Acorn School

     Tel: (603)778-8285
        
   
Grades: PK - K | 104 students
Acorn School is a special school in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire, where young children develop and learn together in an atmosphere that is consistent, encouraging, and cheerful.
Founded in 1972, this non-profit, play-based preschool and kindergarten is located in Stratham, NH in beautiful and natural surroundings.
Pre-K and kindergarten programs are offered for children ages three through six.
As a school for childhood, we recognize that this time is a short but significant period in life when trust, curiosity, and emotion are spontaneous and expressed with exuberance and confidence.
At Acorn, as much time and emphasis is placed on your child's social, emotional, and physical development as on his/her intellectual development.
The curriculum and warm, friendly environment stimulate and challenge all aspects of your child as s/he becomes involved in learning.
The whole child is considered and planned for in our everyday interactions.
When your child is comfortable, self-confident, and developmentally ready, s/he is able to perform and succeed to his/her potential.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 104 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 14%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 41:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Phillips Exeter Academy (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gateway To Learning (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Great Bay Kids Company (3.2 miles away)
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  • NewfieldsGateway To Learning
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    12 Main St
    NewfieldsNH 03856
    (603)778-7596
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1.9 mi | 35 students | Gr. K                      
  • StrathamCornerstone School
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    146 High St
    StrathamNH 03885
    (603)772-4349
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    2.4 mi | 228 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • NewmarketGreat Bay Kids Company
    Daycare / Preschool
    3 Simons Ln
    NewmarketNH 03857
    (603)659-5006
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.2 mi | 68 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • NewfieldsMontessori School For The Arts & Sciences
    Montessori School
    Po Box 240
    NewfieldsNH 03856
    (603)772-5558
    Montessori School
    5.2 mi | 69 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • NewfieldsNurture & Nature Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Po Box 8
    NewfieldsNH 03856
    (603)772-3811
    Daycare / Preschool
    5.2 mi | 52 students | Gr. K                      

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