The children and staff at our Blake Avenue location enjoyed some festive time when they gathered for the annual Smart Start Family Potluck on November 21, 2019. We are extremely thankful to everyone who helped make this possible by decorating, cooking, donating, organizing, and contributing gifts of support. We couldn’t have done it without you!
Dear Families and Friends of our young scholars, We invite you to join us for our yearly SmartStart Family Potluck on Thursday, November 21st at 11:30AM at our Blake Avenue location. All of our classrooms will unite as one and share in this special moment honoring the tradition of sharing during this joyous season.
Our children spend a lot of time with their academics, social skills, and recreational activities. These are essential for well-rounded growth in today’s children. We also teach our children etiquette, including table manners through Family Style Eating.
Looking for a healthy snack for your child this year? Try some of our exciting suggestions so they’re not bored with the same apple slices and carrot sticks. These items are budget-friendly, travel easy, and are very tasty.
All children love fruit, but have your children tried something other than apples, oranges, and grapes? In a city as diverse as New York City there are so many colorful, exotic fruit to choose from. These colors, tastes, and textures present a wonderful opportunity to discuss the other ethnicities and cultures around you to make … Read More
Parents, will you be having a BBQ today? Let your children help you make grilled corn (find your favorite recipe online—there are many to choose from). Children love to help and it’s one of the best ways for them to learn.
Cool off from the summer heat with a refreshing soft drink like this cool, crisp, Watermelon and Cucumber smoothie. All it takes is two ingredients—watermelon and cucumber. Cut them up, blend them in a blender, and put in the refrigerator to get cold, then enjoy! Our preschool children use blenders and juicers and make drinks … Read More