The Kinder Club Pond is a non-profit organization with a charter from the NYS Department of Education.
2015-2016 classes are mixed age groups, generally 3's & 4's in the morning and 4's & 5's including Kindergartners in the afternoon, and meet up to five days per week, either half day or full day.
The program includes lots of art, pre-writing experiences, age appropriate math such as counting, sorting and patterning, music and movement including voice and instrumentation, daily fresh air and sunshine on 15 acres of beachfront, fields and forest, and events to include parents/caregivers throughout the school year! All classes are given under the supervision and guidance of a double certified NYS teacher, licensed and registered with Yoga Alliance, and licensed by Kindermusik International, also current pediatric cpr certification.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Early Childhood / Day Care
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
  • Students: 30 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,850
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded
2013

Student Body

Total Students
30 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
The Pond Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
17 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(dress for the weather)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
for five half days -tuition is divided into 10 equal payments, payable monthly unless other arrangements are made
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Giuliano

School Notes

  • We embrace a holistic and hands-on approach to early childhood education, addressing age and ability appropriate academic curriculum as well as physical development, and interpersonal skills which introduce and reinforce life guidelines such as honesty, respect, fairness and friendship that will make our children into better human beings, able to work and relate to one another with kindness and understanding.
  • Please give a call if you'd like to visit, or if you have any questions about what's happening in the Pond!
  • Not affiliated with The Kinder Club Nest

School Reviews

5  
Great program! The teachers are patient, caring and nurturing, and the classroom is warm and inviting. The music program is age appropriate and just plain fun, and many of my graduating classmates have gone on to major in education and music! (including myself!) :)
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Early Childhood / Day Care
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
  • Students: 30 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,850
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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