About Community Nursery School

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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Registration is ongoing for the current school year with limited openings. If you are interested in enrolling for the balance of this school year, we are happy to show you our classrooms and tell you about our program. (Visit our facebook page to see classroom photos.) We are definitely child-friendly so bring your child with you to see if we are the right fit for your


Our January Young Learner class for children 30 months or older will begin on January 4, 2017. The class will meet from 9:00 – 11:30 on Monday and Wednesday mornings. Tuition is $217 per month. Your registration deposit will be $322 ($75 Registration fee, $30 Activity fee, $217 Tuition deposit – June). Then, when class begins, January tuition of $217 will be due. Mrs. Williams


Designed primarily for our 3 and 5-day Pre-K students, our afternoon program runs from 1:00 – 3:00, with a rest time from 1:00 – 1:30. The children are under the care of our regular staff.  While we encourage signing up for the year or a 10-week session, you may also sign up as needed for a day or two at a time (please call