How to Sign Up for Free, Quality Pre-K Through PHLpreK

Posted by City of Philadelphia on August 4, 2020

Enrollment for PHLpreK is open! The City is offering free, quality pre-K at over 130 locations throughout Philadelphia this year. You can sign up by contacting a participating provider.

There are two ways to find a PHLpreK provider near you:

  1. Call 844-PHL-PREK for assistance finding a provider
  2. Visit for a full list and map of providers

PHLpreK requirements:

  • Your child must be 3 or 4 years old by September 1, 2020
  • Your family must live in Philadelphia
  • There are no income or employment requirements

PHLpreK and COVID-19:

Please note that all providers must follow new safety and cleaning protocols, in compliance with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. These include:

  • Mask requirements
  • Social distancing and limited class sizes
  • New cleaning protocols

The safety of PHLpreK students, families, and staff is our top priority.

Learn more and enroll your child:

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