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CYS Pre-K 2021-22

Welcome to the Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield

Child & Youth Services Pre-K Program!  

Registration for the Lottery opens March 1 and will close March 31.

Lottery Drawing will happen April 8th!

Georgia Pre-K is a State funded program that provides a language-rich environment where early learners are introduced to a more formal educational setting to enhance their school readiness skills necessary to enter Kindergarten. 

  • Students must be four years of age on or before 01 September 2021 - NO EXCEPTIONS
  • Sponsor must be a DoD I.D. cardholder (Active Duty & DoD Civilian)
  • The Pre-K program is free of charge and operates for 6.5 hours per day, Monday through Friday.
  • Part-time fees will be assessed for patrons requiring wrap around care. 


Parents will need to email the following documents to sign up for the lottery drawing:

  • 2021 CYS Pre-K Lottery Application
  • Proof of Eligibility/I.D. Card
  • Original Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of Residence (must be a rental agreement or utility bill)
  • LES/Pay Stubs (Total Family Income)

Forms/documents can be emailed to the following email address:

Fort Stewart Bldg. 403 and Bldg. 475: 

HAAF Bldg. 8805: 

Lottery Drawing will be held April 8. Families will be notified if their child's name was drawn in the lottery process. Children who are not selected will be placed on a waiting list. 

Documents due AFTER program entry:

  • GA Certificate of Immunization Form 3231 due within 30 days
  • Georgia Ear, Eye, Dental Screening Screening Form 3300 due within 90 days