School Readiness Program
Accredited by the
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
Ben Franklin Early Children's Learning Academy
180 Clinton Street
New Britain, CT
- Kindergarten preparation for 3- and 4-year-olds
- Healthy meals and snacks
- Full-day and full-year classes
- Classroom hours: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Building partnerships with parents as they guide their child's physical, cognitive, emotional and social development, and supporting each family's pursuit of health and happiness while they move to a better place.
School Readiness Eligibility
These services are offered to New Britain families on a sliding scale based on family income and number of people in the family (scale set by the Connecticut Department of Education). Priority is given to families in the following order:
- Families employed full-time – 1st priority
- Families employed part-time – 2nd priority
- Stay-at-home families – 3rd priority
All information is kept strictly confidential.
Head Start Eligibility