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18 Whitehouse Avenue, Roosevelt, NY 11575


Our Roosevelt center was the first Academic Explorers location opened in March 2017. With a strong reputation and collaborative relationship with the Roosevelt Free Union School District, we have offered the local residents free Universal Pre-K programs for three and four-year-old children as well as high quality infant, toddler, and preschool classes. After school and summer camp programs are also available for school-age children in kindergarten through grade 6.

About the director

Ms. Stephanie Dennis center director of academic explorers daycare in Roosevelt NY

With a Master of Science in Education, Ms. Stephanie has established herself as an Early Childhood Education professional, working her way up from leading a classroom as a teacher for 20 years to currently the Center Director. Ms. Stephanie excellently demonstrates our company core value of Learning as she commits herself to continuing her education and professional development by pursuing New York State certification.

Stephanie Dennis

Phone: (516) 378-5656


infant and toddler sisters at daycare

Teachers support our babies learning how to crawl, walk, and play with developmentally appropriate activities.


6 weeks - 2 years

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For families that occasionally need child care when their regular child care provider is unavailable.


18 months - 5 years

kids smiling in uniondale pre k

Through dramatic play and interactive learning, social-emotional skills are developed in our preschool classrooms.


2 - 5 years

preschool school bus for child transportation service in roosevelt

We provide pick up and drop off service to and from homes and schools for kids enrolled in our child care programs.


6 weeks - 12 years

before after school program in uniondale ny

Free meals and snacks, outdoor play, homework help, fun activities are included in our before & after school.


Kindergarten - 6th


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