Pre-k registration starts

After listening to “The Gingerbread Man,” Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES pre-kindergarten students Kara Rutherford, Paxson Dommer, Adrianna Santucci and Caleb Coffin, at West Canada Valley, retold the story and then decorated and ate their own gingerbread-man cookies. (Photo submitted)

HERKIMER — Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES has announced the 2017-18 school year registration dates for the prekindergarten program located at the Dolgeville school district.

The pre-kindergarten program provides opportunities for positive intellectual, social, emotional and physical development for children ages 3 and 4 depending on the school district in which residents reside. Successful transition to kindergarten is the targeted outcome for all students.

The program is free to families meeting eligibility factors including income and family circumstances.

For questions, contact the Herkimer BOCES prekindergarten office at (315) 867-2098.

The following is the schedule for registration:

∫ Dolgeville: noon to 3 p.m. on March 16, at the Dolgeville Elementary School.