Universal Pre-K Neighborhood Meetings
Release Date: November 13, 2015
Share Your Thoughts on Pre-K with the Philadelphia Commission on Universal Pre-K
The Philadelphia Universal Pre-K Commission will be holding neighborhood meetings in November and December. Come learn what the Commission is up to and make your voice heard about the importance of high quality early childhood education.
Thursday, November 19, 2015, 5:30-7:00 PM
West Philadelphia High School Auditorium
4901 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139
Thursday, December 3, 2015, 5:30-7:00 PM
Church of the Advocate
1801 Diamond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19121
Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 5:30-7:00 PM
South Philadelphia High School Auditorium
2101 Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148
For more information about the Universal Pre-K Commissionclick here.
For more information about the role you can play, contact Pamela Haines.
About the Commission
In May 2015, the creation of the Commission on Universal Pre-Kindergarten passed with overwhelming support by Philadelphia voters, with more than 80% voter approval. The objective of the Commission is to propose a universal pre-kindergarten program that provides high-quality, affordable, and accessible educational services to three-and four-year olds throughout Philadelphia. The Commission on Universal Pre-Kindergarten shall be guided by the principle that high-quality early childhood education has the potential to produce life-long learners who will become contributing citizens.