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District 2 Pre-K Center at 425 East 35th Street

Grades: Pre-K
425 East 35th Street
New York NY 10016
Phone: 212-251-6660

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District 2 Pre-K Center at 425 East 35th Street is a district Pre-K center run by the Department of Education that provides preschool for 4 year olds. The center is in its own building, in Midtown. This school shares a building with PS 281 in Midtown.

Teachers ask children questions, invite back-and-forth conversation to develop language skills, mutual respect and promote positive social interactions.

This school prioritizes children who live in District 2 but anyone is welcome to apply. To see if your address is in the district for this program please use our school search. For more information about 3-K and Pre-K enrollment and advice on how to find a program, please visit our Pre-K page.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

What is the Pre-K like?

From the NYC Program Assessment (CLASS and ECERS-R) Database through 2018-2019

Instruction: Teachers ask kids to explain their reasoning when they solve problems
Activities: Children explore art, music, sand/water, dramatic play and more
Language: Teachers talk and listen to kids in a supportive way
Interaction: Teachers ask kids good questions and invite back-and-forth conversation

Who does this school serve?

From the 2020-21 Demographic Snapshot

For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location


Midtown (District 2)
Trains: 6 Line to 33 St
Buses: M15, M15-SBS, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS


Aneesha Jacko

Other Details

Shared campus?
This school shares a building with PS 281
Metal detectors?

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