American Rescue Plan Application (ARPA)

Recently the Child Care Stabilization Subgrant (or ARPA) was made available by the Florida Department of Education/Division of Early Learning. The Early Learning Coalition of Osceola County is honored to be the local administrator of these funds. Programs may submit their applications through the provider portal starting on March 7,2022 and the Coalition has gathered materials in order to assist providers in completing a successful application and to answer any questions regarding the use of funds.


Family Portal

  1. How to Complete the School Readiness Enrollment Process (5:50)
  1. How to Complete Developmental Screening Questionnaires (6:32)
  1. How to View Screening Results (2:15)
  1. How to Update Consent Settings (2:35)

Provider Portal

  1. How to Complete and Submit Screenings (3:39)
  1. How to Search for Screening Records (2:20)
  1. How to Add and View Screening Notes (2:39)

Extra, Extra…Read about the Countywide Literacy Initiative

Osceola County School District has initiated a Countywide Literacy Program specifically for Osceola County families and their children.  This program focuses on getting children excited about reading in a fun and interactive environment with the use of a free APP that parents can download on a smartphone, laptop, or tablet.

For more information about this exciting new program you can visit:

OSCReads Flyer