Early Childhood Education - Pre-K

  • All our programs serve children 3 to 5 years, all our Pre-K programs (Head Start, School Readiness and Magnet School Pre-K) serve 3-5 year olds.
    Pre-K programs are located here.
    If you completed a Magnet application and want to know if you were selected in the lottery for a preschool magnet seat, go to the Magnet Registration office or call them at: (475) 220-1430 or (475) 220-1431. 


    If you are interested in enrolling in an NHPS Head Start or NHPS School Readiness program, registration is located at 54 Meadow Ave.   All registration will be by APPOINTMENT ONLY.  To make an appointment, call (475) 220-1463 for Head Start or (475) 220-1482 for School Readiness.   

    About our programs:
    All of our classrooms implement district curriculum in the areas of language arts, mathematics and science.   Students are assessed using a cycle of observation and curriculum adjustment.  Four year old students are assessed in the area of early literacy district-wide. 
    Student progress is reported to parents three times a year and conferences are offered in the Fall and Spring.