Chester Preschool

465 Derry Road
Chester, NH 03036-0303
Tel: (603)887-6016
Grades: NS-PK | 21 students
Chester Pre-School and Kindergarten was established in 1988 and moved to its present site in 1989.
The director/owner, Barbara Stein, attended Suny at Oneonta, NY and graduated with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education.
She earned her M.Ed from Lesley University in June of 2005 in Curriculum and instruction with a specialization in Creative Arts and Learning.
Mrs. Stein and staff maintain their skills with a variety of extensive training through educational workshops and seminars.
The mission of Once Upon a Child Family Daycare, LLC is to provide safe, affordable, high quality family home child care where children are recognized as individuals and are encouraged to develop at their own pace.
The program provides a loving and nurturing home environment for children to grow and learn.
Children will develop a feeling of security and belonging and be given the opportunity to develop needed social, emotional, physical and cognitive skills.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Chester Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Victory Baptist School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nutfield Cooperative School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Stepping Stones School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Derry
    Stepping Stones School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 50 students
    1.8 miles
    1 Partridge Lane
    Derry, NH 03038
  • East Derry
    Nutfield Cooperative School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 174 students
    2.6 miles
    47 East Derry Rd.
    East Derry, NH 03041
  • Derry
    Sonshine Preschool & Daycare
    Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-KG | 38 students
    2.8 miles
    53 N Main St
    Derry, NH 03038
  • Derry
    St Thomas Aquinas School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 214 students
    3.1 miles
    3 Moody St
    Derry, NH 03038
  • Derry
    Clubhouse Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 53 students
    3.3 miles
    13 Peabody Rd
    Derry, NH 03038

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