Friends Neighborhood Nursery School

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We are a small Quaker preschool for children aged 2 1/2 - 4. located in Ridgewood New Jersey. Our enrollment is generally 20-25 students. The school is valued in the community.

Independent school

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  • B-2
  • NJ - North

What makes us unique
The school endeavors to create a warm, confidence-building environment in which children receive substantial individual attention and learn social skills through guided interaction with each other and the teachers. We believe strongly in creative learning.
Ideal candidate fit
That a gentle, supportive, creative learning approach is the way to teach young children. That "whole child" development rather than purely academic preparation is more important. That children learn from each other and that age grouping are sometimes not appropriate.
Your are creative, organized Director/Head Teacher willing to take charge and assume responsibility. You can work with teachers with varying strengths in a collaborative process. If you are comfortable interacting with parents and explaining the program's structure.

Our Students

0% Low income

5% of Color

5% ELL

5% Special needs

Our Faculty

20% of Color

80% > 3 yrs exp