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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CNS Holiday Concert

Students will be performing in the Community Nursery School Holiday Concert on December 18th & 19th as part of their regular school day. Family and friends are invited to attend to see their student sing. The Holiday Concert will be held in the FPC Sanctuary (adjacent to the Education Building where CNS is located) at 9:30am and will be about 30 minutes. To help

Hooray for Halloween in the Young Learners Class

Last week we talked a lot about pumpkins and even cut one open to see what’s inside! The children took turns scooping out the flesh and counting the seeds. We read books and sang songs about Halloween including “Horray for Halloween”. We also had our Halloween party and played Halloween games. The weather was beautiful and we played with the parachute outside with Mrs.


COOKING ENRICHMENT: The young chefs had a great time slicing and cutting to create their very own pizza mummy.  Next, they made “ghost” vanilla milkshakes.  We found that most of them liked everything except for the olives (used as the mummy eyes).  They had a great time and  a lot of fun! LITERACY ENRICHMENT: In Literacy Enrichment we talked about rhymes and ending sounds.