All children turning four on or before December 1, 2020 who live in DeRuyter
Central School District are eligible to enroll in pre-kindergarten and all children
turning five on or before December 1, 2020 are eligible to enroll in kindergarten.
The school day begins at 8:00 AM and ends at 3:00 PM. Breakfast and lunch are
free to all DCS students. Students four and older are eligible to receive bus
transportation. Parents/guardians are invited to call (315) 852- 3400 to request an
Children who attend early education programs start school with the pre-academic
and social skills they need to succeed in elementary school and beyond. Their
improved academic performance has been shown to increase social attachments to
school and lead to a positive school experience. We look forward to welcoming your
child into our learning community and starting them on a successful path! Please
contact Jenny Valente, PK-5 Principal/Director of Special Education, at 315- 852-3400 x 7122 or via email at
email@example.com with questions.