Preschool

Positively the Best Place for Your Child!

Caring, Enriching Environment

We are committed to quality and excellence in a safe and pleasant environment for young children. It is important to us that your child is treated as an individual, focusing on the positive and helping to build self-esteem.

Experienced, Caring Teachers

Our certified teachers create a positive learning environment that encourages children to develop as individuals and to socialize with each other. Positive Place Preschool staff are trained in CPR and First Aid.

Education

We offer a developmentally appropriate curriculum designed to foster independence, a love for learning, self-discipline, proper manners and a positive self-image.

  • A variety of daily activities including Art, Circle Time, Story Time, Music and Movement, Math, Pre-Reading Readiness, Science, and Organized Free Play

  • Computer education using software designed for young children

  • Interesting Field Trips

Open Communication with Parents

Communication between staff and parents is encouraged and vital to build trust. Involvement by parents is always encouraged.

  • Safe, Modern Facilities

  • Five large, bright classrooms

  • Building security system

  • Technology Center with modern computers

  • Large, outdoor playground

  • Full-sized gymnasium

State-Certified

The Positive Place Pre-School is licensed by the State of New Jersey, Division of Youth and Family Services, Licensing Division: License #16POS0001.

Why Choose Us

  • Experienced, caring teachers

  • Developmentally appropriate curriculum

  • Open communication with parents

  • Safe, modern facilities

  • State-certified

Our Pledge

We are committed to quality and excellence in a safe and pleasant environment for young children.It is important to us that your child is treated as an individual, focusing on the positive and helping to build self-esteem.

Seeing is Believing!

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Get More Information or Visit Our Classrooms

For detailed information about our full- and part-day pre-school programs, and fees, or to arrange a visit to our classrooms, please contact Nicole Kenworthy, PreSchool Director, by phone at (973) 427-7777 or by email at nkenworthy@bgchawthorne.org.