Wimpfheimer Nursery School

Tel: (845)437-5630
Grades: PK-K | 44 students
The basic components of quality early childhood education are the cornerstones of Wimpfheimer Nursery School: a child-centered environment; a developmentally appropriate curriculum; low adult/child ratios; and an educated, experienced teaching staff.
Architecturally designed as a nursery school, the physical structure and furnishings support child-centered exploration and learning.
Self-help skills and independence are fostered as children work/play in an environment built to fit their needs.
Success in their environment in turn promotes positive self-esteem.
The Wimpfheimer Nursery School is also part of the wider Vassar community.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 44 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Wimpfheimer Nursery School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Tabernacle Christian Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Trinity School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Trinity School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Poughkeepsie
    Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 229 students
    0.1 miles
    20 Springside Ave
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
  • Poughkeepsie
    Poughkeepsie Sda Elementary School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 45 students
    1.2 miles
    71 Mitchell Ave
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
  • Poughkeepsie
    Grades: KG-12 | 124 students
    1.4 miles
    155 Academy St
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
  • Poughkeepsie
    Our Lady Of Mount Carmel
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    2 miles
    15 Mount Carmel Place
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
  • Poughkeepsie
    Grades: 9-12 | 690 students
    2.3 miles
    131 Boardman Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

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