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Universal Preschool Act 166 Funding

Please visit the Pre-Kindergarten website for additional information and registration forms.

Act 166, signed into law in 2014, provides for universal access to publicly funded prekindergarten (pre-K) education.
Publicly funded pre-K offers 10 hours per week of free programing for all 3- to 5-year-olds during the academic
year (i.e., 35 weeks). Pre-K education is offered in a variety of settings including center-based programs, home-based programs, Head Start classrooms, private preschool programs, and in public schools.  Programs must be pre-qualified
with the Agency of Education in order to access these fund.




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