Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) is a special Early Childhood program which was established by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) and contracted School Districts to provide an early learning experience for the children of eligible families. Eligible families are defined as those who live in a contracted School District and have children who will be four years old by December 1, 2019.
This is an Early Childhood program conducted with a qualified teacher and an assistant in every class. The children attend five (5) half days for 2 1/2 hours each day, for 180 days per school year, AT NO COST TO YOU. There are also a LIMITED number of slots in a Full-Day (5-Hour) Pre-K program. Placement will be determined based on income eligibility, and other criteria.You can request consideration for the full-day program on the Full-Day Pre-Kindergarten page of this application.
IT IS IMPORTANT TO RETURN THE COMPLETED APPLICATION BY APRIL 12, 2019 to
Universal Pre-Kindergarten of East Ramapo Central School District
101 Pomona Road (Pomona Middle School )
Suffern, NY 10901
If an application is received after April 12, 2019 and slots are still available, the applicant will be considered for placement. When mailing, emailing,or faxing an application, please call our office to make sure it was received.