With an international student body aged 15-months to 5-years old, the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Preschool Center provides a unique early learning experience that builds a strong platform for a life-long love of learning.

YWCA Greenwich Preschool Programs are licensed by Connecticut's Office of Early Childhood.

Due to COVID-19 , programs and offerings might be modified.

A few things to know:

  • YWCA Preschool programs are licensed by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood and comply with regulation standards for health and safety
  • Tuition discounts are available for Full Family Members
  • Financial aid is available for income-eligible families
  • Begin the admissions process by scheduling a tour today


For additional information, contact Geri Smiles, Director of Childhood Education at 203-869-6501, ext. 221 or

Tuition Includes Seven Special Classes:

  • Two-years olds receive Music and Gymnastics instructions
  • Ages three, four, and five receive expert instruction in basic Gymnastics, Music, Spanish and Swimming* (Dependent upon guidelines provided by the CDC.)
  • Ages four and five receive yoga and a visit from Stamford Nature Center monthly
  • A new state-of-the-art STEAM Lab for all age groups to use imaginative and creative approaches to encourage critical thinking

*only children attending five days per week get instruction in all courses

YWCA Greenwich students and families love our flexible scheduling:

  • Part-day for 10 months *
  • Full-day for 12 months

Attend morning sessions. Add lunch. Add extended day hours. Put them all together.

  • Choice 1: Day Segment, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Choice 2: Lunch Bunch, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Choice 3: Extended Day (3-4 years), Add 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Choice 4: Extended Day Plus, Early drop-off and/or late pick-up available for 3 – 5-year olds
  • Choice 5: Number of days per week
    • 15-month to 2-year-olds attend 2, 3, or 5 days-a-week
    • 3-year-olds attend 4 or 5 days-a-week.
    • 4-5-year-olds attend 5 days-a-week.
  • Choice 6: Full Day (3-5 years) - 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM, 5 days-a-week, all year

Tuition Payment Schedule

  • A $75 application fee and deposit of $1,000.00 are to be paid when submitting registration forms. These fees are NON-REFUNDABLE/NON-TRANSFERABLE.
  • Installment plans are available.
  • 50% of tuition is due on May 1.
  • The remaining balance is due August 1.

Membership is required. Affiliate Youth - $200/year or Full family - $140/month.