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: 

    If you are interested in enrolling in Preschool for the 2023-2024 school year, call our office to schedule a free developmental screening.  This is the first step in the enrollment process.  Appointments may be made beginning Monday, Feb. 6, 2023.  Call 314-824-2074.  You may also email earlyed@fergflor.org for a quicker response.  

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 314-824-2071
  • Cynthia Wise Assistant Director of Early Childhood Special Education - 314-824-2072
  • Preschool

  • Parents as Teachers

  • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

  • Head Start

  • Ferguson Florissant Child Development Centers