Sundance School

401 Greenbrook Rd
Plainfield, NJ 07063-0706
     Tel: (908)561-5055
        
   
Grades: PK - 5 | 353 students
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Sundance school creates a safe environment that promotes a sense of security, trust and acceptance, children are able to grow socially, emotionally and academically.
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We celebrate childhood at Sundance Pre-School and strive to promote early childhood activities that will foster a true love of learning and prepare our students for success when they enter kindergarten.
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The curriculum is a creative one, based on a hands-on approach.
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Each child will be encouraged to make choices and become self-directed.
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We use a thematic teaching technique, strongly supported by exceptional literature.
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The children will take part in writing and illustrating of classroom books that will be shared by all families.
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They will engage in many offerings: blocks, dramatic play, art, dance, housekeeping, music, creative movement and the development of pre-reading, writing, math and science skills.
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We welcome parent volunteers in our school.
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Helping will assist us in making our on-going field trips and special activities successful.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 353 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Sundance School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Benjamin Fox
Admissions Associate Monica Chalwa

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt. St. Mary Academy High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Giving Nest Preschool (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Giving Nest Preschool (0.5 miles away)
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  • North PlainfieldThe Giving Nest Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    300 Clinton Ave
    North PlainfieldNJ 07063
    (908)754-2060
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.5 mi | 191 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • PlainfieldKings Daughters Day School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    502 West Front St
    PlainfieldNJ 07060
    (908)756-7788
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | 153 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • WatchungMt. St. Mary Academy High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1645 Us Highway 22
    WatchungNJ 07069
    (908)757-0108
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 350 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PlainfieldGrowing Tree Preschool Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    18 Park Place
    PlainfieldNJ 07060
    (908)754-5505
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1 mi | 44 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • PlainfieldTaylor's Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    624 Somerset Street
    PlainfieldNJ 07060
    (908)222-1114
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.1 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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