Applications available for pre-K lottery for 3-year-olds
N.Y. (April 8, 2019) -- Applications are available for the lottery to
determine September enrollment in the City School District of Albany’s
prekindergarten program for 3-year-olds.
The district offers pre-K for 3-year-olds at 15 community agencies. Your
child must be 3 by Dec. 1 and live in Albany to qualify.
Download an application here.
You also can pick up an application at Central Registration, located at
75 Watervliet Ave., or any of our elementary schools or community
The lottery will be held on May 9, and applications are due on May 3.
Pre-K programs for 3-year-olds are offered at the follow community
Trinity Nursery and Daycare
Albany Community Action Partnership/Head Start (income eligibility
requiremen; call (518) 447-7345)
to learn more)
Ann Klose First
Early Learning Center
Hackett Boulevard Center
Nathan Lebron Center
Olivia Rorie Center
Arbor Park Child Care Center
Children's Place at the Plaza: Empire State Plaza and State
Education Department building
A Child's Place at Unity/Unity Sunshine of Albany
DIGI Preschool Academy, Inc
Ernestina Dicioccio Day Care Center--Centro Civico
Infinite Day Care
St. Anne Institute
Transportation is not provided to and from pre-K programs.
Families are responsible for transporting their children.
Learn more here. You
also can call the Early Childhood Office at (518) 475-6591 for more
The mission of the City School District of
Albany is to educate and prepare all students for
college and career, citizenship and life, in partnership with our
diverse community. The district serves
students in 18
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students,
including four themed academies at Albany High