Preschools, Nursery Schools, & Pre-K Programs in Westchester County

Preschools, Nursery Schools, & Pre-K Programs in Westchester County

UPDATED July 2019: The right nursery school or pre-K program can benefit a young child’s mental, social, and physical development enormously. That’s why this directory from Westchester Parent is so handy—it will help you locate quality preschools a...

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Preschools, Nursery Schools, & Early Childhood Programs in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Preschools, Nursery Schools, & Early Childhood Programs in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

UPDATED July 2019: Preschool, nursery school, and early childhood programs are important to introduce children to learning in an educational environment. It is a crucial time for toddlers to get their first experiences in school and transition smo...

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Preschools, Nursery Schools, & Pre-K Programs in Brooklyn

Preschools, Nursery Schools, & Pre-K Programs in Brooklyn

UPDATED July 2019: Ensuring your child has a good early childhood education sets the tone for the rest of their educational careers. And deciding between traditional, Montessori, Catholic, parochial, private, independent, public, or charter is a hu...

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Preschools, Nursery Schools, Day Cares, and Pre-K Programs in Queens

Preschools, Nursery Schools, Day Cares, and Pre-K Programs in Queens

UPDATED July 2019: Ensuring your child has a good early childhood education sets the tone for the rest of their educational careers. And deciding between traditional, Montessori, Catholic, parochial, private, independent, public, or charter is a hu...

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Preschools, Nursery Schools, and Pre-K Programs on Long Island

Preschools, Nursery Schools, and Pre-K Programs on Long Island

UPDATED July 2019: Preschool, nursery school, and pre-K is a crucial time for toddlers to get their first experiences in school and transition smoothly into kindergarten. Preschool curriculum may consist of pre-literacy activities, language develop...

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Preschools, Nursery Schools, and Pre-K Programs in Manhattan

Preschools, Nursery Schools, and Pre-K Programs in Manhattan

UPDATED July 2019: Ensuring your child has a good early childhood education sets the tone for the rest of their educational careers. And deciding between traditional, Montessori, Catholic, parochial, private, independent, public, or charter is a hu...

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Day Care Council of New York Launches 'Early Education Better Care' Campaign

Day Care Council of New York Launches 'Early Education Better Care' Campaign

Now in its 70th year, the Day Care Council of New York (DCCNY) launched its “Early Education, Better Care” campaign to promote awareness about community-based early childhood centers for parents with children ages newborn to 5 years old. The campai...

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Friends Academy Hosts Open House on May 30

Friends Academy Hosts Open House on May 30

The Friends Academy Lower School located in Locust Valley, NY invites you to visit its classrooms and meet its teachers. This event is for parents of children ages 3-7, or those who would be eligible for entering Early Childhood through second grad...

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Dearest, Inc Introduces New School Readiness Program in Soho

Dearest, Inc Introduces New School Readiness Program in Soho

Dearest, an early childhood education-sharing marketplace that matches families to passionate educators for shorter-hour care, is now offering its School Readiness programming: in-home, play-based sessions led by educators focused on supporting chi...

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The Bija Project Preschool Hosts Dance Party Fundraiser

The Bija Project Preschool Hosts Dance Party Fundraiser

The Bija Project is hosting their second installment of Baby&Soul on Saturday, May 4 from 4-7pm. Baby&Soul is a dance party open to everyone, hosted by a community and collective of music lovers, across class differences, inclusive of all ages, gen...

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The 2019-2020 NYC Public School Calendar Is Here

The 2019-2020 NYC Public School Calendar Is Here

In any city, knowing when kids will have off from school is important. In New York, it’s crucial. The NYC Department of Education just released the 2019-2020 school calendar–which many local preschools follow, as well–so you can know when schools w...

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Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School Launches Summer Program

Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School Launches Summer Program

The Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School is making a splash this summer by offering rising 3- and 4-year-olds and kindergarteners the opportunity to experience the same great curriculum in a new summer format.

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Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool Opens in Dumbo and West Village

Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool Opens in Dumbo and West Village

Bright Horizons, a daycare and early education center, opened a Manhattan location in West Village in January and a Brooklyn location in Dumbo in February. Both locations offer state-of-the-art facilities that include indoor play spaces to keep chi...

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Brooklyn Amity School to Offer PreK-3 Program, Add to UPK Program

Brooklyn Amity School to Offer PreK-3 Program, Add to UPK Program

Brooklyn Amity School, a private collage preparatory school in Sheepshead Bay, will add programs to its current UPK program as well as add a tuition-based PreK-3 Program in September. In August 2018, Principal and Head of School John Amelio joined ...

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Metrokids Preschool Opens in Bayside

Metrokids Preschool Opens in Bayside

Metrokids Preschool has opened a new location in Bayside. The school, which has locations throughout New York City, will officially open March 1 and is for children ages 3 months to 5 years old. The Queens preschool follows a creative curriculum th...

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Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School to Send Two Teachers to Education Conference in China

Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School to Send Two Teachers to Education Conference in China

The Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School in Greenwich, Connecticut, is proud to announce that it will send two teachers to the 2019 World Forum on Early Care and Education in Macao, China. Jane Zeitler, a full-day pre-school teacher, and Kim S...

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Students from Florence Brownstein Preschool Met with Animals and Learned About Their Habitats

Students from Florence Brownstein Preschool Met with Animals and Learned About Their Habitats

Mrs. Tiggywinkle, Flopsy Bunny, Mr Jeremy Fisher and other furry, scaly and feathery friends paid a visit to the students at the Florence Brownstein Preschool at the Chabad of Port Washington on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The children listened attentively as...

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Turtle Bay Music School to Open Preschool in September 2019

Turtle Bay Music School to Open Preschool in September 2019

Turtle Bay Music School, an all-ages music learning center in Murray Hill, has announced it will open its doors for preschool in September 2019. Children ages 2-5, and in some cases even younger, can attend this NYC school. It will use music as a c...

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Learn a New Language (Or Two) at Pusteblume International Preschool near Union Square

Learn a New Language (Or Two) at Pusteblume International Preschool near Union Square

Pusteblume (its name signifies a white, fuzzy dandelion) is the first and only licensed preschool in the city to offer German and Spanish language immersion. Its distinctive curriculum, which includes activity-based after-school immersion classes f...

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Ume Ume Music + Arts of Park Slope Offers New 'Jump Start' Preschool Alternative Program

Ume Ume Music + Arts of Park Slope Offers New 'Jump Start' Preschool Alternative Program

Ume Ume Music + Arts of Park Slope has already begun accepting students for this new ‘Jump Start’ program, but will also offer rolling admission throughout the year. Ume Ume offers one, two, and three day options from 9am-11am, and feature a comple...

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Bright Horizons Preschool Director to Discuss Benefits of Emergent Curriculum in Free Parenting Webinar

Bright Horizons Preschool Director to Discuss Benefits of Emergent Curriculum in Free Parenting Webinar

On Friday, Sept. 20, Ean Gensler, M.Ed., director of Bright Horizons at Hudson Yards, will lead a free online parenting seminar about emergent curriculum in early childhood education and how it benefits young children. The Momcast, called Teach Me ...

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Epiphany Community Nursery School's New Curriculum Includes New Classes for Parents and Children

Epiphany Community Nursery School's New Curriculum Includes New Classes for Parents and Children

The Epiphany Community Nursery School’s new curriculum, titled ECNS Etc., has introduced brand new Open Play classes and Baby Mixer classes for children and their parents.

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Changing Tomorrow Academy Preschool Coming to DUMBO in August

Changing Tomorrow Academy Preschool Coming to DUMBO in August

Changing Tomorrow Academy is scheduled to open in August. The school will follow a Montessori-based program and offer childcare services for infants, toddlers and children ages 3 to 5. The curriculum will include age-appropriate programs in subjec...

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New Outdoor Forest Preschool Opens in Croton

New Outdoor Forest Preschool Opens in Croton

This fall, a new preschool is set to launch in Croton with the forest as its classroom. The Rewilding School announces the opening of its outdoor-based Forest Preschool program for the 2018 2019 school year for children ages 3 1/2 to 5. Based in...

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Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School Grows STEAM Program with New Garden

Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School Grows STEAM Program with New Garden

Things are looking a lot greener at the Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School. The school constructed a community garden on Sunday, April 22 to expand its current STEAM program to outside the classroom.

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Manhattan Preschool to Offer New Class

Manhattan Preschool to Offer New Class

43rd Street Kids Preschool is opening a half-day afternoon class for 3's and 4's in September 2018. Like our morning class, the afternoon session will include swim lessons, creative dance, music, art and gardening as part of our rich, play-based cu...

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Elite Minds Montessori to Open Preschool in Carroll Gardens

Elite Minds Montessori to Open Preschool in Carroll Gardens

Elite Minds Montessori completed construction on its new preschool in January, and is currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. The preschool’s curriculum will be dual-language, taught in French and English.

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LAC Early Childhood Center Moves to Greenwich Village, Offers Nursery Program

LAC Early Childhood Center Moves to Greenwich Village, Offers Nursery Program

LAC Early Childhood Center, a Manhattan-based day care center, recently moved from the Upper East Side to Greenwich Village. The center, which previously only offered preschool programming for ages 2-5, began offering a nursery program for ages 3 m...

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LAC Early Childhood Center Provides Safe Environment for Learners

LAC Early Childhood Center Provides Safe Environment for Learners

LAC Early Childhood Center focuses on nurturing experiences that drive growth and development.

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Lexington Children's Center in East Harlem Adds Yoga Classes

Lexington Children's Center in East Harlem Adds Yoga Classes

Lexington Children's Center, a day care located in East Harlem, is now offering weekly 45-minute yoga classes led by a certified yoga instructor for children ages 2-5 at the center.

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Bushwick Montessori School Opens in Brooklyn

Bushwick Montessori School Opens in Brooklyn

Bushwick Montessori opened in September in Brooklyn and follows the Montessori method. Registration for Bushwick Montessori is open and ongoing for children ages 2-5.

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Circle of Friends Early Learning Center Adds SMART Board

Circle of Friends Early Learning Center Adds SMART Board

Circle of Friends Early Learning Center in Flushing added a SMART board in the fall to enhance daily curriculum and introduce new methods of learning.

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East Woods School Hires First Female Head of School

East Woods School Hires First Female Head of School

Laura Kang was hired as East Woods School's first female head of school in July.

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Church in the Gardens Nursery School Adds Programs

Church in the Gardens Nursery School Adds Programs

Church in the Gardens Nursery School now offers free, half-day universal pre-K and hour-long paid programs for pre-K students in music, art, and STEM.

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International Academy of New York Opens on the Upper East Side

International Academy of New York Opens on the Upper East Side

International Academy of New York, a school with a bilingual focus, opened on the Upper East Side for students in nursery school to second grade in September.

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Holy Family School Welcomes New Counselor

Holy Family School Welcomes New Counselor

Holy Family School, a Catholic school in Hicksville, recently brought on a new counselor, Brianna Calle, to help improve the student experience and prevent bullying.

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MAGIC Activity Center Adds STEAM-Based Morning Classes

MAGIC Activity Center Adds STEAM-Based Morning Classes

MAGIC Activity Center has added STEAM-based morning classes to its offerings on the Upper East Side.

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Discovery PitStop Nursery and Preschool Opens in Clinton Hill

Discovery PitStop Nursery and Preschool Opens in Clinton Hill

Discovery PitStop, a nursery and preschool for children ages 4 months to 4 years, recently opened in Clinton Hill.

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How to Improve Children’s Behavior By Boosting Their Self-Esteem

How to Improve Children’s Behavior By Boosting Their Self-Esteem

Kids with a higher sense of self-esteem behave better and thrive more than kids with lower self-confidence. Here's how to build your child's sense of self worth.

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Alternatives For Children Expands Offerings in Dix Hills

Alternatives For Children Expands Offerings in Dix Hills

The day care and preschool special education center in Dix Hills has added a sensory integration room as well as several new programs.

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New York City to Launch 3-K for All

New York City to Launch 3-K for All

Mayor Bill de Blasio recently announced plans to bring free, full-day, early childhood education to every 3-year-old in NYC.

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Windsor Terrace Preschool Launches Parent Association

Windsor Terrace Preschool Launches Parent Association

Therapy and Learning Center now has a parent association with an executive board that will help support the school and produce its first yearbook.

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The Importance of STEAM Classes for Young Kids

The Importance of STEAM Classes for Young Kids

STEAM curriculum is growing in popularity amongst younger children and for a good reason. Centers like NY Kids Club have expanded their STEAM curriculum to meet the needs of parents and kids in NYC.

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Private Preschool Launches Program for Young Learners

Private Preschool Launches Program for Young Learners

Evolution Enrichment Center on the Lower East Side announces the Evolution Signature™ Program for 4-year-olds.

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The Church-in-the-Gardens Nursery School to Offer Summer Programs

The Church-in-the-Gardens Nursery School to Offer Summer Programs

The Church-in-the-Gardens Nursery School in Forest Hills will offer two new summer programs, recently appointed a new director, and will offer an expanded schedule beginning in September.

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Organizational Skills-Focused Preschool Opens in Sparkill

Organizational Skills-Focused Preschool Opens in Sparkill

Red Owl Academy, a preschool that recently opened in Sparkill, emphasizes the importance of organizational skills, while focusing on STEAM education.

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Temple Beth Sholom Nursery School Registration Now Open

Temple Beth Sholom Nursery School Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for Temple Beth Sholom Nursery School's summer camp and 2017-2018 school program.

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Nursery School in Beechhurst Offers Flexible Scheduling

Nursery School in Beechhurst Offers Flexible Scheduling

Braithwaite Nursery School now offers flexible day options, which will allow parents to make their own schedules.

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NY Kids Club to Open DUMBO and Cobble Hill Locations

NY Kids Club to Open DUMBO and Cobble Hill Locations

NY Kids Club is opening locations in DUMBO and Cobble Hillthis fall and in January 2017, respectively.

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Spanish Immersion Preschool to Open in Park Slope

Spanish Immersion Preschool to Open in Park Slope

Juguemos a Cantar is opening a new preschool in January 2017, located at 511 5th Ave, Park Slope, Brooklyn.

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