Community Nursery School of Metuchen

Located at 270 Woodbridge Avenue, Community Nursery School is a non-denominational, non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality nursery-school education for preschool children. Sponsored by the First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen, the school was opened in 1949. We are licensed by the New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Youth and Family Services. Community Nursery School admits students of any race, color and national or ethnic origin.

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We had fun with Mrs. Y and also preparing for Saint Patrick’s Day!

We spent the week learning some wonderful nursery rhymes and retelling them as we played and created fantastic artwork.  We also met Mrs. Y “Yodeling Yawn” and discovered words that began and ended with “Y” including children whose names end with “Y”.  We searched for lucky coins as we played coin flipping games.  We had so much fun creating tricky traps in the hopes

The 5 Day Pre-K had a UNIQUE wonderful week with Mrs. U!

The children in the 5 Day Pre-K class had a UNIQUE week with Mrs. U.  The children found her UP on a book shelf.  They enjoyed making UMBRELLAS and making a face out of U’s.  The children were very excited about St. Patrick’s Day and enjoyed many fun activities to prepare for it.  The children took a STEM activity very seriously when they were

Rhyming with Dr. Seuss!

In Reading Enrichment we focused on identifying the beginning sounds of words. The students identified the letters and their sounds and linked the letter sound to the pictures from the story.  The goal was to identify the LETTER, the SOUND and the PICTURE that begins with the sound.  Students matched up ending parts of the words that make up a rhyme such as: box   –