The 14th Street Y will be closing on Monday, September 26, and Tuesday, September 27 for Rosh Hashanah. Programming will resume as usual on Wednesday, September 28. L’Shana Tova!

Preschool Application 2022 – 2023

14th Street Y Preschool and Prelude to Preschool: Fall 2022 – Spring 2023

If your child is 2 by September 2023, we welcome you to apply for the 14th Street Y Preschool.
For another wonderful option, apply to our Prelude to Preschool program for children ages 12 – 34 months.

After we receive your application, you will receive a link to schedule a virtual tour to learn more about our program. If you would like a virtual tour prior to submitting an application, please sign up at the following link:

Please free to reach out with any questions to Catherine Wenglowski, Manager of Early Childhood Admissions, at

Financial aid is available according to demonstrated need and applications will be available by request. If you have any questions, call Julia Massey, Associated Director of Early Childhood Operations, at 646-395-4338 or email

Prelude to Preschool & Preschool Application 2022 – 2023

  • About Your Child

  • Any evaluations or information on special services received can be submitted to Nili Shriber, Director of Preschool at
  • Please indicate which program and schedule you're interested in.

  • Preschool (2–4 Years)

  • Prelude to Preschool (12 – 34 Months)

    This program is rolling admission.
  • Application Fee

    Please note that a non-refundable $75 application fee is payable by credit card.
  • $0.00
  • MasterCard
    Supported Credit Cards: MasterCard, Visa