Pre-Kindergarten Registration

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Pre-K Applications (2019-2020 School Year)welcome to pre-k

We are currently accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program and the Targeted Pre-Kindergarten (TPK) program. (Please note that no transportation is provided for these programs.)

To be eligible for our Pre-K programs, your child must be 4 years old, or will be 4 years old on or before December 1, 2019. You must also live in the Hudson City School District.

About Our Pre-K Programs

UPK (Universal Pre-Kindergarten) is a full day program open to students who reside in the Hudson City School District and are currently 4 years old or will be 4 years old by December 1, 2019. The class will be in the new primary wing at the Montgomery C. Smith School, and it is staffed by district employees.

TPK (Targeted Pre-Kindergarten) is an income-based full day program open to students who reside in the Hudson City School District and are currently 4 years old or will be 4 years old by December 1, 2019. The classroom will be in the new primary wing at the Montgomery C. Smith School, and is staffed by Questar employees.

Parents/guardians of pre-kindergarten students are encouraged to download and review the Universal Pre-Kindergarten Parent Handbook (PDF), which contains information about the program goals and policies.

Pre-K Registration Forms

If you are registering your child for Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) or Targeted Pre-Kindergarten (TPK), please print and complete the following forms and return them to Nikki DeDominicis, Registrar, in person or by mail (contact information below):

  • Paper forms are being mailed (check back for electronic forms)

Paper versions of registration forms are also available in the Registration Office (address and contact information below).

Please note that slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications will be stamped in the order they are received.

WE WILL ACCEPT FULLY COMPLETED REGISTRATION PACKETS ONLY (i.e., the registration form and supporting documents above). The TPK program is based on income, so it is important to completely fill out the Income Verification Form.

If the forms are incomplete or documents are missing, the application will be returned. Partially completed applications will not reserve a spot in the program.

Contact Information

Please return completed forms and supporting documentation to:

Hudson City School District Administrative Offices
ATTN: Registrar
215 Harry Howard Ave
Hudson, NY 12534

Or call 518-828-4360, ext. 2103 to make alternate arrangements.

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