Construction is underway for a state-of-the-art STEAM pre-K center.
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The new center will give 4-year-olds an early start on education.
“This is by no means a privileged community. It’s a community where parents feel deeply that they want the best for their kids, but they don’t have the advantages that some other communities have economically,” de Blasio said.MORE NEWS: Rudy Giuliani's License To Practice Law Suspended Over Comments About 2020 Election
The new pre-K in Corona will accommodate 300 children and will open in the fall of 2021.