1147 Salisbury Rd.
 Statesville, NC  28625

Preschool Program

Iredell-Statesville Schools offers a continuum of preschool services for children residing within the district.  

Preschool Contact Information

Dr. Kris Earl, Director of Early Childhood Development 
Phone: 704-872-8115

Email: kearl@iss.k12.nc.us

1147 Salisbury Rd.
Statesville, NC 28625 
Developmental Screenings
If you have concerns about your child’s development and would like to request a screening, please complete the Preschool Screening Request and return it to the preschool office, or call and to speak with the preschool diagnostician.


Preschool Screening Request Form

Exceptional Preschool Services
The Iredell-Statesville Schools preschool provides a continuum of Exceptional Children's preschool services.  The preschool diagnostic team works with families conducts referrals, evaluations, and determine eligibility for special education services. Student currently identified for services receive services in a variety of ways, including school-based and itinerant services.

NCPK is a state funded pre-kindergarten program for four-year-olds that Governor Easley initiated in 2001.  NCPK seeks to promote school readiness for all children.  The NCPK program is administered by Iredell County Partnership for Young Children and accepts applications in the spring for the following school year.  Children may be eligible for the program if they will be four-years-old by August 31st of the current school year and reside in Iredell County.  Parents must complete an application and provide supporting documentation. NCPK can be reached at 704-878-9980


NCPK Information and Application



Head Start

Head Start is a federally funded pre-school program locally operated by I-CARE, Inc. for children of low-income families promoting social, emotional, physical and intellectual development through educational activities. The program focuses on the areas of education and health components, parent involvement, and social services. Head Start can be reached at 704-873-2858.

Head Start Application

Head Start Application Spanish

Head Start Needed Documentation

Ages and Stages
Activities to do With Your Preschool Child
Kindergarten Readiness
Last Modified on March 20, 2015