The Quincy Public Schools Integrated Pre-Kindergarten Programs serve 3- and 4-year old children with special needs and their typically developing peers. Classes are half-day sessions held on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Children must be 3 years old on or before August 31, 2017 to be considered for these programs. Priority is given to 4-year olds, followed by children who are 3 1/2 or older.
Screenings for entering the Pre-Kindergarten program for the 2017-2018 school year will be held on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 and Tuesday, March 14, 2017. To schedule a screening appointment, please call the school below which meets your eligibility requirements no later than February 10, 2017.
Title I Integrated Pre-Kindergarten Program – Children who reside in the following school districts are eligible for these classes, which are held at the Snug Harbor Pre-School (617-984-8951) and Della Chiesa Early Childhood Center (617-984-8777): Clifford Marshall, Lincoln Hancock, Parker, and Snug Harbor.
City Wide Integrated Pre-Kindergarten Program – Children who reside in a non-Title I school district are eligible for the pre-kindergarten program: Atherton Hough, Beechwood Knoll, Bernazzani, Merrymount, Montclair, Squantum and Wollaston Schools. There is a tuition fee for this pre-kindergarten program, held at the Della Chiesa Early Childhood Center (617-984-8777) and Snug Harbor (617-984-8951.)
Special Education Screening – Consistent with the Special Education Act, Quincy Public Schools conducts a screening for three- and four-year old children in order to identify those who have special needs. Please call the Snug Harbor Pre-School at 617-984-8951 to make a Special Education screening appointment.