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Watchung Cooperative Preschool

71 Mount Hebron Road
Montclair, NJ 07043

(973) 783-4535


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"At Watchung Co-op, we encourage learning through hands-on, child-guided play experiences. We emphasize children's social and emotional well-being while nurturing their love of learning and individual learning styles. Watchung Co-op truly belongs to the parents and children who attend it. Parents are actively involved in how our school works, from classroom participation to family jobs to Board membership. Through your involvement, you enjoy the privilege of sharing your child's first school experience while easing the transition from home to school. The effort and ingenuity of each family is integral to Watchung Co-op's operation and tradition. Our school grows and changes with each new group of children and parents who shape its present and build its future."
Excerpted from the preschool's website