preschool child on playground


Beatrice Fox Auerbach Early Childhood Center

335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford

Pam Powell, 860-231-6345, 
Early Childhood Center Director

Ages: 2 yrs - 5 yrs

2, 3, 4 or 5 days
9:00am - 12:30pm
7:30am - 5:30pm

Transitional Kindergarten
Age: "young" fives who would benefit from another year before moving on to kindergarten
9:00am - 12:30pm
7:30am - 5:30pm

Infant/Toddler Day Care
Ages: 4 mos - 2.9 yrs

7:30am - 5:30pm

Extended flexible schedules are available in many age groups.

Our teachers are qualified professionals who have the interests of your child and family at heart. Staff is certified in First Aid and CPR and participates in ongoing professional development and training. Our high child-to-teacher ratio ensures that each child receives optimum attention.

Licensing and Accreditation

The Beatrice Fox Auerbach Early Childhood Center Infant/Toddler Program and Preschool are licensed through the Office of Early Childhood from the State of Connecticut and from the Connecticut Department of Health. We are proudly accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

NAEYC is dedicated to improving the well-being of young children. By receiving accreditation, our preschool has voluntarily met strict professional standards and specific criteria for early childhood education programs that help families identify top quality programs. Through NAEYC, the Mandell JCC has proven a commitment to the highest quality early childhood education.  
The school has an open door policy. Parents are encouraged to become involved in the program by participating on various committees, attending family social events and educational opportunities. We encourage a close connection between home and school.



icon-circle-arrow-up Top