2-Year Olds

Eligibility:

  • Child must be 2 by October 1st

Two Year Old Program:

  • MON/WED/FRI  8:45 - 11:15 AM

Tuition: $3250 per year

Program Highlights:

  • Develop a sense of security and a feeling of success away from home

  • Learn through Creative Curriculum for Twos - a comprehensive, research                                                                                                                based curriculum that  features exploration and discovery, enabling children                                                                                                                   to develop confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills

  • Develop self-expression and develop self-control

  • Experience the benefits of Experiential learning...have fun by doing!

  • Benefit from a nurturing class size – Two seperate classrooms with a maximum of

10 students and 2 teachers in each.

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year

Personal tours are unavailable at this time. Please contact Director Amy Crandall with additional questions.

She can be reached by phone at 973.635.5261 or via email at cmpdirector@optonline.net.

Daily Schedule

Sign in, drop off

Choice time with toys, puzzles, free art

Outdoor play or Gym time

Wash hands

Snack

Small group art projects, choice time

Class clean up

Circle time - music, dance, instruments, parachute

Ride on toys, books, stamps

Dismissal

3-Year Olds

 

Eligibility:

  • Child must be 3 by October 1st

 

3-Year Old Program:

  • 3-Day Option

MON/TUES/WEDS 8:45am-11:45am

Tuition: $3,400 per year

  • 4-Day Option:

MON/TUES/WEDS/ THU Enrichment class 8:45am-11:45am

Tuition: $4,500 per year

Program Highlights:

  • Learn through the Creative Curriculum for Preschool -  a comprehensive,

research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery as

a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity,

and life long critical thinking skills

  • Develop self-expression and continue to develop self control and a sense

of responsibility

  • Experience the benefits of experiential learning,,, have fun, learn by doing!

  • Benefit from a nurturing class size - 2 separate classrooms with a 

maximum of 10 students and 2 teachers ( the 3-day class will be

separate from the 4-day class) 

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

  • Consider the 4th day, which is based on a highly creative and imaginative

theme based study, More to Explore

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year

Personal tours are unavailable at this time. Please contact Director Amy Crandall with additional questions.

She can be reached by phone at 973.635.5261 or via email at cmpdirector@optonline.net.

Daily Schedule

Arrive at school via car drop-off line

Choice time - interact with others, blocks, dress up, kitchen, puzzles, books, easel, sand and water tables. 

Circle time- take attendance, sing, introduce or advance study

Small group project

Outdoor play or gym time

Class Clean Up- each child gets a specific job 

Reading on the rug with a book

Wash hands 

Snack

Read aloud at Circle

Dismissal

4-Year Olds

 

Eligibility:

  • Child must be 4 by October 1st 

 

4-Year Old Program:

  • 5-Day Option:

Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri enrichment class  8:45-11:45 am         

Tuition: $5,650 per year

  • 4-Day Option:

Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs 12:30-3:30 pm

Tuition: $4,500 per year

Program Highlights:

  • Learn through the Creative Curriculum for Preschool - a comprehensive,

research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery as

a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity,

and life long critical thinking skills

  • Numerous visiting programs and field trips to enhance curriculum

  • Develop creativity, a sense of responsibility and self-reliance

  • Benefit from a Nurturing Class Size - Two separate classes with a maximum

of 10 students and 2 teachers (4-day option will run in the afternoon and

the 5-day option will run in the mornings)

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

  • Consider the 5th day, which is based on a highly creative and imaginative

theme based study, More to Explore

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year

Personal tours are unavailable at this time. Please contact Director Amy Crandall with additional questions.

She can be reached by phone at 973.635.5261 or via email at cmpdirector@optonline.net.

Daily Schedule

Arrive at school via drop-off line

Children are free to choose activities set up in classroom. 

Circle Time - greeting songs, attendance, weather, study

Art activity or lesson for day in small groups 

Circle Time - music and special activity

Clean up/individual book time

Story time

Bathroom/hand washing followed

Snack

Outdoor play or gym time

Dismissal

4 and 5 Year Olds

 

Eligibility:

  • Child must be 4 by October 1st

4 and 5 Year Old Program:

MON/TUES/WED/TH/FRI  8:45am-12:00pm

Tuition: $6,750

Program Highlights:

  • Learn through Creative Curriculum for Preschool - a comprehensive, research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery as a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and life long critical thinking skills

  • Design for children not ready to attend Kindergarten, or an older 4, rich with K readiness activities

  • Develop creativity, sense of responsibility and self-reliance

  • Benefit from a nurturing class size - maximum of 10 students with 2 teachers

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden

  • Fridays are a highly creative and imaginative theme based study called More to Explore

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year

Personal tours are unavailable at this time. Please contact Director Amy Crandall with additional questions.

She can be reached by phone at 973.635.5261 or via email at cmpdirector@optonline.net.

Kindergarten Enrichment

 
Exploration of Literacy, Math, Science and Art!

 Our goal is to provide opportunities to develop skills essential for lifetime learning

Come and explore new ideas and interests and have fun learning by doing!

KINDERGARTEN ENRICHMENT...Registration for the 2020 - 2021 school year will begin in January, as children are registering for Kindergarten.  AM & PM sessions available, open enrollment until classes are full.  For more information, contact Director Amy Crandall at cmpdirector@optonline.net. 

 

Our Kindergarten Enrichment Program Highlights:

  • Creatively designed by caring staff to complement and reinforce your Kindergartner's school day.

  • Program coordinated by certified teacher with K enrichment planning credentials 

  • Communication with district Kindergarten teachers to reinforce NJ state standards.

  • Exploration of Literacy, Math, Science, and Art.

  • Experiential learning,., have fun, learn by doing!

  • Nurturing Class Size maximum of 12 students with 2 teachers

  • Fridays are a highly creative and imaginative them based study called More to Explore

 

K Enrichment Program

AM  TUES/WEDS/THU/ FRI enrichment class 8:45 AM -12:00 PM, BYO lunch

PM  TUES/WEDS/THU/FRI enrichment class 11:30 AM- 2:30 PM, BYO lunch

Tuition:

     3 day class (Tues, Weds, Thu):  $3,400 per year

     4 day class (Tues, Weds, Thu, Fri): $4500 per year

    

Daily Schedule

Free play -  includes rotating items at brio table, blocks & legos, puzzles, play kitchen, games, manipulatives, easel art, and free art.

Clean up

Circle time: calendar, weather, math and literacy skills, songs, class games, story, and project demonstration

Project/games: projects include arts and crafts, writing, science experiments. Children transition to educational games when project is complete

Outdoor play or gym time

Wash hands

Lunch

Dismissal

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Chatham Methodist Preschool

460 Main Street, Chatham, NJ 07928

Phone: 973.635.5261

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