Pre-Kindergarten Registration

About Our Pre-K Programs

To be eligible for our Pre-K programs, your child must be 4 years old or will be 4 years old on or before December 1st of the current calendar year. You must also live in the Hudson City School District. Please note that no transportation is provided for these programs.

UPK (Universal Pre-Kindergarten) is a full day program open to students who reside in the Hudson City School District and are currently 4 years old or will be 4 years old by December 1st of the current calendar year. The classroom is in the new primary wing at Montgomery C. Smith Elementary School and it is staffed by district employees.

TPK (Targeted Pre-Kindergarten) is an income-based full day program open to students who reside in the Hudson City School District and are currently 4 years old or will be 4 years old by December 1st of the current calendar year. The classroom is in the new primary wing at Montgomery C. Smith Elementary School and it is staffed by Questar III BOCES employees.

Pre-K Registration Forms

If you are registering your child for Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) or Targeted Pre-Kindergarten (TPK), please print and complete the following forms and return them to the Registration Office in person or by mail (contact information below):

Additional documentation required:

  • Health physical (must be within one year of completion)
  • Current immunization record
  • Parent/guardian photo identification
  • Proof of residency within the HCSD
  • Proof of student’s age

Please note that slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications will be stamped in the order they are received. We will begin accepting completed applications on Monday, March 15, 2021.

WE WILL ACCEPT FULLY COMPLETED REGISTRATION PACKETS ONLY (i.e., the registration form and supporting documents above). If the forms are incomplete or documents are missing, the application will be returned. Partially completed applications will not reserve a spot in the program.

Paper registration forms are also available in the Registration Office (address and contact information below).

Contact Information

Please return completed forms and supporting documentation to:

Hudson City School District Administrative Offices
ATTN: Registrar
215 Harry Howard Ave
Hudson, NY 12534

Or call 518-828-4360 (ext. 8121) to make alternate arrangements.