Established 8/1998: Celebrating 22 Years of Service to Our Families and Community

10 Hour Program

Childcare Centers in Jersey City, New Jersey

We are open Monday through Friday from 7:30am-5:30pm

student guided by her teacherOur program is designed to provide a high quality learning environment that enables children to develop individually and collectively with other students.

Having received accreditation from NAEYC, we strive to meet the needs of our students on a daily basis. Children’s activities stem from the key indicators of the developmentally appropriate HighScope Curriculum. These key indicators include:

  • Language and Literacy
  • Social and Emotional Development
  • Physical Development
  • Math, Science and Technology

High/Scope Day chart

What is the HighScope Educational Approach?

HighScope Students become independent and confident critical thinkers ready for success in their daily activities.

HighScope Students learn through active involvement with people, materials and events.

To learn more about the HighScope Curriculum, please click here.

Classroom Assessment

PQA is the Quality Assessment of the curriculum.  It assesses the Childcare Professional’s implementation of the curriculum.  The assessment addresses issues such as Adult Child Interactions as well as Health and Safety. The PQA for our Infant and Toddler Program as well as Preschool Program was conducted by an Early Childhood Consultant in December and January of the 2019-2020 school year.

The bar graph below displays the classrooms’ assessment scores. Please note that the highest score for this assessment is a 5.

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Infant Toddler Students and Teacher Ratio

Our classroom sizes for the Earliest of Learners are below the Required State Ratios.

Waddler Class: 1:3 (0-17-year-old)
Tots Class: 1:5 (18 months-2-year-old)

Childcare Professionals Pedigree and Support System

All Educators have obtained a CDA, AA, BA and or P-3 certification. Most are working on achieving the next level of degree.

Our Early Childhood Educators are trained by Highscope Consultants as well as supported by The Jersey City Board of Education.  

We are proud of the fact the our Educators have a combined invested time at It Takes A Village Infant Toddler and Center of over 60 years.

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