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We are the highest rated program that demonstrates best practice child care methods and teaching strategies for children of all ages. Your child deserves the best.


We are committed to partnering with families and our community on our mission to learn with, love, and lead children to higher education and a brighter future.

Who we serve
ages 6 weeks - 12 years old

Enrollment begins for children as young as 6 weeks old in our infant classroom. We also offer toddler and preschool programs in addition to a pre-k class that prepares young children for kindergarten. Our families also have the option of keeping their children enrolled in our before & after school programs.




1430 Jerusalem Avenue, Merrick NY 11566

Academic Explorers of Merrick is now enrolling for the 2020-2021 school year!

This location features four classrooms with small class sizes designed to provide each child with more opportunities for individualized instruction. With an on-site parking lot, flexible child care hours, and close proximity to the Southern State Parkway, our Merrick location provides convenience for working families.

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18 Whitehouse Avenue, Roosevelt, NY 11575

Our Roosevelt location was our first center opened in March 2017. We opened with the goal to provide high quality child care and partner with families and organizations within the community.

Located on the corner of Whitehouse Avenue and Nassau Road, this location is excellent for commuter families. With seven different class groups and contracts with the County and RUFSD, our Roosevelt location offers many children with an opportunity to be enrolled in a program that exemplifies excellence.

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