Lyman A. Budlong Elementary School

2701 W. Foster Ave. Chicago, IL 60625 Office: 773-534-2591 Fax: 773-534-2544


Preschool at Budlong

Budlong offers a half-day preschool program for students ages 3-4, with sessions in the morning (8:30 - 11:00) or afternoon (12:30 - 3:00). Please note new times for the 2017-2018 school year.  

Chicago Early Learning Programs...

  • Have a standardized curriculum: Creative Curriculum Literacy Approach is used in all classrooms, providing a research-based structure to support student growth and learning.
  • Are offered free of charge for children with special needs, children in temporary living situations, and income-eligible families.
  • May have a required fee based on the income of the parents or legal guardians. Use the calculator estimate your family's co-pay.
  • To learn how to apply for a Chicago Early Learning program, click here.

Budlong Pre-K staff web site