Time to pre-register

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The May 20 deadline to register your child for pre-kindergarten at Broadalbin-Perth for the 2021-22 school year is quickly approaching. Children who will be at least four years old on or before Dec. 1 who reside in the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District are eligible to attend the program.B-P offers a full-day pre-K program and can accommodate up to 90 children in theprogram. The district provides transportation and students receive free breakfast,snack and lunch for the 2021-22 school year. The district has five pre-kindergartenteachers whose classrooms are located in a newly reconstructed wing of B-PElementary School in Perth..Pre-K slots will be filled through a lottery, in which district officials will randomly select 90 children whose families have turned in completed registration packets by the May 20 deadline. Pre-K slots are not first come, first served.If you are interested in registering your child for pre-K at B-P, fill out a form to request a registration packet be mailed to you: https://bit.ly/3j5M6KSThe completed packet must be received by May 20 in order for your child tobe included in the lottery, which will take place on June 1.A lot of your questions about Broadalbin-PerthÕs pre-k program can likely be answered by visiting the pre-kindergarten page on the district website:https://www.bpcsd.org/pre-k/If you have additional questions or concerns, contact the districtÕs pre-K parent advocate Kaila Saltsman at (518) 954-2702 or by email at saltsmank@bpcsd.org. (Photo submitted)

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The May 20 deadline to register your child for pre-kindergarten at Broadalbin-Perth for the 2021-22 school year is quickly approaching. Children who will be at least four years old on or before Dec. 1 who reside in the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District are eligible to attend the program. B-P offers a full-day pre-K program and can accommodate up to 90 children in the program. The district provides transportation and students receive free breakfast, snack and lunch for the 2021-22 school year. The district has five pre-kindergarten teachers whose classrooms are located in a newly reconstructed wing of B-P Elementary School in Perth. Pre-K slots will be filled through a lottery, in which district officials will randomly select 90 children whose families have turned in completed registration packets by the May 20 deadline. Pre-K slots are not first come, first served.

If you are interested in registering your child for pre-K at B-P, fill out a form to request a registration packet be mailed to you: https://bit.ly/3j5M6KS. The completed packet must be received by May 20 in order for your child to be included in the lottery, which will take place on June 1. A lot of your questions about Broadalbin-Perth’s pre-k program can likely be answered by visiting the pre-kindergarten page on the district website:

https://www.bpcsd.org/pre-k/ If you have additional questions or concerns, contact the district’s pre-K parent advocate Kaila Saltsman at (518) 954-2702 or by email at saltsmank@bpcsd.org.

By Patricia Older