The Fulton City School District operates a Universal Pre-Kindergarten program (UPK) for 4-year-old children. Children are eligible for the program if they turn 4 years of age on or before Dec. 1 of the current school year. The Fulton City School District's UPK is provided through approved community-based pre-kindergarten programs. UPK program providers include Oswego County Opportunities - Head Start, Pinnacle, Fulton YMCA, and First Step Universal Pre-K.
This program is solely offered through the funding of a New York state grant to the Fulton City School District.