Early Childhood

Pre-K for All

Pre-K for All is an historic initiative that brings free, full-day, high-quality pre-K to every four-year-old in New York City, preparing our city’s youngest learners for success in school and life.

Why Pre-K?

Every student in New York City deserves to start school with the skills, knowledge, and understanding that will enable him or her to succeed.

Independent Research

92% of families surveyed rated their child’s Pre-K for All program good or excellent.

Applying to Pre-K

Find a pre-K, get information about applying, and enroll your child in a program.

Parents and Families

Learn about how best to help your preschooler before and in pre-K.


Find resources and information for pre-K programs and classrooms.