Brooklyn Schools and Education Guide

Brooklyn Schools and Education Guide

March 16, 2017   |   DIRECTORY ARTICLES   


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UPDATED March 2017: Find a preschool, private or public school, plus after-school tutors and enrichment classes for your child in Brooklyn neighborhoods, including Park Slope, Brooklyn Heights, Williamsburg, Downtown Brooklyn, Cobble Hill, and Carroll Gardens

Academic Enrichment & Educational Services

A+ ACADEMY
6802 8th Ave.,
718-748-6802

A+ Academy is a neighborhood supplemental education provider and test prep center. We provide enrichment classes for all grades in math, ELA, and creative writing. In addition, we offer extensive summer and fall SHSAT prep courses and SAT/ACT prep courses for rising eighth and 11th graders as they prepare for high school and college admissions. Our classes run from Monday–Friday during the summer, and on Saturdays or Sundays during the school year. New courses are offered every year, so please stop by any of our three Brooklyn locations to inquire if interested.

BRIENZA'S ACADEMIC ADVANTAGE
718-232-0114
8696 18th Ave., Brooklyn,
1902 Avenue T, Brooklyn,
259 Rose Ave., Staten Island


Brienza’s Academic Advantage offers a wide variety of academic programs for students attending kindergarten through 12th grade. We specialize in reading and math tutoring along with TACHS, SHSAT, Regents, SAT and ACT preparation. Our programs provide students with the opportunity to increase their skills and knowledge, enabling them to reach their full potential. Programs offered: tutoring in all subjects, test preparation courses, and SETSS (P-4) services. Call our office to speak with our educational specialists who can help you choose the best option for your child.

CONSTRUCTIONKIDS
Brooklyn Navy Yard BLDG92, 63 Flushing Ave., Brooklyn
The Co-Op School, 40 Brevoort Place, Brooklyn
The British International School Of New York, 20 Waterside Plaza, Manhattan
Corlears School, 324 West 15th St., Manhattan
Avenues: The World School, 259 10th Ave., Manhattan
Dwight School, 291 Central Park West, Manhattan


Email info@constructionkids.com

Old School Tools, New School Learning. Holiday programs, birthday parties, and field trips. Kids love to make things and be creative. It’s how they learn about the world around them. They just need their imagination, some great materials, and a safe, encouraging environment. Our kids work on projects adapted for small hands, using real tools. Surrounded by other kids and great instructors, we see their creativity come alive. And most of all, they have fun!

FASTRACKIDS
Williamsburg, Sheepshead Bay, Bay Ridge/Dyker, Park Slope,
347-983-2229

FasTracKids offers supplemental programs and classes for children ages 2-14. We offer a suite of world-class educational enrichment programs, which are designed to help children accelerate their education, utilizing the latest in research driven, brain-based learning. Our centers offer a variety of programs ranging from preschool, to gifted and talented test prep and programs, to math and English tutoring and enrichment including NYS test prep, to science, as well as STEAM enrichment classes. FasTracKids is an international organization with locations in over 52 countries worldwide. Visit us at ftkny.com.

GET-A-TUTOR
Email info@getatutor.com

Get-A-Tutor is a new online tutoring platform that specializes in creating a safe and effective learning experience for young learners, grades K-12th. Our tutors are hand-selected to ensure safety and quality, as well as their ability to identify your child's unique learning style for a tailored tutoring session. The Get-A-Tutor platform also provides a secure learning environment filled with tools to help enhance any lesson.

HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER
808 Union St., Park Slope
718-230-4600

Huntington Learning Center’s tips for parents at mid-year report card time: The new year is upon us, which means it’s time for mid-year report cards, which can stir up stress for children struggling with school. Huntington Learning Center reminds parents that the mid-year report card should be used as a tool to identify issues and seek help to address them during the remainder of the school year. Since 1977, Huntington has helped students develop the skills, confidence, and motivation they need to succeed. Call 1-800-CAN-LEARN (226-5327) or visit huntingtonhelps.com for more information.

LANGO KIDS, NYC
93 3rd Ave. (at Bergen Street), Brooklyn
917-300-8789
Email langonewyork@gmail.com

Lango Kids NYC is an award-winning, Boerum Hill-based language school, offering an array of Spanish and Mandarin immersion classes to children ages 12 months to 8 years. In all of our classes—be it a toddler-caregiver, preschool alternative, after-school, or summer program—children learn a new language through our innovative teaching approach called Adventure LearningTM. Combining music, movement, arts, and storytelling, this method is strategically designed to foster an interest in language-learning and cultural studies and to keep students actively engaged in every class.

NEW YORK CITY TAE KWON DO
7909 3rd Ave.,
718-625-5425
526 Court St.


Email nyctkd@aol.com

Every child needs a sense of achievement. There is no greater reward than seeing yourself do what you set your mind to. Our program helps give children the foundation for commitment, dedication, and greatness in athletic ability. It provides children with the necessary basic skills to do well in all sports. It helps develop their balance, coordination, patience, good listening skills, respect, courtesy, and self-confidence. It provides children with the necessary body control and endurance that are the cornerstones of success. After-school program includes pick-up at school, help with homework, and tae kwon do classes.

PROBOT ARTISTRY
1000 Dean St., Suite 242, Brooklyn
718-230-0383

Probot Artistry is an exciting and innovative out-of-school time robotics program for children ages 5 and older. We provide after-school programming, school holiday mini camps, weekend workshops, and summer enrichment programs. Our classes include LEGO® Robotics, 3D Printing, Arduino, Chess, and Brain Science. Probot Artistry’s goal is to spark interest in the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) fields by providing hands-on, project-based learning in an engaging, dynamic setting where children use critical thinking, creativity, problem solving, and higher order thinking skills to solve complex real world problems.

RSM RUSSIAN SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS
322 Port Washington Blvd. , Port Washington
516-551-6428
2115 Benson Ave., Brooklyn, NY 516-551-6428, brooklyn@russianschool.com


Email masha.rifkin@russianschool.com, portwashington@russianschool.com

The Russian School of Mathematics (RSM) is an award-winning, after-school math enrichment program for students in grades K-12th. Our approach is based on the best practices of advanced math schools in the former Soviet Union and Europe, adapted to the U.S. educational environment for students of all abilities. We help our students to become thinkers and analysts by enabling them to understand mathematical concepts at a high level, and at an early age.

TUTORING CLUB OF BAY RIDGE (THE)
7811 3rd Ave., Bay Ridge
718-748-8867
Email bayridgeny@tutoringclub.com

The Tutoring Club is dedicated to helping students increase their subject skills and self-esteem. We utilize the most advanced curriculum in tutoring, maintain low student-to-tutor ratios, pinpoint and correct problems, motivate our students, and provide qualified instructors certified in the use of the programs and committed to ensuring each child’s success. Our Core Programs are Math, ELA, and Writing Skills. We have high school math and sciences tutors available. Test prep programs for NYS Grade Level, Gifted and Talented, SSHSAT, TACHS, ISEE, GED, and SAT tests. Homework Help sessions.

UME UME MUSIC + ARTS
319 4th Ave., (between 2nd & 3rd Street), Park Slope
718-768-0800
Email info@umeumearts.com

Our name, “ume ume”, reflects the focus of our program and the importance of bringing everyone together (ume = you + me), as we create and learn about our world through music and the arts. Our enrichment programs implement a completely original curriculum through an arts integrated approach, introducing children to both classical and modern music focusing on instruments such as the piano and violin, while also learning about history’s most famous artists, musicians, and composers. Programs offered are: group enrichment classes, drop-in classes (sing-a-longs, open-play, and art), private lessons, and birthday parties.

Charter & Public Schools

CITIZENS OF THE WORLD CHARTER SCHOOL WILLIAMSBURG
424 Leonard Street, Brooklyn
Citizens of the World Charter School Crown Heights
791 Empire Blvd., Brooklyn, NY 11213
718-221-5095
cwc-crownheights.org
Citizens of the World Charter School Williamsburg
424 Leonard St., Brooklyn, NY 11222
718-384-1386
cwc-williamsburg.org


Email enroll@cwcbrooklyn.org

Our mission is to provide a socioeconomically, culturally, and racially diverse community of students. Our schools offer an intellectually challenging, experiential learning environment that develops the student’s confidence, potential, and individual responsibility as a citizen of the world. Both of our schools offer differentiated class size and teaching models, as well as art, dance, and music instruction for all students. Contact us today to apply.

HELLENIC CLASSICAL CHARTER SCHOOL
646 5th Ave., Park Slope
718-499-0957 x209

HCCS offers a rigorous classical education that is rich in challenging content, instructs all students using the Core Knowledge curriculum, and supplements all instruction with classical study of the Greek and Latin languages, as well as history, art, and other cultural studies.

Preschools

ABC CHILD CENTER
109 Nassau Ave., Greenpoint
718-389-9004
Email info@abcchildcenter.com

Providing childcare since 1993. ABC’s goal is to provide safe, age-appropriate, and stimulating programs for children from ages 3 months to 5 years, while fulfilling their need to laugh, learn, play, make new friends, and discover new things. Utilizing age-appropriate curriculum, along with the support of its families and devoted staff, ABC will ensure that every child achieves success and set them on a path of lifelong learning. ABC is open year-round, Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm with rolling admission. For more information or to schedule a tour, email info@abcchildcenter.com.

GREEN SCHOOL (THE)
631-237-1148
Email info@the-green-school.org

The Green School Brooklyn is an offshoot of its founding school operating on a 5-acre farm in the Hamptons since 2009. Children discover, explore, and learn through The Green School’s animal and multi-cultural based curriculum. The Green School is a preschool program centered on emotional, social, and physical development. Through hands-on learning and integrated lessons they incorporate science, language arts, and math skills into activities like gardening, art, cooking and baking, and animal care. Through a green curriculum, the importance of saving energy, recycling, and composting is taught, and healthy eating habits are introduced.

JUGUEMOS A CANTAR
917-453-1187
357 6th St., Brooklyn
511 5th Ave., Brooklyn


Email info@juguemos.org

Juguemos a Cantar is a group of Spanish Immersion Preschools based in Park Slope, and serving the community with programs and classes designed to provide an environment where children learn Spanish through play, music, socialization, and academics. Contact us for information on the different programs available to start your child’s bilingual journey at their most brilliant stage of development with the help of our qualified bilingual teachers or join one of our tours! For this and more, please visit our website

KIDDIE ACADEMY OF WILLIAMSBURG
288 S. 5th St.,
718-599-5437
Email williamsburg@kiddieacademy.net

Kiddie Academy, the leading provider of comprehensive education-based child care programs, is coming soon to the Brooklyn area. For more than 30 years the company has been successful in combining learning with child care, preparing young children for school and for life. The new, two-story Kiddie Academy of Williamsburg will offer more than 8,000-square-feet of learning space, with a capacity to serve 99 from ages 6 weeks to 12 years. The Williamsburg location utilizes the Kiddie Academy Life Essentials® curriculum created to promote each child’s intellectual, social, physical, and emotional growth. For more information, visit kiddieacademy.com/williamsburg.

KINDSTART EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER
7702 New Utrecht Ave., Brooklyn
718-621-5382

Kindstart has been a serving the Bensonhurst community with early childhood education excellence since 1999. Our program is highly rated by both the DOHMH and the department of education. Serving children ages 2-5. We have been providing excellence in early childhood education, at all levels. Our program develops the child’s academic skills to their full potential. Our nursery, toddler, and pre-k programs have our children school-ready, thriving, and motivated for kindergarten! Please call 718-621-5382 for information about our nursery and toddler program, pre-K program, after-school program, and summer enrichment program.

LANGO KIDS, NYC
93 3rd Ave. (at Bergen Street), Brooklyn
917-300-8789
Email langonewyork@gmail.com

Academically stimulating and unbelievably fun, Lango Preschool returns this fall to our Boerum Hill center, offering new and improved immersion preschool programs in Spanish and Mandarin. Designed for children ages 2-4, these programs combine subject learning with more creative activities to produce a rich and challenging learning environment, full of informative fun and foreign language practice. Our highly knowledgeable staff of native speakers facilitates cultural understanding through cooking demonstrations, stories, and holiday celebrations. Email us at beiyi@langokidsnyc.com to schedule a personalized tour, or visit langokidsnyc.com for further information.

LEIF ERICSON DAY SCHOOL
1037 72nd St.,
718-748-9023
Christine Hauge, Principal


Leif Ericson Day School, celebrating over 50 years of quality Christian education for children in nursery-eighth grade, offers an outstanding Early Childhood Education program. Small class sizes promote personalized attention. Focus is on full development of the child to foster innate love of learning in a caring, safe environment. LEDS offers developmentally appropriate lessons in music, math, science, social studies, computers, and reading readiness. Rest time promotes alertness, memory, and performance. Playtime fosters imagination and creativity while promoting socialization, problem-solving, and language skills. Call for a personal tour!

LITTLE HANDS & FEET
1270 Bay Ridge Parkway, Brooklyn
718-680-KIDS (5437)

Little Hands And Feet was founded by Aneshah, who has been certified in childcare for 20 years. Our goal is to provide a healthy, safe, and nurturing environment while focusing on educational and social development. We believe each child is special and unique. Our staff is dedicated, qualified, and trained in CPR. At Little Hands and Feet be assured it is a home away from home and your child will have the best care available. Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 6:30am-6:30pm. Free full day UPK program for all! Call for information.

LITTLE SCHOLARS LEARNING CENTER
52 Quentin Road
718-373-7046
448 Neptune Ave.
718-743-9009
104 West End Ave. The Wave
347-913-5437
4123 Avenue U
718-210-3233


Email littlescholarsnyc@gmail.com

At Little Scholars Childcare Center, we provide a carefully crafted curriculum to fit various learning styles. Children are provided opportunities to explore with hands-on learning activities to enrich and inspire creativity and learning. Our philosophy centers on the idea that children should be taught how to think and not what to think. Therefore, our teaching methods are designed to create a learning environment where children have a voice and where teachers provide a safe place for children to express their thoughts, and develop innovative ideas.

MUSIC TOGETHER
BayRidge, Bensonhurst, SheepsheadBay, Flatbush, Mill Basin, Marine Park
718-499-2866
musictogetherbr.com
ParkSlope (2locations)
nikoskids.com
718-369-3099

South Slope at Hootenanny,Kennsington, Ditmis Park
718-369-0528
southslopemusictogether.com
Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Bed Stuy
212-604-4307
musictogetherfortgreene.com
NO Brooklyn Heights for JAN
Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill
718-855-8908
musictogetheratkiddiecorner.com


Music Together is an international educational program founded on the belief that all children are musical, and that music is a perfect way for children to learn and grow. We sing, dance, and play instruments in a fun, informal, supportive atmosphere. Limited to 12 children with parent or caregiver. Classes meet once a week for 45 minutes. Morning, afternoon, evening, or weekend class times available. Newborn to age 5. Free demonstration classes offered. Sessions start in September, January, April, and July.

NY KIDS CLUB
Locations in Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope, and Williamsburg,
347-706-4700
Email nykidsclub@nykidsclub.com

Instilling a love for school and learning is at the heart of all of our NY Preschool programs. We believe in providing a safe, structured, inclusive setting that supports, encourages, and inspires each child. Our fundamental belief that children learn best through meaningful play is reflected in a child-centered program that integrates the cognitive, social, physical, emotional, language, self-help, and aesthetic areas for the total development of the child.

PARK SLOPE NORTH / HELEN OWEN CAREY
71 Lincoln Place, Brooklyn
718-638-4100
Email psnhoc@universitysettlement.org

Park Slope North/Helen Owen Carey is an early care and education program serving children ages 2-4. In collaboration with the DOE, it offers pre-K for all. Park Slope North/Helen Owen Carey has a wonderful rooftop playground, and a partnership with Brooklyn/Queens Music Conservatory. For more information please call 718-638-4100.

PRESCHOOL OF AMERICA
Manhattan:
2109 Broadway at 73rd Street
212-877-1388
101 West End Ave. at 64th Street
212-362-0135
25 Tudor City Place at 41st Street
212-681-4671
1190 Park Ave. at 93rd Street
212-410-1100
1501 Lexington Ave. at 97th Street
212-987-3700
345 W. 42nd St. at 8th Avenue
212-262-4545
600 6th Ave. at 18th Street
212-255-6911
39 Eldridge St. at Canal Street
212-925-0998
25 Market St. at Henry Street
212-577-2710
46 Market St. at Madison Street
212-346-9868
2 South End Ave. at W. Thames
212-786-1688
Brooklyn:
382 Baltic St., Cobble Hill
718-855-2889
859 60th St., Bay Ridge
718-686-8335
Queens:
112-33 Queens Boulevard, Forest Hills
718-261-2522
63-47 Booth St., Rego Park
718-896-8108
42-31 Colden St., Flushing
718-762-1232
133-32 41st Road, Flushing
718-939-8805
83-04 Broadway, Elmhurst
718-507-1687
83-38 Cornish Ave., Elmhurst
718-458-9656
186-01 73 Ave., Fresh Meadows
718-380-2066
194-15 73rd Ave., Fresh Meadows
718-264-6101


Preschool of America provides an exciting and safe learning environment for infants, toddlers, and preschool age children. We value the multicultural and diverse neighborhoods we serve. With hands-on experiences and manipulatives, our students are learning social skills as they interact, and cognitive skills as they problem-solve. Our playgrounds and gyms allow an abundance of gross motor opportunities. Nutritious meals are provided daily for the growth of the body and mind. We are learning every day and having fun every minute.

REDEEMER ST. JOHN'S NURSERY SCHOOL
939 83rd St.,
718-833-7700

Redeemer St. John's Nursery School has served the community for more than 40 years and is licensed by the New York City Department of Health. Our goal is to foster a child's positive self-image, encourage curiosity, and promote cooperation by providing rich experiences and opportunities for problem solving, self-expression, and logical thinking. Our thematic curriculum focuses on fun, age-appropriate activities-integrated into all subject areas. In addition to offering a two-day toddler program, we offer a three-day (full- or half-day) nursery program and a free UPK program for children born in 2012.

SHOREFRONT YM-YWHA OF BRIGHTON-MANHATTAN BEACH, INC.
3300 Coney Island Ave., Brooklyn
718-646-1444 x335
Email info@shorefronty.org

Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, and child-centered learning environment with a high-quality educational program to prepare each child for a lifetime of learning in school and beyond. We strongly believe that early childhood years are the most important years for physical, social-emotional, and cognitive growth. Each child we teach is unique. Each student has different interests, learning abilities, personal needs, and a different level of life experiences.

SMART START EARLY LEARNING CENTER
8411 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn
718-921-1868
Email smartstart@verizon.net

While providing a safe, warm, and nurturing environment, our staff addresses the social, emotional, and physical needs of children. Through thematic units, arts and crafts, and dramatic play, the “whole” child will flourish. Full- and part-time classes for ages 2-3, and free universal pre-K for age 4, with extended-day option. Open year-round; summer program available.

STEPPING STONES NURSERY SCHOOL
245 86th St., Bay Ridge
718-630-1000
Email steppingstones86@aol.com

Join our programs and share the joys of early exploration and discovery. Watch your child grow through hands-on learning and small group instruction with our certified, warm, and friendly teachers. Stepping Stones offers programs for ages 2, 3, preschool (age 4), and pre-k. Full- and part-time enrollment available. We are open from 7am-6:30pm. An after-school program is also available for grades K-fifth.

STORYBOOK LAND
8638 20th Ave.,
718-996-8714
Email no email

Give your child a superior beginning. A mind is a wonderful thing to expand! All teachers certified in Early Childhood Development. Programs include half-day, full-day, extended time, ages 2-5. Preschool and kindergarten activities, fitness program, trips, music, math, reading readiness, tutoring, and after-school programs are available. Tutoring available for grades K-eighth, after-school program for kindergarten students only!

TREASURE ISLAND
347 74th St. (corner of 4th Avenue and 74th Street),
718-238-7676
Email silbekidz@aol.com

Our programs are for children ages 2 through pre-K. Monday-Friday, 7:15am-6pm. Part-time schedules are available. We offer hands-on learning in a loving, nurturing environment. Social, emotional, and cognitive development is our primary focus. Motivating and fun experiences. Enrichment through the arts program. All meals included. Maria Nogueira, director. Free full-day UPK program for children born in 2012.

TWO BY TWO CHILDCARE ACADEMY
418 Keap St., Brooklyn
718-388-5600
Email eli@plsdata.com

Two By Two Childcare Academy is a locally-owned daycare center serving clients in the Brooklyn area. Our ultimate goal is to guide and nurture each child's development using materials that aide in their social, physical, emotional, aesthetic, and creative expression and cognitive development. We create a community in which the staff, children, and parents work together to achieve our shared vision. We take pride in the quality of trustworthy childcare we provide, and know you will agree. Contact us today for more information!

WILLIAMSBURG NEIGHBORHOOD NURSERY SCHOOL (THE)
54 S. Second St., Brooklyn
718-782-4181
Email info@wnns.org

At the Williamsburg Neighborhood Nursery School our curriculum is play-based, child centered, and focused on social-emotional growth. Here at WNNS we combine the safety and comfort of home with the social and intellectual stimulation of school.

WINDMILL MONTESSORI SCHOOL
1317 Avenue T, Brooklyn
718-375-7973
Email windmillmontessorischool.org

Windmill Montessori proudly celebrates 75 years serving our community as a peaceful place to learn. Our environment encourages your child to progress at his or her own pace. This family-oriented school, adheres to the Montessori Method. Windmill nurtures its pre-K to eighth graders, socially and academically, promoting purpose, love of learning, and civility. Small classes meet individual needs. Curriculum-based local trips culminate in JHS overnights with trips to Boston, Gettysburg, and Williamsburg; and "Meeting Our Lawmakers" in Albany and Washington. We offer French, Yoga, Phys. Ed., Music, Art, Computers, and After-school.

Private Schools

ABC CHILD CENTER
109 Nassau Ave., Greenpoint
718-389-9004
Email info@abcchildcenter.com

Providing childcare since 1993. ABC’s goal is to provide safe, age-appropriate, and stimulating programs for children from ages 3 months to 5 years, while fulfilling their need to laugh, learn, play, make new friends, and discover new things. Utilizing age-appropriate curriculum, along with the support of its families and devoted staff, ABC will ensure that every child achieves success and set them on a path of lifelong learning. ABC is open year-round, Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm with rolling admission. For more information or to schedule a tour, email info@abcchildcenter.com.

LEIF ERICSON DAY SCHOOL
1037 72nd St.,
718-748-9023
Christine Hauge, Principal


More than 40 years as a Christian day school for nursery through eighth grade. Small class sizes, state-approved curriculum, with in-depth courses in music, computer technology, physical, and environmental education. Counseling and tutoring available, as well as door-to-door bus service, extended hours morning and night, extracurricular activities, and financial aid.

TWO BY TWO CHILDCARE ACADEMY
418 Keap St., Brooklyn
718-388-5600
Email eli@plsdata.com

Two By Two Childcare Academy is a locally-owned daycare center serving clients in the Brooklyn area. Our ultimate goal is to guide and nurture each child's development using materials that aide in their social, physical, emotional, aesthetic, and creative expression and cognitive development. We create a community in which the staff, children, and parents work together to achieve our shared vision. We take pride in the quality of trustworthy childcare we provide, and know you will agree. Contact us today for more information!

Religious Schools

DIMITRIOS AND GEORGIA KALOIDIS PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (DGK) (THE )
Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 8502 Ridge Blvd., Brooklyn
718-836-8096
Email principal@dgkschool.org

The Dimitrios and Georgia Kaloidis Greek American Parochial School is committed to providing students from nursery, pre-K, and kindergarten through eighth grade, with a quality education that emphasizes academic achievement, social, emotional, and spiritual development, while preparing them for 21st-century college and career readiness.

FIG TREE JEWISH EDUCATION PROGRAM
Multiple locations,

Fig Tree is an independent Jewish education program for children ages 3–11. We offer small, engaging, weekly classes throughout Brooklyn, for families seeking a Hebrew School alternative. In a fun and inclusive environment, kids learn about Jewish holidays, rituals, culture, and text experientially, through art, crafting, drama, filmmaking, cooking, and gardening. We teach Hebrew, too!

LEIF ERICSON DAY SCHOOL
1037 72nd St.,
718-748-9023
Christine Hauge, Principal


Leif Ericson Day School, celebrating more than 50 years of quality Christian education for children in nursery-eighth grade, offers an outstanding Early Childhood Education program. Small class sizes promote personalized attention. Focus is on full development of the child to foster innate love of learning in a caring, safe environment. LEDS offers developmentally appropriate lessons in music, math, science, social studies, computers, and reading readiness. Rest time promotes alertness, memory, and performance. Playtime fosters imagination and creativity while promoting socialization, problem-solving, and language skills. Call for a personal tour!

OUR LADY OF GRACE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
29 Shelter Rock Road, Manhasset
516-365-9832
Email sister.kelly@olgmanhasset.com

Our Lady of Grace is committed to providing an atmosphere that is conducive to spiritual and educational growth. The School strives to foster and maintain an educational experience for children from nursery to third grade, inspiring them to pursue lifelong learning. The school has offered high quality education for more than 48 years and is rooted in the core values of love, spirituality, respect, community, and beauty. Our teachers recognize that children learn in different ways and accommodate all learning styles.

SAINT SAVIOUR CATHOLIC ACADEMY
701 8th Ave., Park Slope
718-768-8000 x4

Saint Saviour Catholic Academy prepares students from nursery to eighth grade for higher education. We welcome and support diversity of ethnicity and race, religion, socioeconomic background, and learning style. Our Academy offers a balanced curriculum of rigorous academics, designed to meet the common core standards, and a vibrant arts program paired with the spiritual teachings of Catholicism. We welcome you to visit our academy! Schedule a visit with our director of admissions, Julian Parham Santana, see contact information above.

ST. BERNADETTE CATHOLIC ACADEMY
1313 83rd St., Brooklyn
718-236-1560
Email stbernadette83@yahoo.com

St. Bernadette Catholic Academy provides an atmosphere that fosters religious beliefs, moral values, and a well-balanced academic education resulting from our dedicated faculty and administration. Technology, art, music, Italian, and physical education also add an essential dimension to student life. In addition to academics, students are offered the opportunity to join student council along with a variety of extra-curricular activities. It is always our goal to support the needs of every student to not only prepare for high school, but to prepare for life!

ST. SEBASTIAN CATHOLIC ACADEMY
39-76 58th St., Woodside
718-429-1982

Nursery through eighth grade, including free Universal Pre-K for All. Free after-school academic and recreational programs are offered daily for students in grades sixth-eighth, sponsored on site by Maspeth Town Hall. An extended day program for students in grades nursery through fifth is available for an additional fee. A partnership with Monsignor McClancy High School Regents classes is offered in algebra and Earth science. Title 1 reading and math, SETSS, speech, and OT are available. You may be eligible for tuition assistance!

Special Education

BAKSHI LAW
Offices in the Financial District, Long Island, and Westchester ,
917-244-6133
Email lara.bakshi@gmail.com

Bakshi Law specializes in special education law. We represent parents and children with disabilities, acquire correct classification under IDEA, ensure proper implementation of IEP, ascertain correct placement for children, and tuition reimbursement. We attend CSE meetings, resolution meetings, and suspension hearings, and all disciplinary hearings for special needs and general education students. Bakshi Law’s attorneys are passionate about your child’s education and offer assistance on a sliding scale for parents experiencing financial difficulties.

COMPREHENSIVE KIDS DEVELOPMENTAL SCHOOL
101 Norfolk St., Manhattan
212-566-8855
Email info@comprehensivekids.org

Comprehensive Kids Developmental School is a private school in lower Manhattan specializing in the treatment of autism spectrum disorder utilizing the principles of applied behavior analysis. Individualized instruction is provided for children ages 3-21. Our highly-trained instructors implement intervention grounded in data-based research across all content areas including academics, language, social, behavioral, and life skills. Our professional staff include board-certified behavior analysts, psychologists, speech therapists, special educators, occupational and physical therapists. We foster a team atmosphere, supporting our families in helping them to understand the special needs of their children through direct family training.