Addie Mae Collins 3

Grades Pre-K
Staff Pick

What’s Special

Music lessons and lots of trips

The Downside

Admission limited to low-income families

Our Review

Housed in the same building as the citys Human Resources Administration, Addie Mae Collins 3 offers year-round child care as well as Head Start classes to low-income children in East Harlem. Director Diane Spann says the center offers both in-class and out-of-class learning with lots of class trips to farms and zoos, music lessons and early reading and computer literacy.

ADMISSIONS: Limited to low-income families. (Clara Hemphill, telephone interview, August 2014)

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

What is the Pre-K like?

From this school's most recent Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS)

Instruction: Teachers ask kids to explain their reasoning when they solve problems

From this school's most recent Early Childhood Environmental Rating System (ECERS-R)

Activities: Children explore art, music, sand/water, dramatic play and more
Language: Teachers talk and listen to kids in a supportive way
Interaction: Teachers ask kids good questions and invite back-and-forth conversation

Who does this school serve?

From 2017-18 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
29
Asian
0.0%
Black
79.0%
Hispanic
21.0%
White
0.0%
Other
0.0%

From 2018 School Directories

Pre-K seats
54
Preference to low income families?
May have income or other eligibility requirements. Contact for more information.
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Location

2322 Third Avenue
Manhattan NY 10035
East Harlem (District 5)
Trains: 4, 5, 6 to 125th St
Buses: Bx15, M1, M100, M101, M103, M116, M15, M15-SBS, M35, M98

Contact

Phone
212-831-3144

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