STEP Academy



           SUPK For East Meadow, Smithtown or Hauppauge School Districts


STEP’s Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program (SUPK)  privately  funded program and is fully licensed program by New York State’s Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS). The OCFS has established a strict set of rules and regulations that must schools must follow in order to maintain their license.

            The SUPK is a free half day program that runs from 9am-11:30pm, 3 days per week. For an additional cost, extra days (Monday-Friday 9am-4pm) are available. We also offer before-care starting at 630am and after-care until 6pm and siblings are welcome from 8 weeks old.

            The SUPK application process will begin on January 6, 2018. All applications must be faxed to 516-706-0581 or emailed to no later than April 13, 2018. You will be notified by email before  by April 15, 2018. Upon acceptance STEP will require a $ 200.00 refundable deposit then you  will be given an open house date to come tour the STEP facility  and complete required paper work. There are a limited number of spots so if you do not register in a timely manner another applicant will be chosen.

             Students eligible to attend SUPK in the fall must be four-years-old on or before December 1st 2018. Students are selected using a lottery system to ensure that all applicants have an equal opportunity to be selected for the program. We retain a numerical waiting list, so in the event of availability we will notify the family of children in the order in which they were chosen , For any further questions please email to 

STEP UPK Application 2018 2019


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