COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates & Resources

All Fonda-Fultonville schools are closed until at least April 15 due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health situation. For important notices, learning resources, food distribution plans and information about childcare for emergency workers, visit the updates/information page.

Pre-K registration is now open through April 12

Fonda-Fultonville is now accepting applications for prekindergarten registration for the 2020-21 school year. FFCS offers a full-day pre-k program and can accommodate up to 54 children. 

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The deadline to register for prekindergarten for the 2020-21 school year is April 10, 2020.

Children who reside in the school district and who will be four (4) years old on or before Dec. 1, 2020 are eligible to apply for prekindergarten during the 2020-21 school year. If your child turns five (5) earlier than Dec. 1, 2020, they are over the age limit for the program, and should participate in our kindergarten program.

For more pre-k information, including important dates, visit our pre-k information page.

Application instructions

Download the application, print and return completed forms by 1 p.m. on April 10.  Paper applications are also available in the elementary and middle school offices. Please mail or hand deliver forms to Fonda-Fultonville Central School District, Data Coordinator, 112 Old Johnstown Road, P.O. Box 1501, Fonda, NY 12068.

Applications must be filled out completely and correctly by a parent with custodial authority or by a legal guardian. Incomplete applications cannot be processed.

Please fill out one application for each child applying. If necessary, a lottery will be held on April 24 at 8:30 a.m. in the high school auditorium.

About the program

There are three full-day pre-k classes that are held Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Our teachers are Kayla Kucel, Kimberly McClarren and Kristen Wieczenski. Each class incorporates academic, independent and play stations throughout the day.

Transportation is available to and from school and students may either bring their breakfast lunch or participate in our school meal program. Families can apply for free and reduced-price meals. The district provides before-school care beginning at 7:45 a.m. After-school care services will not be provided during the 2020-21 school year.

Fonda-Fultonville pre-k in the news

FFCS teachers say students in pre-k program are ahead,” published by the Amsterdam Recorder April 2017