Special Education

Approved Preschool Special Education Programs

The New York State Education Department (NYSED) approves preschool special education programs pursuant to section 4410 of the NYS Education Law. 

Programs are listed alphabetically within geographic regions of New York State. Information provided includes the program name, administrative address and contact phone number, counties/boroughs served and the type of programming approved: Multidisciplinary Evaluation (MDE), Special Education Itinerant Services (SEIS), Special Class in an Integrated Setting (SCIS) and Special Class (SC).

Preschool Program Lists:

Central Region                      

Eastern Region

Hudson Valley

Long Island Region                   

New York City Region            

Western Region

For further information, you may contact the Preschool Policy Unit at (518) 473-6108 or the associated Special Education Quality Assurance (SEQA) Regional Office.

SEQA Regional Offices can be reached at:

Central Region                     (315) 428-4556

Eastern Region                    (518) 486-6366

Hudson Valley Region

     Albany                             (518) 473-1185

     Peekskill                          (914) 940-2900

Long Island Region               (631) 952-3352

New York City Region            (718) 722-4544

Western Region                    (585) 344-2002


Last Updated: November 21, 2019