On My Way Pre-K

Through the On My Way Pre-K state program qualifying families can receive prekindergarten programming for their child. Early evidence shows that children participating in OMWPK gained skills from fall to spring at a higher rate than their peers.

These gains included several key aspects of school readiness:

  • Language comprehension
  • Early literacy
  • Executive functioning
  • A reduction of behavior problems in the classroom

Here is how to qualify:

  • Must earn less that 127 percent of federal poverty level (to meet income requirements a family of 2 must make less than $20,628 a year, a family of 3 less than $25,932 a year, a family of 4 less than $31,248 a year, a family of 5 less than $36,552 and a family of 6 less than $41,856).
  • Child must be a resident of Indiana.
  • Families must live in Howard Co to be eligible for this grant.
  • Child must be 4 but not yet 5-years old by August 1, 2017.
  • Parents/guardians must have a service need (working, going to school).
  • Attendance requirement is 85%.

Families may 
Apply Online, Click Here!

or Families may complete a paper application, Click Here!