Child Care Center

Located108 Pine Street between Fulton Street and Ridgewood Avenue our state of the art publicly funded day care center serves 72 children ages 2.6 to 4.

Our Center, where you can witness education in action, is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The Center subscribes to the Creative Curriculum philosophy and forty, four year olds, benefit from Universal Pre Kindergarten (UPK) classes, in addition to their enriched full day care day. UPK boosts children’s language development and early literacy skills as well as their math and science proficiency.

Fees are based on income, family size, and other criteria. Four slots are non-ACS funded or private slots. If you have questions concerning our Child Care Center, please contact Jerome Bass Director or Estrella Penedo his Assistant at (718) 647-5005.



Our Staff

[caption id="attachment_302" align="alignnone" width="420"] The dedicated and talented Day Care Center Staff
Sitting left to right: Lourdes Reyes Teacher Aide, Maria Estevez Assistant Teacher, Dalthannette Munlin Head Teacher. First Row L to R Dolores Carpio Assistant Teacher, Juana Vera Assistant Teacher,Jeanette Pena Head Teacher, Alba Pabon Teacher Aide, Carmen Martinez Head Teacher, Ernestina Torres Kitchen Assistant, Back Row Lto R: Jerome Bass Center Director, Angelita Gomez Assistant Teacher, Michelle Arvello Head Teacher, Sarah Fondeur Assistant Teacher.
Missing from photo: Susana Echevarria Assistant Teacher, Nelba Bonilla Cook, Maria Cruz Cook, Guido Arquello Custodian, Estrella Penedo Administrative Assistant[/caption]