The JCC Early Childhood Center (ECC) is a busy, happy and creative place for your child to play and learn. Parents and teachers form a partnership which enables your child to develop positive self-esteem, new skills and a life long love of learning. The JCC ECC offers a broad range of programs for children 6 weeks to 5 years of age. We offer swimming and a wide variety of large motor play both indoor and out with a gym, tumble room, playground and outdoor sports complex.
Dr. I.J. Rosefsky Day Care Center Full Day Program
The Dr. I.J. Rosefsky Day Care Center offers full day care Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm. Children who are 6 weeks to 5 years are eligible for our full day program. Day care is open 12 months a year with the exception of some Jewish holidays and legal holidays. Our professional staff share a common goal to provide a loving, safe, nurturing and stimulating environment for your child.
Victor & Esther Rozen Infant Rooms
Providing care for infants 6 weeks to 18 months.
Half Day Programs
A comprehensive program designed to build socialization skills and set young children on a life long journey of learning. Program includes swimming and physical education program and runs Monday-Friday 9:00 - 11:45 am.
Extended Day Program
Children enrolled in our 3/4 year old half day and UPK programs are eligible for this child care program. It is offered Monday - Friday, 11:45 am - 4:30 pm. You may contract for specific days, or you may use it on a drop-in basis for which we request 24 hour notice. This child care program follows the Vestal school calendar September - June.
Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK)
The JCC Early Childhood Center is proud to be a provider for the Vestal and Binghamton School districts UPK program. This program is free to Vestal and Binghamton children age 4 by December 1 who are accepted by the school districts. Morning session runs 9:00-11:45 am and afternoon session runs 1:00-3:45 pm. The UPK program, like all ECC programs, offers children a comprehensive curriculum that will encourage a life long love for learning. Students are exposed each week to activities that promote positive self esteem, expand their language and expression skills and lay the foundation for reading math and scientific inquiry. Students swim and participate in a physical education class each week.
For those who need a longer day, several wrap around options are available. Contact the ECC to find out how we can build a program that meets your needs.
Vestal residents should contact Vestal School district to apply. Binghamton residents can register at the JCC. Self pay slots are also available to children from any district.
To get more information or to schedule a tour contact ECC Directors Marlene Schwartz-Patrick ext.414, Chrissy Caslin ext 413 or Nichole Fuller 724-2417 ext. 431
Winter Preschool Classes, Ages 2-5
Give your toddler or pre-schooler a chance to explore & grow in specialty classes @ JCC!
- Alphabet Safari
- Mad Scientists
- Pre-School Soccer
- Pee Wee Basketball
- Gymnastics & Tumbling
- Magical Musicians
- Little Stars (intro to acting)
- Paint Me A Story
Classes run either 10:30am-11:10am OR 12:45-1:25pm
*Discounts for children registered in full time day care & members of the JCC
Click the link above to read class descriptions, register by calling the JCC Main Office @ 607-724-2417