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ATTENTION Manalapan-Englishtown Residents Preschool Program with In-Class Resource 2019-2020 School Year

Manalapan-Englishtown Residents
Preschool Program with In-Class Resource
2019-2020 School Year


Program open to 3 and 4-year-olds
The Manalapan-Englishtown Regional School District will be offering Preschool Programs with In-Class Resource at the John I. Dawes Early Learning Center, 38 Gordons Corner Road, Manalapan, which will be open to 3 and 4-year-old children who reside in Manalapan or Englishtown for the 2019-2020 school year.

The Preschool Program follows the Tools of the Mind Curriculum, which is aligned with the New Jersey State Department of Education’s Preschool Teaching and Learning Expectations. The classes will be taught by certified teachers and will provide an inclusive educational environment for preschool children.

Typically developing children and special needs children will be included in the program.  The morning session is for students that will be four years of age by 9/30/19.  The afternoon session is for students that will be three years of age by 9/1/19.  Each class can accommodate a total of 16 students.  Approximately eight nondisabled students will be selected for each class through a lottery drawing should the number of applicants exceed the number of openings. Tuition for the school year will be $275.00 per month.  Transportation to the program is the responsibility of the parents/guardians.

An information session for parents will be held on January 23, 2019, at 9:30 am at the Early Learning Center. At the conclusion of the session, applications for the program will be distributed. Parents/guardians who plan on attending the information session should confirm their attendance via email to Jill Berlin at by January 18, 2019.  If you are unable to attend this session but are interested in having your child considered for our preschool program, please call the Early Learning Center to schedule a time to pick up an application (732) 786-2831. 

Completed applications should be returned to the Early Learning Center office NO LATER THAN January 30, 2019.