Program Overview

overviewpageChurch of the Savior Nursery School offers a variety of programs and schedules. Church of the Savior Nursery School is currently accepting applications for the upcoming school year!

Call our school director, Gail Hayman, at 201-261-0420 to discuss any questions about enrollment or to arrange a tour, and we will introduce you to our “family”.

  • Classes for 3 and 4 years olds – classes are separated by age groups
  • Morning and afternoon classes – AM session from 8:45 – 11:45, PM session from 12:45 – 3:45
  • Enrichment Class (formerly “Extended Day”) 11:45 – 2:30, Monday, Wednesday and Friday; Children in a.m. classes may enroll for the extended day program.
  • Programs run from September to June
  • “All By Myself” – Children turning 2 1/2 before a session begins may enroll for September-June or January-June

Download Applications

Download the application form for your 3 year old.

Download the application form for your 4 year old.

Download the “All by Myself” application form for your 2½ year old.

A Typical Daily Schedule at Church of the Savior Nursery School

  • 20 minutes – Arrival, health check, manipulative games
  • 10 minutes – Love Circle
  • 50 minutes – Outdoor or gymnasium activities
  • 15 minutes – Music, creative dramatics and movement
  • 20 minutes – Bathroom, rest, snack
  • 50 minutes – Self-directed activities
  • 15 minutes – Storytime, conversation, show and tell

All By Myself

All By Myself is a class for children who:

– will be 2 ½ by start of All By Myself class

– are potty trained (or are well on the way! We’ll accept a child whose parent will be available to come in case of an accident.)

All By Myself class will meet on Tuesdays & Thursdays (Sept – June) from 9:00 – 11:30. There will be 1 Teacher and 1 Teacher Assistant for the class of 12 children. Tuition will be $1,920.00 and may be paid in full, semi-annually or $192.00 per month starting Aug. 1 through May 1. A $150.00 registration fee is due upon receipt of the Acceptance Letter.

As the name implies, mom or dad will not stay with the child except to get him/her settled upon arrival. The typical schedule will be:

  • 40 minutes – Free Play, Craft time
  • 10 minutes – Songs & circle
  • 10 minutes – Rest time
  • 20 minutes – Wash & snack
  • 50 minutes – Outdoor or gym play
  • 20 minutes – Books, story time

Children will be placed according to age and readiness and on a “first come – first serve” basis.

Registration begins January 2018 for the September 2018-19 School Year

Applications are now being accepted for our 2-1/2, 3, and 4 year old programs for the school year beginning September 2018.

Schedule a tour of the COS nursery school!

Contact the front office!

Did You Know…?

Our nursery school was established as a ministry of Church of the Savior (Lutheran).

Its mission: to help nurture an intellectual, physical, social, emotional and spiritual foundation for the children of the community.
We invite you to visit the main church website!