Programs & Philosophy
Our picturesque, country like setting provides the perfect environment for pre-schoolers to fulfill their greatest potential and to develop the attitude toward learning which will foster their future development.
It is our belief that early childhood should be a time of fun, warmth, security, exploration and discovery. Pre-school children are creative and receptive. Our staff strives to nurture and encourage these qualities in the children who attend our program.
Our Nursery and Pre-School programs provide an atmosphere that encourages social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth and development of the child as a whole.
Planned within the framework of The Maplewood School philosophy is a curriculum that includes sharing and conversation times, stories, songs and fingerplays. Creative art activities and crafts. Games and large muscle activities. Small muscle development through cutting, coloring, drawing, writing and table top manipulatives. Field trips throughout the community. Science and nature activities. Exposure to shapes. colors, numbers and letters. Development of reading readiness skills. Computer experience designed to be age and ability appropriate. The celebration of birthdays and all holidays. A myriad of other nurturing and educational experiences.
Sessions, Hours & Tuition
Enrollment for our 2024-2025 school year is now underway. Click here to view our Early Bird Rates. Rates will increase on February 15, 2024. Classes close quickly so enroll now!