Applications are available for a lottery to fill limited spots in the City School District of Albany’s new program to provide prekindergarten to 3-year olds. There also are additional spots for 4-year olds. Click here to download an application. You also can pick up an application at any district elementary school or Central Registration, located at 75 Watervliet Ave. There are 44 spots for 3-year olds and 16 spots for 4-year olds. Priority will be given to families whose children would attend Arbor Hill Elementary School, Delaware Community School, Giffen Memorial Elementary School, Philip Schuyler Achievement Academy and Sheridan Preparatory Academy. The deadline to apply for the lottery is Dec. 1. The lottery will be held Dec 3.