Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in New York

With 5,496 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of New York, the right daycare option is waiting for you. Whether you prefer a larger preschool with an innovative early childhood curriculum or the cozy personalization of smaller daycare centers, there are New York childcare centers to fit every preference and budget. Check out the Quick Search box on the right hand side of the page in order to search for childcare providers by zip code or city/state. You can also click on your county and follow the links. You will be able to access information about scores of different childcare providers in your area, complete with reviews, business hours, a street view map, the age ranges the childcare providers service, the size of the service, and where the provider is located.

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Red Owl Academy

Red Owl Academy

Sparkill, NY 10976 | (845) 848-2407

Red Owl Academy provides a structured, loving environment for children aged 3, 4 and 5. Developmentally appropriate sensory, motor, perceptual and language skills are introduced through materials and hands-on learning activities. To accomplish this goal, we teach to the abilities of each child so that they all can feel capable and successful. The learning process at Red Owl Academy is the immediate reflection of the world community to help children become caring, respectful and active members of society.

Brainy Tots childcare

Brainy Tots childcare

Bronx, NY 10459 | (718) 617-3803

Brainy Tots Childcare is created to provide safe, quality childcare for the children of the surrounding communities. We are dedicated to supporting families in their efforts to work and or attend school or who just need time for themselves. We provide a dual language program for children ages 6 months to 4 years old and an afterschool program for ages 4-12 years old. Children learn in English for the first half of the day and in Spanish for the second half of the day. Brainy Tot's staff is committed to the families we serve, providing support, structure and love to children while away from their parents.

A2Z Happyland II, LLC

A2Z Happyland II, LLC

Brooklyn, NY 11229 | (718) 998-7744

Free UPK, home cooked meals, extra curricular program, dance, g&t prep, language classes, gymnastics, dance, and more      

Early Childhood Visionary center LLC

Early Childhood Visionary center LLC

Ellenville, NY 12428 | (845) 210-4268

E.C.V.C is a progressive early childhood center that aligns pedagogy with best practice while seeking to meet children and their families where they are. E.C.V.C is an early Childhood center that seeks to implement enrichment in the lives children and their families within the Ellenville community. ECVC is determined to enhance critical thinking skills while engaging students despite their style of learning. E.C.V.C is not a typical daycare it is an early childhood learning academy that caters to families to enhance our students’ performance across all five learning domains. This organization’s purpose is to close the achievement gap while teaching our youth principles of leadership and self-worth. OUR MOTTO: Each child is a genius waiting to happen OUR MISSION: We exist to provide a childcare environment that teases out the unique genius in children, which allows the children to explore and question instruction for maximizing their life chances while becoming future leaders. OUR WATCH WORDS: Lead, Question, Explore, Inspire OUR ENVIRONMENT: Our environment is safe, nurturing, healthy, and secure. Our classroom is spacious with lots of natural light. o Our Center is licensed by OCFS, and the Department of Fire and Safety. o E.C.V.C welcome children and families of all cultures, languages and backgrounds. o ECVC accepts and supports all children who are challenged by physical and/or learning disabilities; and caters to the needs of children with I.E.P. needs.

Beyond Basic Learning

Beyond Basic Learning

Brooklyn, NY 11205 | (718) 622-1000

Beyond Basic Learning: On the Greenis a state-of-the-art nursery school operating in Fort Greene/Clinton Hill area of Brooklyn, New York. Our school has an open space design with bright natural sunlight and an adjacent private outside area for children to experience the outdoors. We are in close proximity to residential homes, local businesses and transportation where many of our families reside. Our infant program starts at 2 months to 3 years and provides children the opportunity to learn at their own pace. We encourage families to come into the classroom and participate with us as we sing, read, and learn with the children in our care. Beyond Basic Learning: On the Green is a small intimate setting giving families the opportunity to know one another and develop long lasting friendships. Our families come from the community with roots from around the world representing more than 15 different countries in any given year. With an ‘open-door’ policy for our families, you may find a father or a mother participating in our circle time or celebrating their culture with us. We are committed to providing an environment where each child's natural curiosity to learn is guided to support the acquisition of skills that promotes critical thinking and self-awareness. Our educational approach embodies the works of educational leaders such as Montessori, Piaget, Sprague-Mitchell, Dewey and Vygotsky, among others, in framing our curriculum. In our school not only do we believe in the importance of holding and nurturing young children but understand that it is sets the foundation for the later years. Welcome to Beyond Basic Learning; On the Green where we go beyond the basics for our children!

New York Child Care Licensing Agency

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
Division of Child Care Services
South Building Room 309
52 Washington Street
Rensselaer, NY 12144-2796
Phone: 518-474-9454
Toll Free: 800-732-5207
Web Site: http://www.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/childcare/da ycare_regs.asp
Note: Will refer to regional office

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