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For the 2023–24 school year, children are eligible for UPK if they turn 5 years old between September 2 and April 2.

OCESD is currently accepting new enrollment for the 2023-24 school year.

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Universal Pre Kindergarten (UPK)

Universal Pre-Kindergarten is the expansion of the grade level before Kindergarten called Transitional Kindergarten (TK). UPK allows younger students to attend Transitional Kindergarten.

UPK is open to all pupils turning 5 between September 2 and April 2.  Parents may contact their neighborhood school directly to inquire about space availability at their resident school for 2022-2023 UPK enrollment.

For additional information about Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten, click here.