covid19

7/20/2020 Following guidance from our school superintendents, all schools in the Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties are closed until further guidance is issued by New York State. This means Benchmark Family Services, Inc. will be closed for all classrooms, therapies, and evaluations until further notice. Check our COVID-19 page for at-home activities and make sure you +like our Facebook.

We are accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year by mail!
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Benchmark Family Services, Inc. is an early learning center in Watertown, NY.

We specialize in preschool intervention services, including initial and continuing evaluations, and pediatric therapy in the areas of speech and language, fine motor and gross motor skills.

In addition to the services provided in our building, Benchmark also provides Full Day Pre-K (FDPK) and Universal Pre-K (UPK) programs for the Watertown and Carthage School Districts. In the Watertown City School District, these classrooms are located at Ohio Street Elementary School, Knickerbocker Elementary School, the Learning Center (former Armory), and in the Carthage Central School District they are located at the Black River, Carthage, and West Carthage Elementary Schools.