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Jude Keith Rose
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Welcome to West Hill Educare!

Established in 2007, West Hill Educare is reopening in November 2022 for "crawlers to 3s."

West Hill Educare is only a mile up the hill from the inlet, located in the west hill neighborhood above the Lehman Alternative Community School.

Our program is grounded in the Educaring® Approach - a caregiving approach developed by Magda Gerber under her organizational name, Resources for Infant Educarers, or RIE®.
You will also see the influence of the teachings of Maria Montessori.

The Educaring Approach is a relationship-based approach rooted in a foundation of respect.
We encourage active participation in self-care routines and independent exploration during open play times. Learn more about our approach by exploring our site!

Our new environment is currently being developed. Until we are able to shre images, our original classroom can be viewed here: http://www.westhilleducare.com/classroom.html.

West Hill Educare original brochure (PDF document)

Small program, limited infant and toddler spots...
Enroll your child today!


West Hill Educare (WHE) is a group family child care program licensed by NY State, License #889473 (in process, 10/11/2022)

Jude Rose, RIE® Associate
Certified Montessori Primary Teacher