Peppermint Tree Child Care Center

165 Fieldcrest Ave
Edison, NJ 08837-0883
Tel: (732)225-7400
Grades: PK-1 | 62 students
Peppermint Tree Child Care Center 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 Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-1

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Peppermint Tree Child Care Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Rabbi Jacob Joseph Yeshiva (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Apple Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Apple Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Edison
    Apple Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 270 students
    0.7 miles
    2825 Woodbridge Ave
    Edison, NJ 08817
  • Edison
    Grades: NS-K | 64 students
    1.6 miles
    211 Mill Road
    Edison, NJ 08837
  • Edison
    Helping Hand Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 57 students
    1.7 miles
    1059 Amboy Ave
    Edison, NJ 08837
  • Edison
    Grades: K | 21 students
    1.7 miles
    1017 King Georges Post Rd
    Edison, NJ 08837
  • Metuchen
    Grades: K-9 | 197 students
    1.7 miles
    130 Whitman Ave
    Metuchen, NJ 08840

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