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Union Temple

17 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11238

(718) 623-1322


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Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Our goal is to lead children comfortably through the separation process, teach them to function in a group, and leave the school ready for kindergarten." (SOURCE:

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Sit on the board of trustees
  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school


Separation is Handled through:

  • Small group sessions
  • Abbreviated schedule at start of school year