Plainfield Public Schools has openings available at three centers

There are currently openings at the following programs:

Dawn to Dusk 1504 W. Third Street 908-561-9706

Second Street Youth Center 935 South 2nd Street 908-561-0421

HOPES, Inc. 7-9 Watchung Ave. 908-754-1830 ext. 1701

The Plainfield Public Schools offers high quality pre-kindergarten programs

for all three and four-year old, free of charge, to families who live in Plainfield.

The Plainfield Public Schools’ pre-kindergarten program provides a high quality educational experience that includes a developmentally appropriate, research based curriculum; well-trained New Jersey certified teachers; well-trained teacher assistants; class size of 15 students; nutritious breakfast, lunch and snack; health and wellness program; and family support. “Our Pre-K programs not only help young children excel in language and cognitive learning but also promotes independence, curiosity, decision-making, and problem solving,” said Ms. Evelyn Motley, Director of Early Childhood Programs. “Studies show that early childhood education not only improves performance throughout a child’s school experience but helps determine success in adult life.”

Plainfield Public School’s Pre-k programs offer early learners six (6) hours of instruction for 180 days. Wrap-Around services between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:05 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. are offered based upon parent eligibility. You can register your child for preschool at the Plainfield Public Schools Office of Early Childhood, 209 Berckman Street. For additional registration information contact Divina Guzman, Intake Coordinator, at 908-731-4200 ext. 5354. You are encouraged to visit the programs at the addresses listed above. ###

Office of Community Engagement Liaison of Community Engagement Community Engagement Liaison Gloria Montealegre 1200 Myrtle Avenue Plainfield, NJ 07063