Burke County Smart Start

Burke County Smart Start provides opportunities for four year old preschoolers to attend the Burke County Public Schools. 

NC Pre-K Application
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STEPS Academy Application 
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(formerly Mobile Preschool) 

The sites where the children are being served are: 
  • Drexel
  • Forest Hill
  • George Hildebrand
  • Glen Alpine
  • Hildebran
  • Hillcrest
  • Icard
  • Mountain View
  • Mull
  • Oak Hill
  • Ray Childers
  • Salem
  • Valdese
  • W. A. Young

In compliance with federal law, Burke County Public Schools administers all educational programs, employment activities, and admissions without discrimination against any person based on gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age, or disability.