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Learning through Play Pre-K Center at 535 Union Avenue

Grades: 3-K, Pre-K
535 Union Avenue
Bronx NY 10455
Phone: 718-292-4120

Our Insights

Learning through Play Pre-K Center at 535 Union Avenueis a district Pre-K center run by the Department of Education that provides preschool for 3 and 4 year olds. The center is in its own building, in Mott Haven.

Teachers ask children questions, invite back-and-forth conversation to develop language skills, mutual respect and promote positive social interactions.

There is outdoor space for children to play and get fresh air, as well as dedicated indoor play spaces apart from the classroom.

This school prioritizes children who live in District 7 but anyone is welcome to apply. To see if your address is in the district for this program please use our school search. For more information about 3-K and Pre-K enrollment and advice on how to find a program, please visit our Pre-K page.

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School Stats

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

What is the Pre-K like?

From the NYC Program Assessment (CLASS and ECERS-R) Database through 2018-2019

Instruction: Teachers ask kids to explain their reasoning when they solve problems
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 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
75
Asian
0%
Black
26%
Hispanic
73%
White
0%
Other
1%
Pre-K seats
73
3-K seats
75

From 2018 School Directories



For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

Mott Haven (District 7)
Trains: 6 Line to E Line 149 St
Buses: Bx17, Bx19

Contact

Principal
Carlyn Rahynes
Parent Coordinator
Carlyn Rahynes

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.

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