Early Childhood Center Staff


ECC Teachers and Staff

The Community Synagogue Early Childhood Center prides itself on its loving, capable and dedicated staff. All head teachers are certified in Early Childhood.  Our staff is comprised of seasoned, experienced early childhood professionals who are knowledgeable in all aspects of early childhood and are exceptional teachers who adore young children.  Our nurturing teachers provide tools to foster each child’s self-confidence and to facilitate meaningful interactions with their peers to build lasting relationships.


Ellen Cohen, Interim Director of the Early Childhood Center

Email Ellen: [email protected], 516-883-3144 ext. 323







Susan Freire

Sue Freire, Education Office Manager

Sue Freire was named Education Office Manager after serving nine years as Administrative Assistant of both our Early Childhood Center and Religious School. Before coming to The Community Synagogue Sue worked as the administrator of another faith-based preschool. Sue always has a smile and is always willing to help you with all of your Early Childhood Center and Religious School questions and needs.