Pre-K and Kindergarten Program
Ervin Early Learning Center: (816) 316-8400
Freda Markley Early Childhood Center: (816) 316- 8500
The Hickman Mills C-1 School District Pre-Kindergarten Program is designed to provide a child-centered, literacy focused curriculum in order to ensure that children are prepared for success in Kindergarten and beyond.Hickman Mills will educate all four year olds in the district, (approximately 600) as distinguished by:
- A full day instructional program that services our students five days a week
- Utilizing Freda Markley Early Childhood Center to its full capacity (approximately 300 students)
- Re-purposing Ervin Middle School as Ervin Early Learning Center to serve approximately 300 pre-k students, and all of the district’s kindergarten students (approximately 550)
Early Childhood Centers Start Times
- Ervin Early Learning Center
Pre-Kindergarten 7:40 a.m. – 2:10 p.m.
Kindergarten 7:40 a.m.– 2:40 p.m.
- Freda Markley Early Childhood Center 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- All classroom supplies for Pre-K students will be provided. Pre-K students will only be required to bring a backpack