Applications available for pre-K spots for 3-year-olds
ALBANY, N.Y. (April
9, 2018) – Applications are available for the lottery
to determine placement this September in City School District of Albany
prekindergarten programs for 3-year-olds
Download an application here. You also can pick up an application at
Central Registration, located at 75 Watervliet Avenue.
The district offers pre-K for 3-year-olds at 15
community organizations, including Head Start.
Please note that to be eligible for a Head
Start prekindergarten program, your family must meet certain income
requirements. For more information, call (518) 463-3175, ext. 139.
Priority will be given to families whose
children would attend Arbor Hill Elementary School, Delaware Community
School, Giffen Memorial Elementary School, Philip Schuyler Achievement
Academy and Sheridan Preparatory Academy.
The deadline to apply for the lottery is April
27. The lottery will be held on May 8.
The mission of
the City School District of Albany is
to work in partnership with our diverse community to engage every
learner in a robust educational program designed to provide the
knowledge and skills necessary for success. The district
than 9,600 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 School.