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Georgia Pre-K Program

SoulShine Decatur is a Licensed provider for Georgia's Pre-K Program (CCLC-46950).

For the upcoming 2019/20 school year, the Pre-K class is full. Please sign up for the wait list here.

Georgia's Pre-K Program:

  • Provides a minimum of 180 days of instruction
  • 6.5 hours of instructional service per day

SoulShine Pre-K:

  • Follows the City Schools of Decatur academic year calendar
  • First day of school:  August 1, 2018
  • School Hours:  8:15 to 2:45
  • Includes vegetarian made-from-scratch lunch for all students

Extended Care:

Optional Extended Care is available from 7 to 8:15 am, and from 2:45 to 6:30 pm.

Extended Care tuition is $490 per month per child and includes:

  • Breakfast
  • Afternoon Snack
  • After-school hours will include permaculture-based activities focused on farming, gardening, composting, cooking, economics and self-sufficiency.

Extended Care enrollment also requires an annual $150 annual registration fee per child.  This is a non-refundable fee.


Enrollment is open now and slots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. A waiting list will be created when more than 22 students express interest in the program.

Mandatory Registration Session

Parents who apply for enrollment must plan to attend the mandatory enrollment session (to be announced for the 2019/20 school year). Parents should be prepared with the necessary original documents at that session.

The State of Georgia requires the following to register your child for Pre-K:

  • Child’s Social Security card
  • Child’s proof of age (birth certificate or passport)
  • Proof of Georgia residency (gas or electric bill, mortgage or rental agreement).
  • DECAL Enrollment Form

When school begins, parents must also provide these forms:

  • Immunizations (DHR Form 3231)
  • Hearing, vision and dental examination certificates (DHR Form 3300)


Georgia Pre-K Parent Handbook 581.81 KB 46 downloads

2018/19 Academic Year Version 2 Published July 20, 2018 ...