Pre-K For All

Welcome to Notre Dame Catholic Academy’s Pre-K For All Information Page

Extended deadline for completion of NYC School Survey

The NYC School Survey deadline has been extended. Families will have until March 29 to finalize survey administration and return completed surveys. Please complete the survey by  March 29, if you have not already done so.

You can do so by going to

School Survey 


Registration Deadline for Pre-K For All closes on March 30,2018

The application for Pre-K For All is open until March 30th. You can apply online at or by clicking the logo!


Notre Dame Catholic Academy encourages you to apply to the Notre Dame Catholic Academy of Ridgewood Pre K For All program. (We are code QADR)

Families can apply to Pre-K for All in one of three ways, using a single application that is available in ten languages.


How to Apply


Interpretation services are provided in over 200 languages for applications submitted over the phone and in person.


As a reminder, we can assist you in filling out a pre-K application online, but families must use their own email address and choose the programs to list on their application.


Current students at Notre Dame Catholic Academy have the highest priority to continue at our program for pre-K. Please make sure if you are a current Nursery family you have filled out an application and indicate that they are currently enrolled at NDCA. 


Offer letter will be sent out in early/mid-May. If you get an offer letter for a seat in our Pre-K, contact Mrs. Cassillo or Mrs. DiLorenzo at (718) 821-2221 for an appointment to fill out pre-registration documents.

Thank you!

Students were having fun finger painting to create Van Gogh’s Starry

Notre Dame Catholic Academy continues to offer a free Department of Education Pre-K for All program.  We are code QADR.  For more information please contact the school at (718) 821-2221.  

We currently offer three classrooms with 18 students in each class that consists of a teacher and a teacher assistant.

For the 2017- 2018 school year the classes are as follows:

PK-A –  Mrs. Susan Meyers and Mrs. Doris Nieves

PK-B –  Ms. Nicole Baldassarre and Mrs. Edyta Moniuszko

PK-C  – Ms. Shakima Renee and Mrs. Nelida Santos

Please follow us on our facebook page: Notre Dame Catholic Academy of Ridgewood for daily announcements. 

Please review our website calendar for up to date activity information.


Pre-K for All Documents and Resources
Pre-K for All is a New York State early childhood initiative and is offered by 31 schools and academies within the Diocese of Brooklyn for children who are 4 years of age or will be by December 31. More Information

Pre K For All Quality Snap Shot
Pre-K for All Welcome Letter
Pre K For All Home (
Beginning of the Year Questionnaire 2017