Shirley Chisholm Early Childhood Center
The Shirley Chisholm Early Childhood Center offers a year-round, full day academic program in a safe and engaging environment for children ages 2.9 months to 5 years of age, including UPK and 3K for All. Literacy and math activities help children gain the skills for future school success. A wide array of physical activities and outdoor play help children develop strength, balance and motor skills. Art, music and drama round out the day. All children receive healthy and nutritious meals each day – breakfast, lunch and snack
Our programs support English, dual-language learners, and children with IEPs. Families are engaged to become active partners in supporting their child’s language development.
This program is associated with...
participants in our Young Adult Workforce Program at Rikers Island completed our program to become licensed drivers to improve their employability
of students at our residential school for youth with high-functioning autism are actively involved in weekly internships in the community