Preschool 4 Janesville (P4J)-
Truly a Community Collaboration
by: Angela Lynch, P4J Coordinator
P4J is the School District of Janesville’s 4-year-old Kindergarten program. It is a collaboration of 16 sites in the community and 5 school district classrooms. P4J began in 2008-09 school year and has grown to over 600 students
that enroll every year.
ENROLLING NOW! Many open spots for P4J students.
Please come to the School District of Janesville Educational Services Center (527 S Franklin Street) to enroll.
P4J Mission statement is: To partner with families and the community ensuring quality learning and social foundations for all four-year-old children.
P4J Goal is to prepare students for Kindergarten and beyond.
Our P4J site partners include:
Cargill Christian Preschool and Daycare, Community Kids Learning Center, Creative Children’s Learning Center, Faith’s Little Friends, Goelzer’s First Step Nursery School, Hand in Hand Learning Center, Head Start @ St. Peter’s Church, Janesville Community Day Care Center, Janesville’s Montessori Children’s House, KinderCare, LSS Child’s First Child Care and Preschool, St. Mary’s School, St. Patrick’s School Early Learning Center, St. Paul’s Lutheran Early Childhood Center, YMCA, YWCA Discovery Center, Adams Elementary School, Jackson Elementary School, Jefferson Elementary School, Madison Elementary School, and Wilson Elementary School.
P4J had a booth at the National Night Out sponsored by the Janesville Police Department on August 4th. Over 20 staff members volunteered to help recruit families to sign their 4-year-olds up for P4J. We gave out pencils, tattoos, and prizes to all families that filled out an information form. We wanted to spread the word to the entire community about our outstanding P4J program and the 21 options families have to choose from. Enrollment is open now.