Cherokee schools enrolling for Pre-K classes

Open enrollment is underway for Cherokee County School District Georgia Lottery Pre-K Classes.

Enrollment is limited for the classes, which will be offered in the 2018-19 school year at Ball Ground Elementary School STEM Academy, Hasty Elementary School Fine Arts Academy, Oak Grove Elementary School Fine Arts Academy, R.M. Moore Elementary School and the Johnston Elementary School Preschool Center.

Parents can apply at the schools between 8 and 11 a.m., Mondays through Fridays, from April 30 through May 11. Names will be drawn at 3 p.m., May 16, to fill the available spaces.

The program is open to children 4 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2018. “Out-of-attendance zone students will be admitted only after all 4-year-olds who live within the school attendance area and applied have been enrolled,” officials said.

Certain documents including a certified copy of birth certificate, medical forms, and proof of parent/legal guardianship, residency and Social Security number are required. Information: