568-6730     300 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh, NY 12550

Pre-K Center

Program Information



Universal Pre-Kindergarten

Full day Prekindergarten for any student residing in the Newburgh School District who will be 4 years old on or before 12/1/20.

The NECSD Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program is designed to develop school readiness and facilitate a greater success with your child’s transition from preschool, kindergarten and early elementary education. 

 

Universal Pre-Kindergarten Registration - July 1st – July 15th

UPK registration is available online at https://www.newburghschools.org

 

Option #1A- If you choose a District school option, your child’s UPK school is assigned based on your home address or alternate bus stop request provided at the time of registration. Bus transportation is provided.

 

District Elementary Schools with UPK may include:

 

Balmville

5144 US-9W, Newburgh 845-563-8550

https://www.newburghschools.org/balmville.php

 

Gardnertown

6 Plattekill Turnpike, Newburgh 845-568-6400

https://www.newburghschools.org/gardnertown.php

 

Horizons on Hudson

137 Montgomery Street, Newburgh 845-563-3725

https://www.newburghschools.org/horizons.php

 

Gidney Avenue Memorial School

300 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh

https://www.newburghschools.org/gamstech.php 845-563-8450

Tara Marshall, Principal, 845-568-6730

 

Option #1B- If you choose a Community Based school option, your child’s UPK school is assigned based on your home address or alternate bus stop provided at the time of registration. Bus transportation is provided.

 

Option #2- If you can provide your own transportation, you can choose a UPK site at one of our community partner agencies and enjoy all that our UPK program has to offer plus some flexible options as needed:

 

Community Based Organizations include:

 

Little Harvard

63 Lawrence Avenue, New Windsor

Darlene Swart, Director 845-565-6112

Antonia Uszenski, Owner

littleharvardnw98@gmail.com

http://www.littleharvard.org/

  

Windsor Academy

271 Quassaick Avenue, New Windsor

Jenn Hawkes, Director 845-562-3711

Rita Epstein, Owner

jenn@windsoracademy.org

http://www.windsoracademy.org/

 

SUNY Lab School at the Newburgh Campus

1 Washington Center, Newburgh

Kimberly Huchko, Director 845-857-5492

kimberlyhuchko@sunyorange.edu

https://sunyorange.edu/labschool/

 

Head Start of Eastern Orange County*

49 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh

Ann Pagliaro, Director 845-562-0380

enroll@hseoc.org

https://www.hseoc.org/

*Half Day Programming/Eligibility requirements apply

 

 

NECSD Universal Pre-Kindergarten Important Dates 2020-21

Universal Pre-Kindergarten Registration Lottery Window

July 1, 2020 - July 15, 2020

Visit the District Office of Registration website for online registration application and process. https://www.newburghschools.org/page.php?page=19

Universal Pre-Kindergarten registration is not on a first come, first serve basis. You can register on any day during the lottery dates. Registration will be ongoing following the lottery window. Late registrations will be accepted and waiting lists will be created if needed.

 

Need more information?

District Office of Registration  

Email registration@necsd.net

Registration information will be available at www.newburghschools.org

  

 

QUICK CONTACT

Main Switchboard
845.563.3400
Food Services
845.563.3424
Registration
845.563.5437
BOE Clerk
845.563.3503
Transportation
845.568.6833
Payroll
845.563.3440
Athletics
845.563.5419
Business/Fin.
845.563.3448
Human Resources
845.563.3460
Technology
845.568.6542
Tax Office
845.563.3490
Newburgh Free Library
845.563.3600

SCHOOLS

Balmville
845.563.8550
Fostertown
845.568.6425
Gardnertown
845.568.6400
GAMS Tech
845.563.8450
Horizons
845.563.3725
Meadow Hill
845.568.6600
New Windsor
845.563.3700
Temple Hill
845.568.6450
Vails Gate
845.563.7900
Heritage Middle
845.563.3750
South Middle
845.563.7000
NFA Main
845.563.5400
NFA North
845.563.8400
NFA West
845.568.6560