Kangaroo Kids Childcare & Learning Center

1047 Route 28,
Branchburg, NJ, 08876-0887
     Tel: (908)231-7800
Grades: NS - K | 150 students
Kangaroo Kids Child Care and Learning Center was awarded #1 in America by the National Association of Child Care Professionals and is one of only 7% of schools nationwide to achieve accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

We are proud to be Leaders in Early Childhood Education since 1991 and of providing high quality early childhood education programs for children from 6 weeks old through 9 years of age.
 Kangaroo Kids has infant, toddler preschool, and prek programs as well as before and after school activities, summer camp with an in ground pool and swim lessons and a full day private school kindergarten.  

You can also "like" us on our facebook page at  http://www.facebook.com/Kangaroo-Kids-Child-Care-and-Learning-Center and read other parenting tips on our blog at http://kangarookids-kathy.blogspot.com/ 

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 150 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on classroom
Admissions Director Kathleen Feigley
Admissions Associate Barbara Thornton

School Notes:

  • Kangaroo Kids Child Care & Learning Center was recently awarded #1 child care in America by the National Association of Child Care Professionals.  
  • Leaders in Early Childhood Education since 1991
  • Summer camp with on site in ground pool and swim lessons
  • Enrichment activities in Chinese and Music
  • Extra curricular activities in soccer, computers, karate, and dance
  • 22 Hall of Fame Teachers
  • 4 Teachers that have been names "Teacher of the Year!"

Profile last updated: 01/21/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Midland School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Goddard School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is KinderCare at Branchburg (0.6 miles away)
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