Zimmer Preschool

Zimmer School and Arts & Nature Camp provide year-round education and care for children 6 weeks through Kindergarten in Basking Ridge, NJ from 7am to 6pm.
Our school is known for honoring & encouraging each child`s unique inner voice. Come see for yourself!.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded2001
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students61 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Zimmer Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Our mission is to create an emotionally-safe learning environment where children feel empowered to explore ideas, skills, and an understanding of self; and to inspire these children with a sense of responsibility towards others and towards making an impact on their world. Our mission is shaped by:Jewish values; An appreciation and respect for the child`s natural stages of development ;The belief that children build knowledge through personal experiences; The recognition that the years of early childhood possess within them the capacity for life-long habits, behaviors and attitudes; The belief that each child possesses a unique inner voice that needs to be heard and encouraged by both the child and by those around him. We work collaboratively - our children, their families, and our teachers towards meeting this goal. 

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Zimmer Preschool is Bonnie Brae School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is HudsonWay Immersion School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Blue Kangaroo Day School (1.1 miles away)
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