Preschool Applications Now Available

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Albany County School District #1 is pleased to offer the All Ready Preschool Program at Linford Elementary School.  This program is subsidized by the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) grant and by monies from Albany County School District.  To be eligible for this program, families must fill out the application in its entirety, including social security number for the child, name and age of each household member and income.  Proof of income, copy of state certified birth certificate, and current immunizations are required before the application will be processed.  Other requirements include students being three by August 1, potty-trained, and a US citizen with a current social security number.

Linford Elementary offers two separate sessions, a morning session and an afternoon session. The morning session begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 11:00 a.m. with the afternoon session running from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. We also follow the school district calendar; however, preschool starts the Tuesday after Labor Day weekend.

Completed applications may be returned to Linford Elementary on or before Friday, June 10, 2022.  After June 10, please contact Jan Lawrence at Basic Beginnings Daycare at 307-742-9332 regarding the application process.

If you have questions, please contact Emily Warpness, preschool teacher at Linford Elementary, at 721-4439 or  You can also contact Jan Lawrence at Basic Beginnings at 742-9332 regarding the status of your application.

ACSD1 Teacher of the Year!!

We are excited to announce our very own Mrs. McManamen was named the Albany County School District 1 Teacher of the Year!!!