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Preschool Program

Preschool Inclusion Program

  • Children must be three years old by October 1, 2017 to be eligible for the program.

  • Students must be fully toilet trained in order to attend the program.

  • Parents of tuition students must provide transportation to and from school.

  • The preschool program is a 5-day a week program that follows the Hainesport School calendar.

  • The morning session runs from 8:42 am - 11:05 am (early dismissal time is 8:42 am - 10:20 am) and is comprised of children who are three to four years old.

  • The afternoon session runs from 12:20 pm - 2:42 pm  (early dismissal time is 11:05 am - 12:42 pm) and is comprised of children who are four to five years old, or going into kindergarten the following school year.

  • Each class can accommodate up to 16 students ~ 8 special needs children and 8 typically developing students.

  • The classroom staff consists of a teacher who is dually certified in both special education and general education and a classroom aide.

  • The HighScope Preschool Curriculum is used in the classroom.  This is a New Jersey, Early Childhood Education, approved curriculum.

  • The cost of the preschool program is $2,500 per year for Hainesport residents and $3,500 per year for non-Hainesport residents.  Tuition is payable in installments, but the first installment must be made by July 5 to secure a spot.

  • Student vaccinations must be up to date, including a flu shot, as required by the NJ Dept. of Health.

Applications for the Preschool Inclusion program for the 2017-18 school year are due by Friday, March 31, 2017.  For more information about the application process, please refer to the application below.

For the 2016-2017 Application, click the link below