Helping Hands Learning Center

1017 King Georges Post Rd,
Edison, NJ, 08837-0883
Tel: (732)738-0600
Helping Hands was established in 1979 as a pre-school/child care center.
Since, it has grown into a family of schools known as Helping Hands/Peppermint Tree Schools with Traditional and Montessori Programs.
It is our mission to foster a good self image and prepare your child to face life with confidence.
Our warm, loving, learning environment enhances and develops childrens minds where freedom of choice and independence are encouraged.
Helping Hands/Peppermint Tree Schools provide an environment that promotes a positive growing experience.
All the classrooms are equipped with furniture and materials designed for each specific age group.
This provides the child with the ability to move freely and independently with little assistance from the adult This freedom of making choices allows the child to think and act independently.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Joseph High School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Redeemer Lutheran School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Candyland, Inc. (1.2 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fords Our Redeemer Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    28 S 4th St
    Fords , NJ , 08863
    (732)738-7470
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.8  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Fords
    Candyland, Inc.
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    698 King Georges Road
    Fords , NJ , 08863
    (732)738-4555
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Edison Peppermint Tree Child Care Center
    Montessori School
    165 Fieldcrest Ave
    Edison , NJ , 08837
    (732)225-7400
    Montessori School
    1.2  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K-3
  • Edison
    Apple Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2825 Woodbridge Ave
    Edison , NJ , 08817
    (732)494-4111
    Montessori School
    1.7  mi  |  248  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Fords Our Lady Of Peace School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 69 Amboy Ave
    Fords , NJ , 08863
    (732)738-7464
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  256  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
3 Tips for an Effective Private School Job Search
Use these tips to tweak your job search strategies as you seek employment in a private school.
5 Financial Aid DOs and DONTs
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!