Am - Tree Developmental Nursery School

Tel: (201)391-8103
  • Opening in 1982, Am-Tree is a family owned and operated school.
  • This independence encourages flexibility to accommodate parents and children's needs.
  • We continue to improved our programs, providing your child with the best care.
  • The Center strives to create and maintain a community in which children feel valued and are treated with respect.
  • Our program is designed to provide each child with a secure, healthy and nurturing environment.
  • We understand the development of ethnic pride, self-confidence, and the joy of learning.
  • We are dedicated to forming strong and positive partnerships between families, children and our staff members.
  • Children construct knowledge based on prior experiences. It is the teacher's role to facilitate learning through their interactions and questions while building on children's interests and development.
  • We adhere to the Developmentally Appropriate Practices as outlined by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
  • Our curriculum is aligned with the New Jersey Department of Education's Early Childhood Program Expectations: Standards of Quality.
  • We recognize that young children learn through active hands-on involvement and that learning is an ongoing process.
  • Our teaching staff individualizes the program to encompass the individual developmental levels of our multi-age group of children and recognizes that there are differences in children's learning styles.
  • The staff provides activities that both challenge and encourage each child to grow and learn at his/her own pace.
  • We provide a program that ensures positive growth in social, emotional, intellectual, language, creative and physical development.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students175 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeAm - Tree Developmental Nursery School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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