SFA Brooklyn | UPK
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St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy is an approved UPK site. That means free full-day Pre-Kindergarten is available for 4-year old children. The Academy has 2 UPK classrooms (36 seats).

The application period for the 2021-2022 school year is March 16-24, 2021. You can apply in three ways:


    • Check online nyc.gov/prek


    • Call 311/ 718 – 935 2067 (8am-6pm, M-F)


    • Visit a Welcome Center (8am-3pm, M-F).


For locations: nyc.gov/schools/welcomecenters

The program’s curriculum utilizes the New York State Pre-K Foundation for the Common Core and Learning Goals that focuses on:


    •  Social and Emotional Development


    • Language & Literacy


    • Mathematical and Scientific Thinking


    • Physical Development & Health


    • The Arts


    • Social Studies which develops an understanding of diversity, family, and community