Orientation & Registration
Monday, May 3 - 4:30 PM
We are a year round licensed child care center servicing children from 13 months to 13 years of age. Our programs consist of: Toddler (13months to 2 ½ ), preschool(3-5 years) and school age (5- 13years) children.
Classes are divided into appropriate age groups. We also have access to a full size indoor gymnasium and outdoor pool (summer) and indoor pool.
Katie Opauski, MSW, LSW, MAT
Childrens Home Society
To providing a high-quality developmentally appropriate program by staying current in the research of child development in the research of child development & early childhood education.
To following the standards of NAEYC.
To children having a safe and positive learning environment.
To respecting and supporting families in the care of their child.
To high standards of professional conduct.
To employ staff who are well trained in child development and early childhood education.
GROW NJ Kids
St. Francis Preschool is a 4-star Grow NJ Kids program. Grow NJ Kids is a state-sponsored initiative to raise the quality of child care and early learning throughout New Jersey.
Grow NJ Kids gives child care and early learning programs resources to assess and improve their programs, while providing parents with information that allows them to evaluate the quality of programs and make the best choices for their child. The goal is to create a system that encourages ongoing improvement.
For more information on Grown NJ Kids please visit the website at
What Our Parents Say
"My daughter loved the program at St. Francis Center!!"
"Can't say enough about how well my kids were cared for!"
"Always felt secure leaving my daughter at St. Francis...the entire staff was wonderful with her."
Our Son loves getting ready to go to St. Francis in the morning!
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