There is an exciting opportunity for Jefferson County School District Families to sign up their child for a pre-school program at no extra cost.

Waterford Upstart is a kindergarten readiness program. It provides four-year-old children access to some of the highest form of academic support in early education. The program is funded by one of their philanthropic partners.

One of the best parts is that this comes at NO COST  to families. Upstart is meant to provide access to this early education to underserved fmailies in the home by providing support, technology and internet if necessary. They’re hoping to get as many rural and low income children as they can registered in this program.

Upstart can help remove barriers to make sure all kids are ready for kindergarten.

WHO: Families with children who are on track to enter Kindergarten in September of 2022.

WHAT: Waterford Upstart Program for 4-year-old children.

WHEN: Register your kid today by either calling 888-982-9898 or visiting

WHERE: Learn from the comfort of your own home! 

WHY: Children without access to early education may enter school as many as two years behind and may never catch up.

HOW: Here is everything you need to know to understand how this works. Click here.