2024-2025 Application Open
  • Preschool Application Information

    Preschool applications are shared between Onslow County School (OCS) and One Place (Partnership for Children). Therefore, families only need to complete one application per child. 

    Parents/families are encouraged to apply if:

    • Your child lives in the Onslow County School District. Proof of residency is required.

    • Your child is aged Birth to 4 years old on or before August 31st. 

    Programs to Apply for:

    1. Early Head Start (children ages birth to 3 years old)
    2. 3School (children aged 3 on or before August 31st)
    3. Head Start (children ages 3 or 4, on or before August 31st)
    4. NCPK (children age 4 on or before August 31st)
    5. Title I (children age 4 on or before August 31st) 

    Preschool applications are accepted all year long and children may be selected at any time throughout the school year as long as he/she is on the wait-list.   


  • Selections for the Onslow County Schools Preschool Program are ongoing throughout the school year.

    • Our blended program provides several PreK services with different requirements, which means selections for each program area are conducted at different times throughout the summer. 

    • Once the new school year begins, we will continue to select new children for our program as open slots are available throughout the school year.

  • If you have applied for preschool services before, please click on the "Update an Application" button below.  The New Application Process is for any family who has "never" applied for preschool in the Onslow County School System before.

  • New Application

  • Update an Application