MSD Preschool Program
New Applicants of the 2021-22 School Year
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The MSD Preschool Program Welcomes You!
Our goal is to provide high-quality preschool education for every child in Morristown and Morris Township. In collaboration with district administrators and partner preschool site directors, we strive to ensure that every child has a strong foundation and can reach their full potential in all areas of development.
Next Steps for Applicants for the Preschool Registration 2021-22
- Week of April 26th: New families will receive a placement letter. If you have a current 3-year-old in the program, they will automatically roll up and attend the same school.
- Week of May 3rd and May 10th: All preschool partner sites will have virtual and/or an in-person open house. See below for information on each site.
- May 16th: Families must accept or decline the placement offered to their child.
- Physical Exam dated after 9/1/20
- Current Immunization Record
- Allergy or Medication Needs
- Proof of dental visit within 6 months of the first day of school
Documents can be sent in advance to the nurse indicated in your placement letter.
Strict CDC COVID-19 state guidelines will be followed during in-person tours. All visitors will be required to wear a mask, limits will be set on the number of people attending, appointments are required, times of tours will be limited, and COVID-19 screeners will be required before entry.
The Richard F. Blake Center
Founded in 1988, the Richard F. Blake Children's Center was one of the first full-day child care centers in Morris County. From 6 weeks to preschool age, the Richard F. Blake Children's Center offers quality care for your child in a safe and nurturing environment. The Richard F. Blake Children's Center has been reaccredited five times by NAEYC. Check us out on the web at www.BlakeChildrensCenter.org
Center Director: Ashley Kindberg, firstname.lastname@example.org
Opened in September 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year, Angela's Place is managed and operated by the Greater Morristown YMCA and is located at 6 Saddle Road in Cedar Knolls.
Center Director: Christine Wyckoff, email@example.com
The Children’s Corner Child Care Center
Center Director: Jennifer Trippo, firstname.lastname@example.org
Morristown Neighborhood House Preschool
Temple B'nai Or
If your child was placed at TBO Preschool and you are interested in visiting, we will be hosting in-person tours and virtual open houses during the week of May 10th.
Please click on the following link to sign up for an in-person tour: Sign Up for An In-Person Tour.
Please click on the following link to sign up for a virtual open house: Sign Up to Attend a Virtual Open House.
For more information or questions please contact Preschool Director Jennie Rubin or our Family Liaison Laila Sebiri at 973-267-6424 or email@example.com.
Head Start Community Program of Morris County
Head Start is a four-star rated Grow NJ Kids program that provides high-quality preschool for children from low-income families. We would love to share a virtual tour of our new, state-of-the-art facility, located at 1 Medical Drive, at the border of Morris Plains and Parsippany. To learn more about our programs, check out our website at www.headstartmc.org, our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/headstartmorriscounty, and a video tour of one of our classrooms, https://youtu.be/SKSAWsgsRWY.
The Salvation Army
Dorian Restrepo, Site Director: Call 973-539-2700 or email Dorian.Restrepo@use.salvationarmy.org
The F.M. Kirby Center
Kare Matrisciano, Site Director: Call 973-377-4945 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Lafayette Learning Center Preschool
Alfred Vail Elementary School
Welcome to Alfred Vail Elementary School located at 125 Speedwell Avenue in Morris Plains. Alfred Vail is a preschool through second-grade school in the Morris School District with approximately 300 students. Our teachers and staff are dedicated, caring professionals devoted to working together to support each student as they grow academically, socially, and emotionally. For more information, visit our website at https://vail.morrisschooldistrict.org/ or call our main office at 973-292-2080.
Hillcrest Elementary School
Welcome to Hillcrest Elementary School located at 160 Hillcrest Avenue in Morristown. Hillcrest is a preschool through second-grade school in the Morris School District with approximately 300 students. Our teachers and staff are dedicated, caring professionals devoted to working together to support each student as they grow academically, socially, and emotionally. For more information visit our website at hillcrest.morrisschooldistrict.org or call our main office at 973-292-2240 x5150.
MSD Preschool Program and LLC Preschool
Carolina Mendonca, Community Parent Involvement Specialist
Gabriela Lorelli, Administrative Assistant
Priscilla Oliveira, Administrative Assistant
Deborah Korczukowski, Nurse