St. James Nursery & Kindergarten 45 S Springfield Ave, Springfield, NJ07081 St. James, a Catholic school, puts religion at the center of its lesson plan. While it offers a full range of subjects,…More the school says “Gospel values are integrated with other subjects as a means to bridge the gap between daily life and the need for God in life.”
The school has modern facilities, including a computer lab, but its main selling point to parents is likely to be its small class sizes. A recent fourth grade class had less than ten students.
Holy Cross Christian Nursery School and Kindergarten 639 Mountain Ave, Springfield, NJ07081 The Christian nursery school enrolls about 80 students a year and is affiliated with the Holy Cross Lutheran Church. The…More school’s “Christ-centered curriculum” aims to create in children a “growing awareness of and relationship with Jesus Christ.”
The school is open to children of all faiths, from the age of 2 1/2 to 6. The classrooms are larger than state requirements, and there is a large enclosed outdoor playground. Lynn Zahn is the school’s director.
The Children's Academy 37 Church Mall, Springfield, NJ07081 The Children's Academy is a Montessori school for children ages 2½ - 6½ which is celebrating its…More 31st anniversary. The state-certified preschool and kindergarten is dedicated to providing an unparalleled educational opportunity for your child. It is centered on Maria Montessori's belief in the teacher as the silent caretaker of the environment, allowing each student to explore the classroom and advance to any level of learning. The academy offers an accelerated academic curriculum in reading, math, social studies, science and culture with music, art, French and computers incorporated in the child's daily routine. Call the number provided to schedule a tour of the academy or for more information.