Universal Prekindergarten Program
Universal Pre-kindergarten (UPK) is a New York State funded program specifically designed for four-year-olds not eligible for kindergarten.UPK is a developmentally appropriate, learner-centered educational program to help four-year-olds develop physically, socially, emotionally, linguistically, culturally, and intellectually. The program has a strong emphasis on early literacy and early numeracy to help prepare children for kindergarten.Basic eligibility requirements:
- must be a Clarence School District resident
- child must be 4 years old by December 1 of the school year
2018-19 School YearIf you have children who will turn 4 by December 1, 2018 and wish to add them to our waitlist for this year, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information. The waitlist remains active for the entire school year.Child Name:DOB:Address:Parent/Guardian name(s):Best contact number:2019-20 School YearApplications for the 2019 school year will be live on March 4, 2019.We will also host a parent night that evening, during which we will go over the program and the application process.