Three of our seven early learning centers are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the gold standard for excellence in early childhood education. In the State of New York, only 1% of eligible centers are NAEYC-accredited, and nationwide only 8% of eligible centers have earned this distinction.


2014 Robin Hood Heroes Award, given annually to organizations and individuals doing heroic work and improving the lives of thousands of low-income New Yorkers

-Read about it in the Brooklyn Eagle

-Check out this video of Sumner Children’s Center graduate and now BKS board member Davida David at the Robin Hood Heroes breakfast

Recognized by Root Cause – Social Impact Research as one of the top seven school readiness programs in New York City, after more than 1,700 programs were examined in the metropolitan area—read about it in Root Cause