Discovery Years

  • Discovery Years was established in 1991 and has been providing quality child care in Sussex County ever since.
  • We pride ourselves on creating a safe, clean, positive environment that nurtures both the child's present needs and provides them with the tools they will need in the future.
  • Discovery Years offers numerous programs for you to choose what best suits your family's needs.
  • We provide care for children ranging in age from six weeks to twelve years in a variety of different capacities, from part-time to full-time.
  • Please check with your nearest Discovery Years for additional program information, availability, and hours of operation.
  • The staff at Discovery Years is comprised of caring professionals, committed to the education and development of your child.
  • At each of our centers you will find certified teachers and directors with degrees in education up to masters degrees.
  • These professionals strive to provide the best child care available and will work cooperatively with you on any questions, suggestions or concerns that you may have.
  • These open lines of communication are established by our staff so that our teachers and parents can work together and decide how to best help each child's development.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students36 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Discovery Years Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio36:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whippany
    Whippany KinderCare
    Whippany KinderCare Photo - Lobby
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.2 miles
    45 Whippany Rd
    Whippany, NJ 07981
    (973) 428-3724
    1.2 NS-PK
    n/a
  • Cedar Knolls
    PG Chambers School
    Special Education School
    Grades: NS-6
    2.9 miles
    15 Halko Drive
    Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
    (973) 829-8484
    2.9 NS-6
    n/a
  • Denville
    Denville KinderCare
    Denville KinderCare Photo - Discovery Preschool Classroom
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 30 students
    6.2 miles
    162 E Main St
    Denville, NJ 07834
    (973) 625-4555
    6.2 NS-PK
    30
  • East Hanover
    Grades: NS | 37 students
    2.7 miles
    55 Eagle Rock Ave Unit 2
    East Hanover, NJ 07936
    (973) 581-7100
    2.7 NS
    37
  • Montville
    Grades: K-12 | 151 students
    4.4 miles
    160 Changebridge Rd
    Montville, NJ 07045
    (973) 334-1785
    4.4 K-12
    151

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