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Pre-Kindergarten
The BCSD Pre-Kindergarten program is free and open to all children who live in the City of Binghamton and who will be at least 4 years old by December 1 (or 3 years old for some locations.) Classes are held Monday through Friday, September through June, following the school district calendar.
The district does not provide transportation.
 
Complete the registration forms and return to
 Attendance and Pupil Services 
98 Oak St. 
Binghamton, NY 13905

Openings Available for Transitional Kindergarten
There are some openings available for Transitional Kindergarten.  Children must be five years old by Dec. 1.  For information please contatct Brenda Lidestri at 762-8100 ext. 308.  
Area Pre-K Teachers Participate in Professional Development
 
Pre-K teachers from around the region participated in a day of professional development at BOCES. Paul Volkert offered a math workshop in the morning and Anne Marie DePalmo and Mary Ellen Lollie presented about the connections between Conscious Discipline and Responsive Classroom in the afternoon.
More Information
Registration Forms
Participating Universal Pre-K sites
Participating sites include:
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
Binghamton High School
Calvin Coolidge Elementary School
MacArthur Elementary School
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
West Middle School
MacArthur Integrated/Handicapped Children's Association 
Horace Mann Integrated/Family Enrichment Network
Wilson Headstart/Family Enrichment Network
Cherry Street/Family Enrichment Network
Saratoga Terrace/Family Enrichment Network
BCC
Binghamton YMCA
Binghamton YWCA
Discovery Center
Jewish Community Center
Kurious Kids Play and Childcare Center
Campus Preschool at Binghamton University
 
For more information, contact our Pre-K office at 762-8197
Building Brighter Futures

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Contact information

Pre-K Office of Early Education
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
262 Conklin Avenue

Phone: 607-762-8197
 
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