Every day, there are fun and easy ways to help your child build a lifelong love of reading.
Apply to 3-K the year your child turns three. Your child must be a current New York City resident to apply.
To learn about 3-K options for your child now, fill out the Get-in-Touch form at 3-K Finder(Open external link).
Subscribe to our email list to get updates on when and how to apply for the 2019-2020 school year.
Children Born in 2015 can
apply this winter.
Children born in 2015 will begin pre-K in September 2019. Your child must be a current New York City resident to apply.
All of the following students are welcome to apply to pre-K:
Newly arriving 3-K families should be directed to fill out the Get in Touch form to receive a call from the Outreach Team to explore what 3-K options may be available.
Families may also register directly at district schools or pre-K centers.