The School and Child Care Search Service provides expertise and guidance as you explore your early education and child care or K-12 schooling options.
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Are you an expectant parent or do you have a child under the age of 5 years?
We help guide you to the early education or child care setting that best meets the needs of your child and your family by providing information on options including:
Center-based care, including Affiliated Early Learning Centers
Group family day care
NYC Department of Education tuition-free pre-Kindergarten programs (for 3 and 4 year-olds only)
Do you have a school-age child, 5 years or older?
We collaborate with you to develop an understanding of the schooling environment(s) that would be a good fit for your child and we support you as you explore your choices by providing information on the range of K-12 schooling options available to families living in NYC, including:
Information Request Form
Please explore the content provided on our website or, to request more information on early education, child care or K-12 schooling, please complete aninformation request form (for Columbia affiliates only).
Marcia Roesch, Director, School & Child Care Search Service (K-12)
Telephone: (212) 851-9183
Carolyn Singer, Associate Director, School & Child Care Search Service (expectant parents - age 5)
Telephone: (212) 851-9184