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Pre-Kindergarten Screening Registration Information

Pre-Kindergarten Screening (3 and 4 year old)

Registration for Pre-Kindergarten screening for the 2023-2024 school year is currently open!  Children must be born between 9/2/18 and 9/1/20 to participate in this registration.  Currently enrolled PreK students DO NOT need to register for screening

Please read the following guidelines pertaining to which school your child may attend:  

  • If you live NORTH of 95th Street, your child will attend Dorn School (excluding 8800 South Harlem). Registration for Dorn Preschool Screening concludes March 17, 2023.


  • If you live SOUTH of 95th Street, your child will attend Sorrick School. THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR SORRICK SCREENING IS APRIL 19, 2023.
                  CLICK HERE:  Sorrick School Registration beginning March 3, 2023.  


Preschool FAQS 

*Registration to be screened is NOT an automatic placement within the program.* 
  • Screenings and open enrollment for Dorn and Sorrick are conducted on different days. Please make sure you are following the guides for the school your child would attend if eligible.
  • Pre-K is a half-day program – morning session 9:00-11:30 AM, afternoon session 12:45-3:15 PM.
  • The determination of AM or PM placement is determined in a manner to be most conducive to a heterogeneous pupil classroom model and which is designed to meet the individual needs of students. No requests will be taken.
  • Pre-K students attend school five days per week; Monday – Friday. The school year begins August 21, 2023 and continues through May 31, 2024. 
  • Pre-K is a free program. Bus transportation is also free.  


If you have any questions, please call Sorrick School, 708-233-8200 or Dorn School, 708-233-5600.

Nena Awad- Preschool Coordinator, [email protected]