Adhering to the Bank Street Graduate School of Education’s Developmental Interaction Approach, Park Prep Academy is a multi-aged, ability-based preschool that provides personalized and stimulating curriculum to engage each student at his or her own developmental ability level rather than simply by age.
Park Prep Academy’s state of the art classroom and exceptional 1:4 teacher to student ratio provides ideal and individualized one on one learning opportunities and instruction for each student DAILY. Each day, students of Park Prep Academy are immersed in literacy, mathematics, social studies, science, foreign language, music, art, dramatic play, technology and more! The enthusiastic and graduate level degree holding educators of Park Prep Academy ensure that the early learning experience is interactive, dynamic and truly one of a kind!
We invite you and your child(ren) to join us for an upcoming Open House. Please visit the Park Prep Academy website to learn more about the exceptional part-time as well as full-time preschool programs offered.
Applications received prior to March 2014 will be given primary consideration for admission into the 2014-2015 school year.
Park Prep Academy
7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
519 Central Avenue, Jersey City, NJ (Easily accessible via Observer Highway, 14th Street Viaduct, or 9th Street Elevator)
The Jewish Community Center of Central NJ’s Children’s Services Department is committed to excellence in education and providing a safe, nurturing school environment for all its children. Our comprehensive learning program, which includes Jewish heritage, is designed to allow children to flourish as they interact with both their physical and social environments.
The JCC’s preschool is for children ages 2 – 5 years old. The learning environment in our preschool classrooms is rich with opportunities to interact with the environment. Children will enjoy learning about the world around them as well as about our Jewish heritage. Our curriculum provides experiences that are rich and developmentally appropriate. Activities enriching the classroom experience include sessions with our specialists in swimming, physical education, music, art and movement. New this year is Bridges, a Transitional Kindergarten for children who do not make the age cut-off and children who may benefit from an extra year.
Our Full-Day Kindergarten for 5 and 6 year olds combines a progressive academic curriculum and a warm and nurturing environment. The kindergarten curriculum, which is child-centered, focuses on the whole child. Reading and literacy skills are developed through various activies and Everyday Math and the Macmillan Social Studies and Science Series are also part of the kindergarten program. Add in Jewish programming and specials in art appreciation, music, fitness and swim, and our kindergartners get a comprehensive start to their elementary school years!
We also offer a half-day kindergarten wrap-around program is for children attending morning public school kindergarten. The perfect complement to kindergarten, the JCC’s Kindergarten Wrap is academic-based to give your child quality opportunities outside of his or her kindergarten class.
JCC of Central New Jersey
Wilf Jewish Community Campus
1391 Martine Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
ph: 908-889-8800 x238
Mara D. Cole is a Speech- Language Pathologist serving children in Manhattan, NY and Hoboken, NJ. She is certified by ASHA (American Speech-Language Hearing Association) and licensed in both New York and New Jersey. Her experience includes working with the pediatric population in a variety of therapeutic settings including homecare, preschools, elementary schools and private practices. She conducts evaluation and treatment of children with a variety of speech and language needs, including articulation disorders, phonological process disorders, receptive/expressive/pragmatic language disorders, and other global developmental delays.
Mara D. Cole, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech- Language Pathologist
Licensed in NY & NJ
Riverside Pediatric Group is proud to offer, to future single or couple parents-to-be a one-day long FREE Prenatal/Child Birthing Class that includes a presentation on what to expect during the birthing process, how best to prepare, breathing and relaxation techniques and information on Cesarean deliveries. The latter part of the day includes Breast Feeding instruction by a certified Lactation Consultant and Newborn Care information by a Board Certified Pediatrician. Also, there will be sufficient time to answer all of your questions! This educational day for single or couple parents-to-be will prepare you for what to expect from the time labor begins until your first visit with the pediatrician. The Class is completely Free and Includes Free Lunch & Refreshments!! There are a limited number of spots available so pre-registration is required.
Apple Montessori Schools
6 weeks- 6years old
Open 7:00 am – 6:30 pm
1055 Maxwell Lane Hoboken NJ