2021 Pre-Kindergarten Program

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The South Bend Empowerment Zone is excited to announce the addition of pre-kindergarten classrooms for 2021-2022 school year to each of its elementary schools:

Coquillard Elementary | Harrison Elementary | Warren Elementary | Wilson Elementary

Each school will offer two-sessions per day, with class sizes of no more than 15 students. Harrison Elementary’s PreK will offer Dual Language Immersion classrooms.

Pre-K Schedule

Morning Session
Afternoon Session
Harrison | Warren | Wilson
8:00am to 11:00am
12:30pm to 3:30pm
8:00am to 11:15am
12:45pm to 4:00pm

High Quality FREE Preschool Featuring:

  • Licensed teachers who are passionate about students and early childhood education 
  • Highly skilled pre-k teacher assistants in every classroom
  • Small class sizes and personalized attention, with a class size limit of 15, and two adults leading each classroom 
  • Beautiful and bright classrooms with the highest-quality materials and resources 
  • Nationally recognized High Scope curriculum – a highly regarded curriculum for pre-kindergarten 
  • Free transportation, meals, and snacks provided


We are now accepting applications to register for the PreK lottery to each of our locations. Enrollment slots will be decided by a lottery. The second round of applications closes on July 29th. You can apply online by clicking below or in person at each elementary school.

If you have any questions, you can call any elementary school.

  • Coquillard: (574) 393-2000
  • Harrison: (547) 393- 3000
  • Warren: (574) 393- 2800
  • Wilson: (574) 393- 3700

Parents will be notified of lottery results by August 6th. Selected families will have the opportunity to visit their schools preK open house August 27th, with the first day of PreK beginning on August 30.

For additional information please contact an Empowerment Zone school office at the phone numbers listed above.thth