Manhattan Early Childhood Center
- Preschool Special Education
- Special Classes
- Ranging in size from 6 to 12 students
- Integrated Special Classes
- Ranging in size from 12 to 16 students
- Universal Pre-Kindergarten
- Full Day for 4 year old students
- School Age Annex
- 2 Special Classes
- Ranging in size from 6 to 8 students
- Chronological Age Range: 5 years to 7 years.
Services: In addition to an intensive, language rich special education program, students may also receive additional related services including speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy and counseling. Parents are encouraged to volunteer in the program and participate in training opportunities. All services are provided in both Spanish and English.
Transportation: Door-to-door bussing is provided for all special education students.
About Us: We are a vibrant, community program located in a beautiful neighborhood in Washington Heights. The majority of our staff reside in the larger neighborhood and are typically bilingual, speaking both Spanish and English. We have a large, diverse group of talented special educators and clinicians who provide a warm, nurturing environment for our young students to thrive in. Our classrooms are rich in technology, literacy based programs, visual supports, music therapy, gardening and nutritional instructional supports.
Dr. Karen Hazel, Principal
554 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10033