Our Early Childhood Center builds strong kids, families, and communities through our Universal Pre-K program. Our robust curriculum and safe, nurturing environment create a space for your family to grow and learn together.

Universal Pre-K

About the Program

The Universal Pre-K Program 

The Ridgewood YMCA presents NYC’s free Universal Pre-Kindergarten, a quality program five days a week! Children will be in contact with highly qualified, certified teachers and personnel.  Our curriculum places a high priority on creating an environment in the classroom that encourages children to experiment, explore, and pursue their own interests.


How to Apply

Contact us by e-mail or phone.  You can also stop by our offices at 69-02 64th St, Queens, NY 11385, and pick up a paper application. 

To register online for Ridgewood YMCA's Pre-K program as your first choice, enter code QBEK

For more information, please contact Sabrina Snyder at ssnyder@ymcanyc.org

Children born in 2017 are eligible for Pre K. 



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