Office of School Readiness and Prekindergarten Programs (OSRPP)
2638 Two Notch Road, Suite 106
Columbia, SC 29204
Rhonda Wiley, Director
Dr. Kimberly Johnson, Coordinator
Register NOW for the 2021-2022 School Year!
*As of October 1, 2021, there are several FULL school 4K programs.
Please contact the office for a complete listing of those school programs.*
Richland County School District One offers FREE prekindergarten programs for three- and four- year old children. The programs are voluntary and space is limited.
The programs provide developmentally-appropriate teaching and learning opportunities for:
- Social, emotional, and academic awareness and growth;
- Play, collaboration, and exploration;
- Cognitive, physical, and emotional development using a viable curriculum; and
- Certified and passionate educators who are dedicated to their craft and overseeing
the success of young children.
- A child must be three years of age by September 1, 2021.
- The program is offered only at Gadsden Elementary.
- Richland One families will need to provide transportation if accepted into the program.
- A child must be four years of age by September 1, 2021.
- The program is offered through your child’s zoned school (see school list for details).