Countdown to Kindergarten is ON! Join us virtually each week for an activity for your soon-to-be kindergartener. These activities will encourage your child to READ, TALK and PLAY, helping set the stage for fun as they prepare for kindergarten. 


Join us on Facebook for the video premier, or catch the recordings the next week on this page.

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Countdown to Kindergarten Schedule

Videos will premier at 10 a.m. on the First 5 Lex Facebook page!

  • June 20: KET

  • June 27: Lexington Ballet

  • July 4: ARTplay Children’s Studio 

  • July 11: Bluegrass Greensource

  • July 18: Miss Emily Helton the OT

  • July 25: Explorium of Lexington

  • August 1: Lexington Public Library 

  • August 8: Mrs. Caryn Ray, Physical education Teacher FCPS 

  • August 8:  Lexington Legends (Double Header!)


Videos and Resources

Videos are posted the week after they are released on Facebook!

Kindergarten Registration

Any child who turns 5 years old on or before Aug. 1 is eligible for full-day kindergarten, per state regulations. Learn more about registering for kindergarten on the Fayette County Public Schools website!