Pre-K

For preschool program information and to be placed on a waiting list, please contact Diana Brancato at 203-736-5080, ext.5143 or dbrancato@ansonia.org.

Ansonia Public Schools Pre-K Program

The Ansonia Public Schools Pre-K Program is an integrated program serving approximately 100 three and four year olds in Ansonia.  The program receives School Readiness Grant funding and Smart Start Grant funding from the Office of Early Childhood and is accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

There are two locations for the Ansonia Public Schools Pre-K Program:

*Prendergast School, 59 Finney Street

*Mead School, 75 Ford Street

Contact Diana Brancato, School Readiness Coordinator, at dbrancato@ansonia.org or 203-736-5080 ext. 5143 for more information and registration applications.

 

Check out this FREE early childhood resource!

Children’s brains grow rapidly in their earliest years, laying the foundation for the rest of their lives — with learning fueled by play and interactions between children and their parents and caregivers.

Sparkler is a mobile app that helps parents to check in on how their child is doing against key milestones — and provides activities to spark their early learning.

It also has plus evidence-based and FUN do-together activities that you can play with your 0-5 year old to spark their growing heart, mind, and body! 

https://cdi.211ct.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/General_ENGLISH_Sparkler-Handout-for-FAMILIES-w-QR-Code-1.pdf

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Program Hours at Prendergast School

SCHOOL READINESS:
Full Day/Full Year
7:30 AM-5:30 PM
 
SCHOOL READINESS:
Part Day/Part Year
9:00 AM-1:00 PM
 
SMART START:
School Day/School Year
8:30 AM- 2:30 PM
 
Early Dismissal Schedule
 
SCHOOL READINESS:
Full Day/Full Year
7:30 AM-11:30 AM
 
SCHOOL READINESS:
Part Day/Part Year
No 9:00 AM- 1:00 PM
 
SMART START:
School Day/School Year
8:30 AM-11:30 AM
 
Delayed Opening Schedule
 
SCHOOL READINESS:
Full Day/Full Year
9:30 AM-5:30 PM
 
SCHOOL READINESS:
Part Day/Part Year
No 9:00 AM- 1:00 PM
 
SMART START:
School Day/School Year
10:30 AM- 2:30 PM
 

Program Hours at Mead School

 
School Day/School Year
8:45 AM- 2:45 PM
 
Part Day/Part Year
8:45 AM- 11:15 AM
12:15- 2:45 PM
 
Early Dismissal Schedule
School Day/School Year
8:45 AM-11:15 AM
 
Part Day/Part Year
8:45 AM- 11:15 AM
No 12:15 PM- 2:45 PM
 
Delayed Opening Schedule
School Day/School Year
12:45 PM- 2:45 PM
 
Part Day/Part Year
No 8:45 AM- 11:15 AM
12:15 PM- 2:45 PM