Apply Now for West Babylon’s 2023-2024 UPK Program

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The Universal PreKindergarten program will be funded by a New York State grant.

The UPK program will be run by SCOPE and will be housed out of select elementary schools. Parents must provide transportation to and from the program.

To be eligible, your child must turn 4 years old on or before Dec. 1, 2023. Applicants will be selected by a lottery to attend this full day program. In order to participate in this lottery, ALL completed forms and required documentation must be submitted via email to Central Registration at or hand delivered to Central Administration Registration Office, 10 Farmingdale Road, West Babylon, NY 11704 or fax to (631) 376-7019 by 4:00 PM on Wednesday, April 26, 2023.

Applications for West Babylon School District’s 2023-24 Universal PreKindergarten program lottery can be found on our website

The lottery will take place virtually on Friday, May 12th, 2023 at 10:00 AM. The Zoom link for the lottery will be posted on our website. At this time, we do not have the exact number of spots available. We are waiting for finalized numbers from New York State.

Residents who are accepted into the program will need to complete additional documents required by SCOPE.

Please contact Mr. Scott Payne, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction with any questions at (631) 376-7020 or or Ms. Susan Curley, District Registrar at (631) 376-7022.

Date Added: 4/6/2023