Child Care & Schooling

Child Care & Schooling Services

School & Child Care Search Service

Expertise and guidance as you explore early education and child care or K-12 schooling options

Back-Up Care Program

Care for adults, children, or yourself in situations when normal care arrangements are interrupted or when short-term care is required

Child Care Benefit

Eligible officers can receive a contribution from Columbia University to a Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account.  (Scroll to the bottom of the linked page.  The new 2019 information should be reflected soon.)

Tuition Programs

Columbia offers several programs for tuition, both at and outside of the University

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Early Education & Child Care

Information on educational and child care programs for children younger than five years of age

Early Intervention & Special Ed

A guide to the variety of resources and options available through the city and from other sources

Elementary School Options

Information on schooling options for students in grades K through 5

Middle School Options

Information on schooling options for students in grades 5 through 8

High School Options

Information on schooling options for students in grades 9 through 12

Resources for English Language Learners

A guide to some of the resources available through the city and other sources for English language learners

Summer & Holiday Programs

Resources for finding summer & holiday programs for children & teens

Admissions & Diagnostic Testing

Information on the types of testing services available and how to access them

The School at Columbia

A K-8 school created by Columbia to serve children of neighboring families and of eligible University employees

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