your child a smart start at Bright Futures Preschool! We have an exciting, educational program for 3-year-old and 4-year-old children. Bright Futures has an energetic preschool environment to engage students in learning and encourage creativity.

Our highly-qualified, certified teachers address each child's unique personality (physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and language) through meaningful, hands-on interaction.

Bright Futures is a family-oriented preschool with resources to serve the entire family. We believe everyone deserves a bright future!

 

Schedule

All classes in session Monday through Friday.

Classes are from 8:15 am to 3:00pm.

 

Eligibility

Kearney Public Schools invites students from eligible families to apply for a grant-supported preschool program. The program runs from August to May. Eligibility considerations:

  • Low-income status

  • Students who are English Language Learners

  • Students of Premature birth or low birth weight

  • Students of Teen Parents

  • Other risk factors

  • Appropriate Age (must be 3 OR 4 years old on or before July 31st)

*Applicants must provide family income information and a copy of the certified birth certificate. Children must be up-to-date on immunizations.

 

Program Information

  • The program runs 5 days a week (Monday-Friday)

  • The program serves primarily 4-year-olds and will accept some 3-year-olds

  • Transportation is the responsibility of the parents

  • Applicants must either provide family income information or qualify for free/reduced meals

  • Tuition is based on a sliding scale calculated from income if the student does not qualify for free/reduced meals

  • Tuition payments will be due to Kearney Public Schools by the 5th of every month

  • Tuition checks for Bright Futures should be made payable to Kearney Public Schools (KPS)

  • Meal payments must be made payable to Bearcat Diner

  • Bright Futures Preschool Handbook (PDF below)
 
 

Start their education off right... Start at BRIGHT FUTURES!

 

Bright Futures Preschool

308-698-8046   #3
Megan Schmidt, Principal

Kearney Education Center
1511 5th Avenue
Kearney, NE 68845
kearneypublicschools.org

 

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Applications:

We are no longer accepting applications for the 21-22 school year.