The Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program (UPK) is funded by New York State for Rochester City School District residents who have children ages 3 and 4. We offer this program at both our Center City and South Avenue locations.
Who is eligible
A child who will turn 3 or 4 on or before December 1st and is a Rochester City School District resident is eligible for free Pre-K.
The program runs Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.
Universal Pre-K aligns with the City School District Calendar.
*Before and aftercare is available from 6:30 am through 5:30 pm*
Families must enroll with Rochester Childfirst Network (RCN) and also apply through Rochester City School District and select Rochester Childfirst Network as their choice of placement. RCN staff can assist families with this process.CONTACT ENROLLMENT!