Join our fall 2022 class!
Preschool for ages 3-5
September 12th, 2022 through June 19th, 2023
Creating an intimate community means a lot to us. With a maximum of 8 children, we are able to foster deep relationships with each child. Adams & Haack Studio is a nature based program, spending at least half of our day adventuring in Prospect Park. Explore our philosophy page to learn more about our program.
Children born between July 1st, 2017 and December 1st, 2019 are eligible for enrollment.
**Child must be able to use the restroom independently**
Location: Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture building
53 Prospect Park West
Our fabulous Co-Teacher & Foodie Friday Chef!
A life long learner with a background in arts and education, I have always had a passion for working with children. I graduated from
Hunter College with a Bachelor’s degree in Studio Art with a focus in Arts Education. I have had the pleasure of working in the Pre-K program at the International School of Denver, the Children’s Museum of Manhattan—assisting with arts + food programming, as well as Brooklyn Compass Charter facilitating their after school program.
At Adams & Haack, I wear many hats but I am proud to lead food programming for both pre-school and after school! Part lunch lady, part self appointment “home economics” teacher, part art pal. Every day I get to learn from our students and that makes this job the best job I’ve ever had!
As a parent all you want for your child is to be in a school where they are seen and celebrated for who they are - my daughter came home from her first few days at Adams and Haack and told me that she loves Kaelynn because she "lets me be who I am." and then smiled and laughed. Her joy at going to school has not changed - and I have seen her grow into herself as a person, as a friend and as a member of a community.
My daughter has thrived in the nurturing play-based school Kaeylnn has created. She has gone on epic journeys through the woods of prospect park - landing on mars island and skating through the path of shadows. She has played dress-up, has had tea parties, painted rocks and sanded stumps. She has explored different cuisines on foodie friday bringing home arepas and dumplings. She has learned about perseverance and collaboration - all with such confidence.
I just cannot recommend Adams and Haack more highly - the only sad part is that we have to leave!
- Gwyneth and Chris, parents to D