Registration for 2019-2020 is NOW OPEN!*

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.


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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.

  • Summer break: June 7 through Sept. 4, the school office will be open intermittently during the summer.

  • Meet the Teacher: Bring your child to meet their new teacher, see their classroom and make new friends at Meet the Teacher on Thursday & Friday, Sept. 5 & 6. Letters with specifics were sent at the beginning of June. This event is for students and their parents.

  • Backpack Blessing: We invite all families to join us during worship on Sunday, Sept. 8 for Backpack Blessing. More details will be shared soon.

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

 
 
 
 
A guest reader—St. John’s UMC Assistant Pastor, Bill Yerkes—introduces our students to Phoebe the bunny.

A guest reader—St. John’s UMC Assistant Pastor, Bill Yerkes—introduces our students to Phoebe the bunny.

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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