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District to Offer Summer VPK Program at Salerno Learning Center

The Martin County School District will offer a Summer VPK Program at Salerno Learning Center, 3400 Lionel Terrace, Stuart, FL 34997, beginning Wednesday, June 24, 2020. The program will take place Monday - Thursday each week through Thursday, July 30, 2020. The hours of operation will be 7:30 am - 5:15 p.m. Families must commit to regular attendance for their child throughout the program session.

In order for a child to be eligible to participate in the program, he/she:

Must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2020

Must NOT have participated in a VPK program during 2019-2020 school year

Must be a Florida resident

Registration for VPK is a multi-step process:

Step 1 - Complete this Google Form to express interest in participating in the program.

Step 2 – Obtain a VPK Certificate of Eligibility. In order to obtain a VPK Certificate of Eligibility, parents must visit to complete the online registration process. For additional information, please contact the Early Learning Coalition of Indian River, Martin and Okeechobee Counties at 1-877-220-1223 ext. 260.

Step 3 – Register your child with the Martin County School District prior to the start of the program. Please contact Mercedes Ryan, VPK Service Manager, at 772-219-1610, x38156 or to make a registration appointment.

Items needed for registration are the VPK Certificate of Eligibility, child’s birth certificate, immunization record, current physical examination and two forms of residence verification.