Editor's Note: The following is a news release issued by Lawrence Township Public Schools.
The Lawrenceville Elementary School is now accepting applications for the district’s preschool program for 3-year-olds.
This integrated preschool program will service both typically developing and special needs children. Classes will meet for 2 ½ hours a day, five days per week.
The 3-year-old class will be limited to 16 students.
Special needs students will be placed in the program by identification, evaluation and eligibility procedures outlined in New Jersey Administrative Code.
Placement for eight typically developing three year-old children will be based on a lottery to be held on March 14, 2013. Tuition cost for this program is $300 per month.
Eligibility for this program requires that children must be at least three years of age on or before Oct. 1, 2013, must be a Lawrence Township resident, and must be toilet trained.
Lottery applications are available at all of the township elementary school main offices, the Lawrence Township Board of Education office or on-line at www.ltps.org.
Click on the "Lawrenceville Elementary School" tab and follow the link to the application. Applications must be returned to the Lawrenceville Elementary School, 40 Craven Lane, no later than March 8, 2013.