Early Childhood Education Program


    The Ferguson-Florissant School District is recognized nationally as a leader in the field of Early Education. For more than 35 years, the District, in partnership with the state of Missouri, has worked with Early Education experts to develop programs that have been adopted statewide and now serve as national models. 

    The strong support of the Ferguson-Florissant Board of Education and the Administration's commitment to early childhood education make it possible for the District to offer families the following programs: 

    We are no longer accepting screening appointments for the 2023-2024 school year.  If your child has a current IEP (Individualized Education Plan), or if you have questions related to early childhood special education services, you may contact the Early Childhood Special Education Office at 314-824-2073.  
    For questions related to Head Start located at Bermuda Primary School, please contact Kathy McGee at 314-687-1972 or send an email to kmcgee@fergflor.org.
    For questions related to developmental screenings, preschool enrollment, the Child Development Center located at Lee Hamilton or if you would like to check the status of your child's enrollment, please send an email to earlyed@fergflor.org.  

Early Education Programs

  • Parents as Teachers
  • Preschool (Ages 3 & 4)
  • Head Start Program
  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • Developmental Screenings
  • Child Development Centers
  • LINK
  • Family Time


  • Shantana Herd-Luckett, Ed. S. Director of Early Education
  • Cynthia Wise Assistant Director of Early Childhood Special Education

Important Phone Numbers

  • Preschool

  • Parents as Teachers

  • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

  • Head Start

  • Ferguson Florissant Child Development Centers