Chester Preschool

465 Derry Road,
Chester, NH, 03036-0303
Tel: (603)887-6016
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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 10%

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Victory Baptist School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stepping Stones School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nutfield Cooperative School (2.6 miles away)
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  • Derry Stepping Stones School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1 Partridge Lane
    Derry , NH , 03038
    (603)434-6900
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • East Derry Nutfield Cooperative School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    47 East Derry Rd.
    East Derry , NH , 03041
    (603)434-2602
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.6  mi  |  174  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Derry Sonshine Preschool & Daycare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    53 N Main St
    Derry , NH , 03038
    (603)434-6987
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    2.8  mi  |  32  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Derry
    St. Thomas Aquinas School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 387
    Derry , NH , 03038
    (603)432-2712
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.1  mi  |  218  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Derry
    Clubhouse Child Care Inc
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    13 Peabody Rd
    Derry , NH , 03038
    (603)434-7897
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3.3  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  K

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