Discovery Years

155 Algonquin Parkway
Whippany, NJ 07981
Tel: (973)515-3654
Grades: NS-PK | 36 students
  • Discovery Years was established in 1991 and has been providing quality child care in Sussex County ever since.
  • We pride ourselves on creating a safe, clean, positive environment that nurtures both the child's present needs and provides them with the tools they will need in the future.
  • Discovery Years offers numerous programs for you to choose what best suits your family's needs.
  • We provide care for children ranging in age from six weeks to twelve years in a variety of different capacities, from part-time to full-time.
  • Please check with your nearest Discovery Years for additional program information, availability, and hours of operation.
  • The staff at Discovery Years is comprised of caring professionals, committed to the education and development of your child.
  • At each of our centers you will find certified teachers and directors with degrees in education up to masters degrees.
  • These professionals strive to provide the best child care available and will work cooperatively with you on any questions, suggestions or concerns that you may have.
  • These open lines of communication are established by our staff so that our teachers and parents can work together and decide how to best help each child's development.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Discovery Years Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
National avg.: 13:1
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