In record numbers, Westchester has become home to new families. And as families grow so is the need for quality childcare. Whether you are new to the neighborhood (welcome!) or you are a long-time resident looking for childcare- here is our 2021-2022 guide of amazing childcare resources for your family.
A Child’s Dream
10 Mill Road, New Rochelle
Ages 2-5 years
A Child’s Dream, known for its warm and nurturing team. A school that becomes family to our community of learners.
All Aboard Childcare Education Centers
255 N. Highland Avenue, Ossining, NY
400 Columbus Avenue, Valhalla, NY
Ages infants – school-aged children
Family-owned and operated, they provide a safe, secure, child-centered environment. Degreed and certified staff, nutritious meals, and enrichment included.
Ann & Andy Child Care
2170 Saw Mill River Rd, Elmsford, NY
Ages: 2 mos – 14 years
Open year-round and offer flexible, affordable schedules for working parents. Situated on a beautifully wooded 5-acre campus, with age-appropriate playgrounds, athletic fields, air-conditioned buildings, computer lab, and library.
DaniLee’s Helping Hands
253 Wolfs Lane, Pelham NY
Ages the facility serves: 1-15 years of age
A remote and in-person learning center and a childcare service offering families much-needed help- providing students with a fun and safe place to thrive during the summer and school year.
Early Childhood Center at the Shames JCC on the Hudson
371 S. Broadway, Tarrytown, NY
Children ages 2, 3, 4
The Shames JCC follows an emergent curriculum based on the teachings of Reggio Emilia with much of the day spent in natural outdoor learning environments.
French-American School of New York
Manor Campus (Nursery-Grade 3)
111 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont
Village Campus (Grades 4-8)
145 New Street, Mamaroneck, 914-250-0451
Harbor Campus (Grades 9-12)
320 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, 914-250-0477
Ages: 3 – 18 years
FASNY is an international and bilingual N-12 day school offering both the IB and the French Bac diploma. No previous French is required at any grade level!
German International School of New York
50 Partridge Road, White Plains
Ages: 4 – 18 years
GISNY is a bilingual Pre-K to grade 12 college preparatory program with a dual degree. No German is required for children entering their Pre-K or Kindergarten programs. Learn more: gisny.org
Liberty Montessori Schools
155 Beechmont Dr., New Rochelle, NY
631 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck,NY
Ages: 18 months – 9 years
Liberty’s academic curriculum is presented to the students through an interdisciplinary curriculum that integrates subjects for children ages 18 months to 7.
Mazel Tots Early Childhood Program and Summer Stars Summer Program
2 Ogden Road, Scarsdale, NY
Ages: O to 4 years
Mazel Tots & Summer Stars features a wide variety of developmentally appropriate activities. Features a fully equipped indoor and outdoor play spaces.
Montessori School of Pelham Manor
1415 Pelhamdale Avenue, Bronx, New York
Ages: 2 years through kindergarten
Upholding a “tradition of excellence” for over 35 years, this school firmly holds to the principles of child development devised by Dr. Maria Montessori.
The Nurtury Montessori Schools
431 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook
11 North Brook Rd., Larchmont
2097 Palmer Ave., Larchmont
1144 North Ave., New Rochelle
1146 North Ave., New Rochelle
130 Flandreau Ave., New Rochelle
Ages: Toddler: 18 months – 3 years,
Primary: 3 – 6 years
Westchester’s leading Montessori school for children 3 months old to 6 years old. Authentic Montessori certified teachers promoting your child’s natural love for learning right here at the Nurtury!
Temple Beth El’s Early Childhood Center
220 South Bedford Road, Chappaqua, NY
Ages: 18 months – 4 years
A fun, exciting, and developmentally appropriate program in a nurturing environment. Mommy & Me programs start at 9 months of age.
World Cup Nursery School & Kindergarten
160 Joan Corwin Way, Chappaqua, NY
Ages: 4 months – 5 years
World Cup’s reputation for excellence in early childhood education has been built by its dedicated teachers, great teacher/child ratios, bright and ample spaces and outstanding curriculum.
The Rye YMCA Early Learning Center
21 Locust Avenue, Rye, NY
Ages: 18 months – 5 years
Engage children in learning & exploration with the highly regarded “Creative Curriculum.” Children will enjoy indoor and outdoor recreation, arts & crafts, games, sports, STEM activities, and more!