Thank you for your interest in Chickpeas. Chickpeas Child Care Center is a parent­ run cooperative preschool, offering a full­ day program for children who will turn either 3 or 4 years old in 2020.  

Our  application  for the 2020-21 school year is now open!

Apply Now!

Open Houses

Please visit us at one of our upcoming Open Houses:

Saturday, November 23rd, from 10am-12pm
Tuesday, December 3rd, 7pm-9pm
Sunday, December 8th, 2pm-4pm

There is no need to sign up for an Open House ahead of time. Come hear from our amazing teachers and current families about what makes Chickpeas a great place for your child. Open houses are about 1 - 2 hours long.  Please do not bring children to the Open House; babies in carriers, however, are welcome.

Tours are available for families who attend an Open House.

Application Deadlines*

Priority Deadline: Friday, December 20, 2019

Deadline: Friday, January 3, 2020

* Application deadlines are for children turning 3 in 2020 only.

Pre-K For All

All children turning 4 years old in 2020 will be a part of our Pre-K For All program through a grant from the NYC Department of Education (NYCDOE).  To apply for a Pre-K For All spot, please complete the NYCDOE application. Application deadlines for Pre-K For All are set by the NYCDOE.  Please check their website for updates.

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Find us: 

451 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215