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Good Shepherd Early Childhood Center  

25 North Broadway  Irvington, NY 10533

914.591.4104   info@goodshepherdirvington.com

Relationship with Irvington Presbyterian Church
 

For more than half a century the Irvington Presbyterian Church has had as its mission the sponsorship of the Good Shepherd Early Childhood Center.  This non-sectarian nursery school shares the church's facilities. The Nursery School Committee oversees the policy of the school.  Members include a chairperson, church members, parent members and a teacher representative.

History
 

GSECC was founded in 1957 by Mrs. Jean MacIntosh, a member of the Irvington Presbyterian Church. Each classroom was staffed by a professional early childhood teacher accompanied by a "helping mother" every day. The school has evolved over time growing larger as the demand for the school's quality program has increased.  The cooperative model was supplanted by college-educated assistants.  However, the welcoming of parents continues to be an integral part of our program and philosophy.