Fed Kids

All the center staff are incredible. So welcoming and clear that they really appreciate and value mykid. It’s really lucky to be able to drop my son off and have absolutely no worries about how he is being treated.


Full - time/Part - time rates are available.

Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY, 10278

We serve families of federal employees and the community

Fed Kids Highlights

  • Nine age-appropriate classrooms.
  • Two secure outdoor playgrounds
  • Weekly cooking activities to reflect our Learning Healthy Early Program
  • Enrichment activities, including puppetry and music
  • Seasonal celebrations, author events, and center-wide potlucks
  • Parent Advisory Board

Where We Go Outside

Jacob K Javits secure outdoor playgrounds.

Collect Pond Park

Thomas Paine Park

City Hall Park

School Leadership

Lashana Dumpson

Director BS in Community and Human Services; Master’s in ECE; NYS certified teacher (B-2).
Do the best you can until you know better. Then, when you know better, do better. Maya Angelou
Fun Fact: Lashana has a teenage daughter who’s a competitive tennis player and loves the travel that comes with it.

Olivia Chak

Associate Director BA with a degree in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) and a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education (Birth-2nd Grade).
Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily, even if you had no title or position. Brian Tracy
Fun Fact: Olivia enjoys playing handball.

Danielle Jacobsen

Assistant Director Bachelor's Dual Degree in General and Special Education.
Don't adapt to the energy in the room. Influence the energy in the room.
Fun Fact: Danielle knew she wanted to be a teacher since she was five years old!



$2,420 - $2,910
$2,420 - $2,910
$1,050 - $1,386


$3,600 - $3,901
$3,600 - $3,901
$1,350 - $1,782

For more information on our part-time and drop-in rates, please contact our center at (212) 264 – 4277 or [email protected].

Accreditation & Licensing Information

Contact Us or Visit the Center

Address: Address: 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY, 10278
Phone: (212) 264-4277

We believe it is essential that you come into the schools to get a true feel for the Imagine ethos and community. We require families to join a tour (we can accommodate virtual tours for those not able to attend in person) before being added to our waitlist.

If you are interested in our program, please call (212) 264-4277 to schedule a tour.