Please note that 14Y’s building will be closed on Monday, June 24 for an important facilities upgrade. Please contact us at with any questions.

Preschool Application 2024 – 2025

14th Street Y Preschool and Prelude to Preschool Fall 2024 – Spring 2025

If your child is 2 by September 2024, 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, please click here to schedule at tour.

If you have any questions, please contact Catherine Wenglowski, Manager of Early Childhood Admissions, at or call 646-395-4327.

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 2024 – 2025

  • About Your Child

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

  • Preschool (2–4 Years)

    These two extended day options are available for all Preschool families.
  • 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.
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  • MasterCard
    Supported Credit Cards: MasterCard, Visa