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Welcome to Community Day Nursery!

Welcome to Community Day, a high-quality preschool and childcare program serving families in East Orange since 1897.  We partner with the East Orange School District to offer three- and four-year old children a free public prekindergarten program in a warm and caring early childhood environment.  Extended hours are available for families in need of childcare before and after school.

Gold Seal

We recently earned the Gold Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the world’s largest database of nonprofit organizations.

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Stories of Learning

Our Program

Community Day Nursery has offered high quality early education to the children of ...

Our Mission

Community Day Nursery provides children with a safe, supportive, stimulating learning environment in ...

Enrolling is Open for the 2023-24 School Year

Our Programs provides children with consistent care and guidance that will promote social-emotional development, the foundation for learning. Our curriculum focuses on social-emotional development as well as cognitive skills including literacy and math. Special guest and projects help children to explore new ideas.

Summer Camp Registration

The CDN Summer Program provides children with consistent care and guidance that will promote social-emotional development, the foundation for learning. Our program extends the school year so that children can play and learn throughout the summer. Our curriculum focuses on social-emotional development as well as cognitive skills including literacy and math. Special guest and projects help children to explore new ideas.

Welcome to Community Day Nursery!

Welcome to Community Day, a high-quality preschool and childcare program serving families in East Orange since 1897.  We partner with the East Orange School District to offer three- and four-year old children a free public prekindergarten program in a warm and caring early childhood environment.  Extended hours are available for families in need of childcare before and after school.