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Early Childhood Center


Look at what’s happening at the ECC/JCCDC…..


Nursery school and full day kindergarten programs for children ages 2-6


A half-day Kindergarten wrap around program for students who attend half-day public school kindergarten


Early and late care for our students from as early as 7:30 am to as late as 6:15 pm each day


An after-school program for elementary students


Daily enrichment classes for 3,4, and 5 year olds


Daily enrichment classes for students in grades 1-5


At least two Mommy and Me classes each week for children younger than 2


Monthly educational programs for parents


Family programs in our Outdoor Classroom and Children’s Garden


Our Annual events such as book fairs, children’s concerts, The Spring Tea Party and Touch a Truck


......and for even more information,

check out our new web site! Click here.


Still growing... the ECC announces new programs!


* Mommy and Me Music with Miss Amy, Fridays at 10 am. This is a class for children ages 6 to 24 months and an adult. There will be 35 to 40 minutes of music class with time to socialize afterward.

$135 for 10 weeks begins September 18th.  May join at any time for a prorated fee. 

* Mommy and Me Story Time with Miss Melinda for children ages 12 to 36 months and an adult, Tuesday mornings at 10:00.

$135 for ten weeks beginning September 22. May join at any time for a prorated fee. 


    * AFTER-SCHOOL program for elementary aged students.

    * AFTER-SCHOOL Enrichments every afternoon for elementary aged students

* ** Due to high demand, a second Threes Nursery School class has been added with the same part or full time options as our first class. Enroll now!


The Early Childhood Center at The JCCDC
Nursery School and Kindergarten   

Please click here for complete information.

After School Enrichment Classes

A full schedule of after school enrichment classes will be offered this year in ten week sessions.  A class will be offered every day for children ages 3-5 and children ages 6-11.  Classes will include Yoga, cooking, science, art, Karate, Woodworking, Puppetry, Drama, Creative Movement, Sports skills, and more!!  We will also be adding book clubs and board game clubs for both age groups.   Spring enrichment program information is here.




Melinda Margulies - School Director


Quick Links for the Early Childhood Center Activities

New ECC Web Site

Nursery School

Enrichment Classes










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