Support Open House

OneCause – Support Open House through your everyday purchases 

NY Charities – Donate here

 

Meri Wallace, LCSW

http://www.psychologytoday.com/experts/meri-wallace-lcsw

 

Resources about NYC Schools: 

Insideschools.org (information on NYC public schools, including test scores and independent reviews)

Schools.nyc.gov (NYC Department of Education)

Parentsleague.org (Independent resource for NYC independent schools)

Naeyc.org   National Association for the Education of Young Children

Joyce Szuflita at NYC School Help http://www.nycschoolhelp.com

 

Local Public Schools

PS 261 (zone only)

PS 372, The Children’s School (lottery)

PS 58 (zone only)

PS 29 (zone only)

PS 32 (zone only)

PS 38 (zone only)

Community Roots Charter School

 

Gifted and Talented Public Schools

NEST+M

Brooklyn School of Inquiry 

PS 32

 

Bilingual Schools

Shuang Wen Academy – Chinese 

PS58 – French

International School of Brooklyn – Spanish and French 

 

Independent Schools

ERB Test Information – Required test to apply to an Independent School

Brooklyn Friends

Packer

Saint Ann’s

Brooklyn Free School

Brooklyn Heights Montessori 

Berkeley Carroll

Poly Prep

Hannah Senesh Community Day School

International School of Brooklyn

A. Fantis Parochial School

Greene Hill School 

 

Special Needs Schools

Mary McDowell School (“independent Friends school for children with learning disabilities”)

The Sterling School of Brooklyn (“to meet the needs of Dyslexic and Language Based Learning Disabled children who need intensive instruction”)

PS 372, The Children’s School (inclusive public school lottery or placement)

 

Health & Nutrition Links

www.headlice.org

www.cdc.gov/parasites/lice/head/index.html

www.fairytaleshaircare.com/

www.smallbitesonline.com 

www.butterbeanskitchen.com  (homemade, healthy, delicious meals, paired with food education for school age children)

www.wholesomebabyfood.com

www.wholesometoddlerfood.com

www.annabelkarmel.com

www.epicurious.com (recipes)

www.thescramble.com (subscription recipe service)

www.allrecipes.com (recipes)

www.foodallergy.org

www.cenyc.org/HTMLGM/maingm.htm (list of NYC’s farmers markets)

www.mypyramid.gov/mypyramid/index.aspx (the new food guide pyramid)

http://veganlunchbox.blogspot.com (fun and a little crazy lunch ideas for kids)