Hillcrest offers pre-kindergarten classes. The FCPS Pre-Kindergarten program is a state-funded program for four-year olds who meet the following eligibility requirements:
Child must be four years old on or before September 1st of the current school year
Child must reside in Frederick County
Children whose families qualify under the Free and Reduced-Price Meal income guidelines and children who are homeless or in foster care receive automatic placement into the Pre-Kindergarten program.
Details about how to register students for pre-kindergarten in Frederick County Public Schools.