• Coordinator of Youth and Family Services Davida Price Davida C. Price
    Coordinator of Youth and Family Services
    (803) 476-8252






    Barbara Coker, Assistant Bookkeepr Barbara Coker

    (803) 476-8240










    At this time we are no longer accepting 4K applications for the 2017-2018 school year!


    School District Five enjoys a statewide reputation for leadership in the field of early childhood education.  The district is strongly committed to meeting the diverse needs of its youngest students and is home to an array of high quality programs serving children from birth through age eight.  Currently there are four Child Development Programs that are NAEYC (National Association for the Education of the Young Child) accredited.

     The 4 year old Kindergarten Application Process for the 17/18 school year will begin February 13, 2017.  Read below to learn more about the application process.  

    (Your child must be 4 on or before September 1, 2017 to apply for the 2017-2018 school year)

    The 4K application process for the 17/18 school year will begin February 13, 2017.  Please note that your child must be 4 on or before September 1, 2017 to apply for the 4K program.  Go to the school office of your zoned elementary school with the following information:

    • Your child's legal birth certificate
    • One proof of residence
    You will be given a screening date and time.  4K screenings will be conducted in late May 2017/early June.  You will be notified in mid-late July 2017 of your child's status with the program.  (Please note that not every child screened for the program is accepted into the program.)

District Five's 4K Education Programs


    Lexington-Richland District Five EXCEL Tuition 4K ProgramDistrict Five's EXCEL Poster

    District Five’s exceptional 4K program is available to every family in the district! Help your 4-year-old EXCEL and be ready for kindergarten and a lifetime of learning by enrolling them in the Lexington-Richland School District Five Tuition 4K program. 

    At a cost of just $150 weekly, our program features state certified teachers, trained staff, key early childhood curriculum, and much more.

    Click here for more information about EXCEL program.