The Universal Pre-K (UPK) program is a voluntary High Quality Educational Program for 4 year old children in Florida. Every four-year old child in Florida shall be provided by the State a high quality pre-kindergarten learning opportunity in the form of an early childhood development and education program which shall be voluntary, high quality, free, and delivered according to professionally accepted standards. An early childhood development and education program means an organized program designed to address and enhance each child's ability to make age appropriate progress in an appropriate range of settings in the development of language and cognitive capabilities and emotional, social, regulatory and moral capacities through education in basic skills. Below is a quick “overview” of the program:
At Children’s World, we want to enrich your child's life with the skills he or she needs to meet the demands of Kindergarten. We have trained teachers waiting to help your child's learning experiences begin!