Kangaroo Kids Childcare & Learning Center

     Tel: (908)231-7800
        
   
Grades: NS - K | 150 students
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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.  
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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.  
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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 Early Childhood / Day Care
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 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on classroom
Admissions Director Kathleen Feigley
Admissions Associate Barbara Thornton

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Music, Chinese lessons, Spanish Lessons, Soccer, Karate, Dance Music, Chinese lessons, Spanish Lessons,
Soccer, Karate, Dance,

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: 02/09/2015

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 The Goddard School (1.3 miles away)
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  • BranchburgThe Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    3322 Us Highway 22 Ste 301
    BranchburgNJ 08876
    (908)231-8600
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | 86 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BridgewaterSt. Bernard Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    500 Route 22
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)725-0552
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | 78 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • BridgewaterChildren's Corner At Bridgewater Umc
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    651 Country Club Rd
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)526-9596
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    1.8 mi | 109 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • SomervilleEthicon Child Dev Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    Us Route 22 West
    SomervilleNJ 08876
    (908)218-0707
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.9 mi | 18 students | Gr. KG                      
  • SomervilleThe Midland School
    Special Education School
    Readington Road Po Box 5026
    SomervilleNJ 08876
    (908)722-8222
    Special Education School
    2.2 mi | 184 students | Gr. K-12                      

School Reviews

3 months ago
Approximately 4 years ago my wife and I entrusted our daughter to the care of Kangaroo Kids. Not once since that day have we regretted that decision. Our daughter has found and extended family in her classmates and her wonderful teachers, who not only care for our little angel, but educate her to the highest standards (trust me my wife has been teaching grade school for 29 years). Thank Kangaroo Kids!!!
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