Our five preschool classrooms are always filled with new discoveries. Our experienced teachers are always using new and enticing experiences to the help the 3 and 4 year old children to learn. With a ratio of 1:9, teachers have ample opportunity to guide children as needed through a variety of classroom activities. Most of our classrooms have two full time assistants to ensure quality care every day.
Our preschool classrooms contain many different learning centers:
pretend play (socialization/social studies)
science area (science/math)
manipulative area (math/logic/literacy/fine motor skills)
block area (math/science/social studies)
art area (art)
reading corner (literacy)
writing area (literacy)
water/sand table (science/math)
gym time (gross motor)
Children also have the opportunity to participate in a variety of enrichment programs offered through our program center.
Many of our teachers also teach a second language and provide special times for music appreciation. We do offer a Y enrichment and sport classes such as Kinder sports, soccer, tennis, cooking, ballet, and more in addition to the curriculum for an additional fee. In the spring, we also have a Kindergarten Readiness class as part of the curriculum for the 4 year old children that reviews any social or academic skills that your child may require.
For more information or to schedule a tour, please call (973) 762-0860 K
HOURS OF OPERATION
Early Childhood Learning Center
10 W. Parker Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Mon: 8:30am - 7:00pm
Tues-Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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