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We have pre-K seats available in Brooklyn & Queens!

June 12, 2014 / SCO News

Four of SCO’s Community-Based Early Childhood Centers (CBECC) in Brooklyn and Queens have pre-kindergarten seats available!

For more information on securing your child’s spot in one of our free full-day pre-K programs, parents can  contact the individual centers directly using the contact phone numbers below. Parents are urged to apply by June 26th to find the best option for their child.

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FirstStepNYC (P.S./I.S. 41), 225 Newport St.\,      Brownsville\, Brooklyn, (929) 234-6870

Shirley Chisholm Early    Childhood Education Center, 69-71 Saratoga Ave.\, Bushwick\, Brooklyn, (718) 443-4100

Morris Koppelman Early Childhood Education Center, 774 Saratoga Ave.\, Brownsville\, Brooklyn, (718) 345-6666

Jerome Hardeman Early Childhood Education Center, 29-49 Gilmore St.\, East Elmhurst\, Queens, (718) 779-1660


Learn more about SCO’s early childhood programs at

Parents can also apply online for one of the 25,000 seats offered by CBECCs citywide at, where information on each program is available. Use the School Search tool at or text “prek” to 877877 to find CBECCs programs near you.


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