The Preschool Special Education Program serves children ages 3 to 5 who are physically, mentally or developmentally disabled, and who are approved by their local school district's Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE). The county contracts with and pays all preschool providers and sits in on the CPSE meetings.
Call for details
Call Capital District Child Care Coordinating Council 518-426-7181 Ext. 315; After hours, leave a message at 518-426-7181 Ext. 374.
Intake occurs at the child's school district. A referral made via a phone call to the CPSE office at the child's home school district is required. School districts served in Schenectady County include Burnt Hills Ballston Lake Central Schools, Duanesburg Central Schools, Mohonasen Central Schools, Niskayuna Central Schools, Schalmont Central Schools, Schenectady City School District, Scotis-Glenville School District, and South Colonie Central Schools.
Proof of residency, assessment results, approval through CPSE.
Children age 3 to 5 who demonstrate delays or have an eligible diagnosis. Eligibility is determined after clinical assessment is completed
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Physical Site Address 1
107 Nott Terrace Suite 306
Physical Site City, State, Zip
Schenectady, NY 12308
518-386-2824 Service/Intake or 518-386-2818 Service/Intake