Our Philosophy

We want to prove the Importance of early childhood development. The emotional, social and physical development of young children has a direct effect on their overall development and on the adult they will become. That is why understanding the need to invest in very young children is so important, so as to maximize their future well-being.

Our Program

The structure of each day consists of free play, music, singing songs, poetry reading, motor and cognitive, creative, sensory, dramatic, science activities, Mathematics and languages (English, Ukrainian). Individual work such as: art, poetry, music lessons (piano), writing and reading.

Background

Barvinok Children Center exists to provide high quality child care which promotes the health growth and cultural development of children. Our programs are designed to meet the physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs of each child. Our establishment is operated in accordance with the Office of Children and Family Services of state of New York.

Bilingual Program

Two Way Bilingual Program - TWB. It is a bilingual educational program that integrates second language learners (SLLs) – that is, English learners and English-speaking students for instruction in and though two languages. Important goal of these programs is to eliminate the isolation of English learners from English Speakers by providing them with a rich English-language environment and by supporting their academic learning with no risk to their native-language development.


Welcome

We hope you enjoy your first glance into our world. You'll probably catch us doing what we love... teaching, playing, dreaming, and caring.

We offer flexible hours to meet the educational needs of children from 18 months through Kindergarten on a part time to full time basis. We also offer transportation from local public schools and after school care on-site through grade 5. Barvinok children enjoy hands-on learning within their classrooms, complimented by enrichment specials (computer tots, music and yoga) and field trips. Our creative approach to learning involves teaching the whole child through real world experiences; workbooks have their time and place, but they're not our primary focus. Keep them interested, excited and loved, and children will learn naturally at their own pace, with no pressure. "Doing what we love... teaching, playing, dreaming, caring."

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what we offer

Developmental education
  • Bilingual Program
  • Mathematics and languages
  • Singing, piano, and yoga classes
  • Arts and crafts
  • Manners and etiquette
  • Fun indoor and outdoor activities
Services
  • All year round except national holidays
  • Healthy meals and nutritious snacks
  • Experienced and loving, first Aid and CPR certified teachers
  • Affordable rates (both full-time and part-time programs)
  • Open from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm from Monday through Friday
Ages
  • Toddlers: 18 months – 36 months
  • Preschool: age from 3 years to 5 years
  • Afterschool Program: 5 to 12 years

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OUR DAY SCHEDULE













7.30 – 8:00

Open Time
Meeting and Greeting
Kisses and Hugs

8:00 – 9:00

Free Play
Reading Books
Games in own interest

9:00 – 9:45

Morning Activities
Gymnastic or Yoga for Kids
Music exercise

9:45 – 10:15

Personal Needs
Cleanup and Hands wash
Breakfast

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Our Staff

The staff at Barvinok Children’s Center

Has been carefully chosen and we have the advantage of retaining staff for the long-term where professional standards are higher than salaries justify. Programs offer certified head teachers and qualified assistant teachers implementing a superior developmentally-appropriate learning environment in keeping with our philosophy.

Each teacher/instructor is multilingual and some fluent in 3-4 languages.

And we are so proud to have professional music teacher in our team.

Effective January 2015, all staff is American Heart Association CPR & AED certified (an AED is kept on premises).

With the Mission to provide high quality child care throughout Westchester area, we teach in both Ukrainian and English to achieve our goal of preserving Ukrainian language and culture in America. Our qualified staff members are trained and certified in childcare as well as early childhood education. Barvinok promises to provide a safe, affordable and developmentally appropriate atmosphere for preschool age children, and to promote interest in Ukrainian and other Slavic cultures, providing our children with an enhanced awareness of Ukrainian traditions and holiday celebrations. We focus on each child individual emotional, social, and physical development.

Recent Events

Christmas

Easter

Birthday

Heritage Festival

Summer Program

Thanksgiving

Mother’s and Father’s day

Special Event

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Barvinok Children’s Center welcomes and appreciates your feedback. Email your questions or comments to us any time by filling out the form below. And we will be in contact with you.

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Company Information :

25 Old Jackson Ave.

Hastings-On-Hudson, NY 10706

USA

Phone No: 914.409.3564

Email: BarvinokChildrensCenter@gmail.com