671 Scarborough Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
Welcome to the 2016-2017
We are now a fully licensed Child Care Center through New York State Office of Children and Family Services.
SPCC is a developmental pre-school. It is our belief that children grow and learn when they are free to observe, explore and actively engage in activities at their own developmental levels and pace. We recognize that children learn through play. Our program provides a warm nurturing environment in which children can thrive. Each child is treated as an individual, respecting their needs, learning styles, and personalities. Our child-oriented environment addresses the intellectual, emotional, social, and physical needs of young children. We encourage children's natural curiosity and foster a healthy respect for themselves, for others, and for their surroundings. The teaching staff carefully plans for a variety of activities and learning experiences that reflect children's particular interests and needs.
We encourage a close relationship between parents and staff and have an open door policy. Parents are welcome to visit and participate both informally and on special occasions. We encourage a close relationship between parents and teachers. We look forward to working together with parents to provide the best preschool experience for their children.
We offer young children a hands-on learning experience to stimulate creativity, learn cooperation, and develop new skills. Our thematic curriculum units center around students' needs and include discovery in art, music, drama, and literature. In addition, age appropriate readiness activities in reading, math, and science are offered. A combination of free-play time and group activities and discucssions allow the children to practice the social readiness skills necessary to begin Kindergarden with a positive self-image. Our free-play time allows children the opportunity to explore various learning centers including - art, drawing, writing, literature, fine motor skills, blocks, dramatic play, and sensory play. Our group activities include experiences in discussions, problem solving, music, literature, drama, and gross motor games. Outdoor play is offered daily, weather permitting. Snack is provided daily by the school.
Our curricullum incorporates an interfaith perspective to encourage mutual respect and appreciation for the various beliefs and customs in today's multicultural society. The overall program supports positive moral development and acknowledges the role of God in the children's lives. Children learn to treat others as they would like to be treated, learn the value of every living thing as a creation of God, and have the opportunity for the expression of gratitude for the world and their lives through prayer before snack time.
The SPCC offers Preschool Classes for:
2 Year Olds
Classes meet either Tuesday/Thursday a.m. or Monday/Wednesday/Friday a.m.
3 Year Olds
Classes meet either five mornings per week, Monday - Thursday, Monday/Wednesday/Friday a.m. or Mon. - Fri. Full day (Mon. 9:00-12:00, Tues. - Fri. 9:00 - 3:00)
4 Year Olds
Classes meet either five mornings per week or Mon.- Fri. Full day (Monday mornings 9:00-12:00 and Tuesday - Friday 9:00-3:00pm).
|Morning Classes are held Monday through Friday from 9:00 - 12:00|
Summer Camp for Toddlers through 5 year olds: Eight week program beginning mid-June. Monday through Friday a.m. Three hours per day 9:00 - 12:00pm.
Application for enrollment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, handicap and national origin. No child shall be excluded because of a handicapping condition, provided the program can meet these needs without causing an undue hardship on the other children or the program. A meeting with the child and parent is required prior to enrollment. Children are placed in an appropriate group based on age, ability, and previous experience.
The enrollment process begins in the fall. We offer priority placement to our current families until December, after which we open enrollment up to the community. A completed application form along with the $100.00 non-refundable application fee is required. Once applications are received and processed, contracts will be mailed out in February.
There is a $100.00 non-refundable application fee.
* In case of hardship, alternate payment plans may be arranged.
A limited number of scholarships are available. Applications are due at the time of registration and are kept strictly confidential.
Monday - Friday am $6,475 annual
Monday - Thursday am $5,800 annual
M/W/F am $4,780 annual
Mon.- Fri. Full day $11,900 annual (Mon. 9:00-12:00, Tues-Fri 9:00-3:00)
Mon-Fri Full Day:
$11,900 Annual (Mon. 9:00-12:00,
Miss Katya - Director
Miss Beth - Head Teacher, Class 4A
Miss Sharon - Head Teacher, Class 4B
Miss Diane - Co-Head Teacher, Class 3A
Miss Kelly - Co-Head Teacher, Class 3B
Miss Rachel - Head Teacher 2's
Miss Helen - Asst. Teacher Class 4B
Miss Teresa - Asst. Teacher Class 3B
Miss Margarita - Asst. Teacher 3A
Miss Ashley - Asst. Teacher 2's
Miss Sally Ann - Asst. Teacher 4A
Miss Denise - Office Manager
The mission of the Scarborough Presbyterian Children's Center is to provide children and parents with a warm, nurturing environment in which children can learn, play, grow and thrive. Our goal is for children graduating from SPCC to move on with a love of learning, social skills to ready them for the next school experience and a positive self-image.
SPCC is a developmental pre-school, fully licensed by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. It is our belief that children grow and learn at their own developmental level and pace. We recognize that children learn through play and the teachers offer our young children a hands-on learning experience to stimulate creativity, learn cooperation and develop new skills. At SPCC, each child is treated as an individual, respecting their needs, learning styles and personalities. Our child-oriented environment addresses the intellectual, emotional, social and physical needs of young children. We encourage children's natural curiosity and foster a healthy respect for themselves, for others and for their surroundings.
At SPCC, we encourage a close relationship between parents and staff throug our open-door policy. Parents are welcome to visit and participate both informally and on special occasions. Our curriculum encourages mutual respect and appreciation for the various beliefs and customs in today's multicultural society. Our program supports moral development and teaches children to treat others as they would want to be treated.
For more information, or to arrange a tour, call Katya Montelbano, Program Director, at 914-941-0025.
Enrollment is now open for the 2016-2017 School Year.
Stop by and visit any Wednesday from 9:00 - 11:00 am.
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