The Pre-K Application Period Opens in March. If you live in New York City and your child was born in 2011, he or she is eligible to attend pre-K in September 2015. Please visit this page again in March for pre-K application information and resources to help you choose programs for your child.
Students with disabilities are encouraged to participate in the pre-K admissions process. Read about pre-K admissions for students who require special education services.
Review the 2014 Pre-Kindergarten Directory and Community-Based Early Childhood Center Directory for information about last year’s pre-K admissions process.
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If you have questions about pre-k admissions, please call (718) 935-2009, email ES_Enrollment@schools.nyc.gov, or visit a Family Welcome Center.