Early Childhood Education

Henry Street Settlement Day Care Center

Located at 301 Henry Street, this center cares for children between the ages of two and four. Services are available in English, Spanish and Chinese, and fees are charged on a sliding scale according to family income per the Agency for Child Development (ACD) guidelines. The center is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sandy Lo Kwok serves as the Assistant Director.

Universal Pre-Kindergarten

Children in Universal Pre-K receive educational enrichment and instruction to prepare them to succeed in kindergarten and beyond. Our teachers speak English, Cantonese, Mandarin and Spanish. Universal Pre-K hours are 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. Full Day Care Center hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For more information or to enroll, call 212.253.1436 or stop by 301 Henry Street.

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Henry Street Settlement Urban Family School

The Urban Family School provides full-day childcare services for children who reside in the Urban Family Center, Henry Street's temporary shelter for homeless families, and the immediate community. Funded by the Administration for Children's Services (ACS), the school strives to ease the impact of homelessness with a range of therapeutic, educational and enrichment activities.

The Family School also has a limited number of slots available for members of the community, including residents of the Baruch, Wald and Riis Houses.