<b>8:00am -  2:20pm</b> - Monday - Friday <b>3 & 4 Year Old Classes</b> - click here for more info

Early Steps to College

82nd Street Academics’ mission is to complement public education so that students, regardless of home language, will have access to quality higher education. We help students take those crucial “early steps to college.” Our main office is located in the heart of Jackson Heights, Queens – a historic New York City neighborhood growing in cultural and lingual diversity.

Use the tabs above to navigate the site and learn about our many different programs.

    UPK Highland Academics Registrations OPEN for 2014-2015!

    We are accepting applications for our FREE Universal Pre-K program in Jamaica, Queens (2010 births only).

    After School Registrations Now Open!

    For school year 2014-2015. Please call us for availability, 718-457-0429.

    We Build Global Citizens

    Sign up for our Fall 2014 Dual Language 3 or 4 year old programs.

    Full Day Pre-School September 2014 to June 2015

    Regular hours are 8:30am-4:30pm, now offering “Plus” option 8:30am-6:30pm too!


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