Crescent Day Nursery

  • Crescent Day Nursery began as a response to a need in the community for child care for working parents.
  • In June of 1959 Crescent Day Nursery was licensed as the first full time daycare in North Attleboro MA. Gertrude McCue knew the importance of fun and laughter as an integral part of learning.
  • Gertrude included preschool and kindergarten groupings into her daily routines and thus Crescent Day Nursery offered educational kindergarten before the state.
  • of Massachusetts mandated public school to provide kindergarten. Today we continue her basic philosophy of having fun while learning and reaching for the stars.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1959
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students12 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease contact school for further information State vouchers accepted
Admissions DirectorMary-Ellen McCue Bell
Admissions AssociateGretchen Seguin

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