Long Island Family Concerned After Twins Split Up In School District's Pre-K Lottery SystemLucas and Logan Steffenson seem like they're joined at the hip.
New York City Gearing Up For Next Fall's Full-Day Pre-KMayor Bill de Blasio said 73,000 children are expected to attend pre-K next fall, and he's promising a seat to each and every one of them.
37,000 Families Sign Up For NYC Pre-Kindergarten In First WeekCity officials credited the jump in numbers to a wider awareness of the program compared to last year.
Pre-Kindergarten Registration Begins In NYCThe sign-up period began Monday. All 4-year-olds are entitled to a slot in the free program this September. The initial sign-up period ends April 24.
Mayor De Blasio Pushes Pre-K Enrollment On First Day Of Sign UpsOn Sunday, New York parents began enrolling their kids in pre-K classes.
De Blasio: City Has Met Its Pre-Kindergarten Enrollment GoalMayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that his administration has met its goal of enrolling more than 53,000 children in full-day prekindergarten classes.
City Begins Hiring Teachers For New Pre-Kindergarten ProgramsSchool may be out for kids, but it remained in session Monday for city education officials now in the process of hiring pre-kindergarten teachers.
NYC Amps Up Teacher Recruiting, Training Ahead Of Fall Pre-K ExpansionNew York City is on a teacher recruiting and training blitz as it prepares to take on tens of thousands of additional pre-kindergarten students this fall.
First Round Of Full-Day Pre-K Acceptances Sent Out To Waiting ParentsMayor Bill de Blasio and the Department of Education announced the first wave of acceptances to the city’s expanded pre-kindergarten programs Thursday.
10,400 New Pre-Kindergarten Seats Coming To NYC By SeptemberMayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that New York City will open 10,400 more full-day pre-kindergarten seats by September.
Mayor De Blasio Pitches Pre-K To Little League Parents In BrooklynMayor Bill de Blasio is urging parents to sign their children up for pre-kindergarten next fall.
Mayor De Blasio Announces 4,200 Additional Pre-K Seats, Urges Parents to EnrollMayor Bill de Blasio urged parents to sign their children up for pre-kindergarten as he announced the addition of more than 4,200 brand new full-day pre-K seats across New York City.
Volunteers To Help Sandy-Ravaged Rockaways Facility Get Ready For Universal Pre-KWork gets under way this week at the West End Temple to transform the ruins of Sandy into Mayor Bill de Blasio's much talked about vision for pre-K.
Charter School Advocates Praise Budget Deal Between New York Leaders, Gov. CuomoThe deal includes the first ever state funded universal pre-kindergarten program as well as new protections for charter schools.
Lawmakers Hammering Out Deal On Pre-K Funding For N.Y. State BudgetNew York state legislative leaders said Wednesday they were closing in on a deal to fund pre-kindergarten, and discussing a delay to Common Core academic standards as they tried to finalize budget bills this week.