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Universal Pre-k

A free program for 4 years olds sponsored by the NYC Department of Education.

The teachers work hard with the children to get them ready for Kindergarten.

To sign up for a tour of our program, please sign up here

Honeydew Universal Pre-K

204 15th street, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Additional Time

& Days Available:

  • 8 am - 8:40 am

  • 3 - 4 pm

  • 4 - 6 pm

  • & When Universal Pre-K is closed



Wonderful environment, loving teachers, and lots of learning opportunities! 

Staff & Qualifications

Samantha Chan

Samantha’s started in Honeydew in 2009. Samantha also most recently worked as a UPK teacher for the Department of Education. Samantha received her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education with a concentration in Art at Brooklyn College. She also holds her New York State Teaching Certification for Birth to 2nd Grade. Samantha lives in Brooklyn with her husband and 5-year-old child.

Alexa Quintana

Alexa is one of our newest staff members at Honeydew, she will start July 6th, 2021, and she is Samanthas Teachers Assistant for the Universal Pre-k program in park slope come September 2021. She has experience with children ages 2-5 years old for over 5 years. Alexa has a Bachelor's degree in English from Moravian University. While at Honeydew she hopes to continue her work with children of all ages.