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We still have availability for September 2019!*

Inquire today about our available classes!

Click here to request an info packet be sent via email, or for more information, contact the school office at 856-227-3722 or email andrea.targonski@discoverstjohns.org.

*Students must be 3- or 4-years-old by 10/1/19 AND potty-trained to attend our program.


Back to school letters

Can you believe it’s almost time to head back to school? Letters outlining Meet the Teacher dates and first days of school will be sent by your child’s teacher in the coming days. School begins the week of Sept. 9!

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Don’t forget to turn in your pumpkin patch permission slip and payment. We don’t want anyone to miss out on the fall fun!


St. John’s Christian Nursery School Quick Facts

  • Our history: St. John’s Christian Nursery School has been impacting the lives of children and their families in the Turnersville area for over 50 years.

  • Our mission: To share the love of Jesus with children, through the Word of God and by providing a safe, nurturing environment in which children can grow and learn.

  • Our students: We serve children three and four years old by Oct. 1 who are also potty-trained, and their families.

  • Our staff: Staff members are Christians and are committed to the belief that children deserve a safe, positive, nurturing and age-appropriate learning environment that is free of fear, pressure to grow up and prejudice. Our staff members meet all requirements set forth by the NJ Department of Children and Families Office of Licensing.

  • Our schedule: We offer half day sessions (9 am-12 pm or 1 pm-4 pm) either two days or three days a week.

  • Our accredidations: We are licensed by the NJ Department of Children and Families Office of Licensing and are participants of the Grow NJ Kids program.

Want more information? Contact the nursery school office at 856-227-3722 or email the school director, Mrs. Andrea Targonski, at andrea.targonski@discoverstjohns.org.


Upcoming Events

Students “fishing” during our indoor game day.

Students “fishing” during our indoor game day.

  • Backpack Blessing: We invite all families to join us during 8:30 AM & 11:00 AM worship services on Sunday, Sept. 8 for Backpack Blessing. Bring your backpack and come forward for a time of prayer for our students!

  • First Days of School: We officially open for regular classes on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, Sept. 9, 10 & 11.

  • Open Houses: Come hear our plans and goals for the school year during our Open Houses the week of Sept. 23. Refer to the Open House handout for our schedule by class.

  • Pumpkin Patch Field Trip: We’re going to the Pumpkin Patch at 9 AM & 1 PM on Tues. & Wed., Sept. 24 & 25 (rain dates are Sept. 26 & 27)!

St. John’s Christian Nursery School Staff

St. John’s Christian Nursery School Staff

St. John’s Christian Nursery School Handbook

Click on the link below to download our 2019-2020 school handbook to review our policies and procedures.

St. John's Christian Nursery School Handbook

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download this file. If you do not have it, you can get it at no charge by clicking Adobe Reader.


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