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Have you Heard the News???
  • FY 2010-2011 budget signed 7/6/2010 cuts Pre-K Counts by $1.172 million to $85.240 million. The Head Start Supplemental Assistance Program is cut by $1.096 million to $38.384 million. Estimated 300 children to lose high quality pre-K.
  • By July 2010, over 5,000 children on the waiting lists for Pre-K Counts and Head Start for fall 2010.
  • 2009-2010 Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts year end report released. More than 70 percent of children who attended Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts finished the school year with age-appropriate proficiency in literacy, numeracy and social skills. Click here to read the report (PDF).

Important Information:
Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts Enrollment Contacts – 2009-2010 (PDF)
Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts Website

Pre-K Today is a statewide non-partisan campaign supported by a broad-based coalition from around the Commonwealth committed to efforts to advance dedicated state financing for voluntary high-quality pre-kindergarten programs designed to assure that Pennsylvania's children enter school ready to learn and prepared to succeed.

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Coalition Partners

Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young Children

Early Care and Education Consortium

Fight Crime: Invest in Kids Pennsylvania

Generations United/Seniors4Kids

Pennsylvania Association for the Education of Young Children

Pennsylvania Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics

Pennsylvania Child Care Association (PACCA)

Pennsylvania Head Start Association

Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children

Pennsylvania PTA

Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA)

Philadelphia Citizens for Children and Youth

Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children

QUEST - Quality Early Education through Salaries and Training

United Way of Pennsylvania

United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania

United Way of Westmoreland County