Phoenix Academy Day Care Center

1345 South Avenue,
Plainfield, NJ, 07062-0706
Tel: (908)412-0312
Phoenix Learning Center has adopted the SRA McGraw Hill Program "Language for Learning" for our English Literacy Program, in conjunction with the A Beka Program.
Using these curriculums we have created a program that meets the needs of all our students.
Research has proven that the most effective way for children to develop socially, emotionally, academically, and intellectually is by meeting their individual needs.
Our children are introduced to a balanced program of interaction with friends in both "Teacher-Directed" and "Child-Directed" activities.
The daily routine includes an age appropriate Academic Program (click here to view program objectives), free choice of time spent in Learning Centers, Small Group time spent for Creative Movement, Music, Story telling, and Dramatization.
Field Trips are also part of the children’s experiences.
Our goal is geared towards helping children develop habits of Observation, Questioning, and Listening.
In doing so it gives awareness of one’s own feelings and of one’s right to express those feelings, sometimes channeling them into more appropriate means of expression.
Our children learn that they are free to make choices as long as they stay within the limits of consideration for other people and things.
Our Children are treasures for their uniqueness and individuality, and are encouraged to develop their self expression.
Utilizing such an open minded curriculum prepares our children to utilize their intellectual and creative abilities for future learning challenges and tasks.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 80%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newmark Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newmark Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Love, Care & Act Christian Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • Scotch Plains Newmark Education
    Special Education School
    1000 Cellar Avenue
    Scotch Plains , NJ , 07076
    (908)753-0330
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  77  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Plainfield I Am's Temple Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    620 Ravine Rd
    Plainfield , NJ , 07062
    (908)753-6222
    (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Plainfield
    Love, Care & Act Christian Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    1100 East Front Street
    Plainfield , NJ , 07062
    (908)769-0379
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.8  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Scotch Plains L'academy Montessori
    Montessori School
    1577 E 2nd St
    Scotch Plains , NJ , 07076
    (908)322-2233
    Montessori School
    0.8  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Fanwood First Children    
    Special Education School
    330 South Ave
    Fanwood , NJ , 07023
    (908)654-2471
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK

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