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Applying for EC4T

Who Can Apply
  • Families with a child who is 4 on or before Sept 1st
  • Residents of Eau Claire
  • Non-residents may apply through open enrollment

When to Apply
  • Enrollment opens early February for the next school year.  On-line forms for the next school year are not accepted until the February enrollment date.  Parents are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
  • Parents may apply at any time for the current school year. Applications continue to be accepted throughout the school year for late enrollees.  (Choice of location may be limited.)
  • Children will be assigned to an EC4T site and families will receive a letter with this information by July 1st

What Options Are Available?  Families choose ONE of the following:
  • A:  My child currently attends childcare at an EC4T community site, and will attend 4K at that site.
  • B:  I am able to transport and would like my child to participate in a 4K program at a community site where they are not currently attending childcare.  Families are encouraged to visit the EC4T sites and to list their preferred sites when completing the online enrollment.
  • C:  I need transportation and am applying for EC4T.  I understand my child's EC4T location and time will be determined by the ECASD Early Learning office. 

How to Apply for EC4T
  • Online or
  • In person at the ECASD Enrollment Office at 500 Main Street or
  • By calling the Enrollment Office at 715-852-3063 
How to Apply if I Want EC4T & Extended Services
  • Contact the EC4T site of your choice directly to enroll in their extended services and complete the online ECASD enrollment form.
  • Priority enrollment at childcare or preschool centers is given to families who purchase extended services.  Priority enrollment continues until May 30th.