Welcome to Early Childhood

  • Early Childhood in the Raytown School District is composed of New Trails Early Learning Center, Parents as Teachers, Three Trails Preschool, and Success By 6.  It is our belief that early learning is important to success in school, and we are pleased to help families get started in Raytown through our Early Childhood Programs.

    Early Childhood Informational Packet
    Información de Aprendizaje Temprano


    Raytown Early Childhood Programs

    Do you have a 3 or 4 year old?  Raytown School District offers Early Childhood programs at 2 buildings:  

    New Trails Early Learning Center  &  Three Trails Preschool

     The following programs are available for our youngest learners:

    Type of Program


    How to Enroll

    Early Childhood Special Education

    New Trails

    Must Qualify*

    Title I

    New Trails

    Must Qualify*

    Head Start

    Three Trails

    Must Qualify*

    4 Year Old Pre-K

    New Trails & Three Trails

    ANY 4 year old

    (*must turn 4 before August 1, 2018)

    *To qualify the following things are considered:  child has a disability or developmental delays or family has significant financial  need;  any child that turns 5 before August 1, 2018 needs to enroll in kindergarten

    Children who turn 4 before August 1, 2018 will be accepted for the 18-19 school year. 

    Children who do not turn 4 before August 1, 2018 may be eligbile for another program.  

    For more information visit the New Trails  and  Three Trails webpage or call (816)269-7430 or  (816)268-7145.


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