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Funds allow Florida county to tackle pre-k learning


August 17, 2002
OutcomesState & Local
Lisa Woods
The Florida Times-Union

About 900 preschoolers in St. Johns County, Florida are attending pre-kindergarten and receiving other education services for young children through a new $3.2 million state program. Educators in Ponte Vedra Beach said the early childhood education will help children become successful later on and help them create the brain matter needed for achievement on tests such as the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.