16 Daycare Centers and All Day PreK Programs in Park Slope Brooklyn

Park Slope is a mecca of fantastic family resources and child care is no exception.  Here are 16 great options if you’re on the hunt for child care.


  1. Beansprouts Nursery School is an all day preschool program.  They also provide after school for pre-k to 4th grade with pick-ups for local public schools.  Open 7:30 to 6PM.  Ages 2 to 5 years. 453 6th Avenue, 718- 965-8573.
  2. Brooklyn Free Space is a parent cooperative preschool.  Open from 8AM to 6PM.   Ages 2.6 to 4.8 years.  298 6th Avenue, 718-965-3135.
  3. Bumblebee is a daycare for infants and toddlers.  It is noteworthy that Bumblebee separates the infants and the toddler onto two floors.  They provide a completely separate space and curriculum for the two age groups in order to cater even more to each child’s needs.  Open 7:30AM to 6:30PM.  Ages 8 weeks to 2 years.  258 4th Avenue, 347-422-0998.
  4. Chai Tots Preschool hosts toddler classes, Nursery, and Kindergarten programs for kids ages 18 months to 5 years. 70 Prospect Park West, 718-499-0836.
  5. Daddy Daycare is a family home daycare for kids ages 6 weeks and up.  256 6th Avenue, 389 Douglass Street, 382 6th Street, 917-647-4448.
  6. Eladia’s Kids is over 20 years old and offers daycare and preschool education for ages 3 months to 5 years.  264 Flatbush Avenue, 718-230-7560.
  7. Honeydew Drop Childcare provides a curriculum of education and enrichment.  Open from 8AM to 6PM.  Ages 2 months to 2 years old.  277 14th Street, 718-788-9633.
  8. Kinderhaus is a private day school consisting of pre-k, kindergarten and afterschool programs for kids ages 2 to 6 years.  468 6th Avenue,  718-947-6910.
  9. NY Kids Club is a preschool program for 3 – 5 hours per day. The youngest class for 2 year olds is based on a policy of “gentle separation.”  For 3 and 4 year old children, it is drop off only. 125 5th Avenue, 718-857-0700.
  10. Park Slope Child Care Collective is a non-for-profit full day child care collective, where parents participate in their children’s experience throughout the year. Ages 2 to 4 years. 186 St. John’s Place, 718-399-0397. 
  11. Parker’s Place is a full day preschool for kids ages 2 1/2 to 4.  428 7th Avenue,  718-499-2080.
  12. Park Slope Schoolhouse is a non-for-profit daycare and preschool program with an impressively full daily schedule for kids ages 1 to 4. 556 Fifth Ave, 718-768-4873.
  13. Old First Nursery School.  The oldest parent cooperative preschool in New York City. Ages 3 to 5. 729 Carroll Street 347-460-6367.
  14. Sofia’s Daycare is a daycare and playschool that focuses on many areas of learning for kids ages 5 months and up. 77 16th Street, 226 4th Avenue, 347-294-4886.
  15. St. Johns Kidz is a homey daycare with a backyard garden for children ages 18 months to 4 years.  34 St. John’s Place Brooklyn, (718) 789-0008.
  16. Sunflower Childcare A daycare and preschool program with great options for full or part time care. Their rates are based on an hourly scale, allowing parents to choose between 10 to 50 hours of weekly care. Open 8AM to 6PM sharp.  Ages 3 months to 4 years.  Infant/Toddler location (3 months to 2 years):  8th Street between 4th and 5th Ave.16th Street and 5th Ave.  Preschool Day Care location:  238 5th Ave,  718-783- 0738.






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