When it rains (or the temperature drops too low) and we can’t go outside to play and run around, we have a huge indoor space on the ground floor of our building where we go instead. There we do yoga and play duck duck goose and play other fun games that involve the whole class. Read more…
Merricat’s Castle School is a developmental preschool that follows a successful model of inclusion.
We offer a ten month, half-day inclusion program to children 3-5 years old. All our classrooms are integrated and have a mix of children funded by the Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE) and typically developing children. We employ a team teaching approach that pairs masters teachers in Early Childhood with Special Education teachers.
We provide therapy on-site for the following therapies:
speech and language therapy occupational therapy physical therapy and counseling
Founded in 1986 by Gretchen Buchenholz, the Association to Benefit Children (ABC) is dedicated to bringing joy and warmth to disadvantaged children and their families through compassionate, sustainable, comprehensive and integrated services.
Art, creativity and experiential media begin in the Sunshine Room and continue to play a big part in our lives every day in Merricats. In New York City we are fortunate to be surrounded in some of the world’s most famous museums. Spring term in the