Three Different VPK Program Options

School Year Program

  • 540 instructional hours
  • Class sizes not to exceed 20 students
  • Instructors must have a Birth through Five Florida  Child Care Professional Credential and complete special training on early literacy performance standards
  • A typical class begins in August

Summer Program

  • 300 instructional hours
  • Class sizes not to exceed 12 students
  • Instructors must have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree
  • A typical class begins the following June

Specialized Instruction Services (VPK-SIS)

  • For children with disabilities who have current individual educational plans developed by the local school district
  • Class sizes vary based on services provided


Click to Apply Today via the Florida Early Learning Family (DEL) Portal. 




Contact Us

Parents: (561) 514-3300
Providers/Administrative: (561) 214-8000
Boynton Beach Administrative Office Hours: 8:30am to 5pm (Monday-Friday)
Palm Springs & Rivera Beach/Port Center Office Hours: 8am to 5:30pm (Monday-Thursday)

Special Notice:

If you require Americans with Disabilities Act accommodations to participate in any ELCPBC event or activity, please notify Christie Young, Single Point of Contact, by phone at 561-214-7424 or by email at within at least seven (7) days of the event. Accommodation will be provided at no extra charge.