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The Gloucester Twp. Recreation Dept. Preschool Program has been operating for over 25 years! Our goal is to provide Gloucester Township and the surrounding communities with an affordable, professionally-run program to help preschoolers with socialization skills, beginning their independence and helping them prepare for their grade school years. We have one of the highest teacher retention in the state! Our open door policy allows you to come and observe your child anytime! Come and check us out!

Our State licensed program is for children, who have turned 3 by September 30, 2019 through 5-year olds who have not yet entered kindergarten. Students enrolling in Preschool will be grouped according to the year they will enter Kindergarten. Children must be potty trained. Our program is held at your choice of locations: Recreation Center or Point Ariel Park.

After reviewing Executive Order 149, the current requirements would not allow our preschool program to run without risk to the safety of the children, as well as the inability to offer the education our residents have come to expect from our program over the past 30 years.

As a result, we have made a decision not to offer the preschool program in the fall. While this decision has not been an easy one and not one made lightly, we are hopeful that in the coming months, restrictions will be relaxed and we can resume our preschool programming for the winter session.

We are currently offering homeschool learning packets for Preschool! Check out the links below to download our monthly packets. Plans for November and December will be available in late September. Follow us on Facebook at Gloucester Township Recreation Center for preschool updates and weekly supplements to our lessons.

Preschool Homeschool Learning Packets

GT Recreation Homeschool Parent Packet

September 2020

GT Recreation 3yr old September Preschool Learning Packet
GT Recreation 4yr old September Preschool Learning Packet

October 2020

GT Recreation 3yr old October Learning Packet
GT Recreation 4yr old October Learning Packet

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