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Pilgrim Preschool Block city
Pilgrim Preschool Block city



We help children develop self-confidence, self-esteem, self-control and a love of learning. This is accomplished by knowledgeable, qualified and enthusiastic staff that guide, teach and nurture children through a variety of learning and play experiences in a warm and friendly preschool environment.


Pilgrim Students Welcome Back

Mr. Chris!

Pilgrim Preschool students recently welcomed back musical entertainer and educator, Christopher Daniels, aka Mr. Chris.  Started in 1998, Mr. Chris' Musical Experience offers children a fun, interactive and kinetic approach to music appreciation.


195 Ridgewood Avenue

Glen Ridge NJ 07028    

​Tel: 973.743.5596 Ext. 13


Mary Duus, Director​   


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The Importance of Messy Play!

Click here to read about the importance of messy play as it relates to the development of fine motor skills.







How To Raise Independent Children!

Click here for an informative article on raising independent children.

Positive Parenting Solutions

Here's a good blog to follow with positive parenting solutions.  Click here.

Kindermusik Arrives at Pilgrim!


Pilgrim is pleased to announce that on Fridays, each classroom will have a session of music and music related activities.  We are especially happy to have found a special and well-qualified teacher, Maureen Slomienski, to run the newly acquired curriculum: Kindermusik. Click here to watch a short video.


Why What You Learned in Preschool Is Crucial at Work


Click here to read more about this Harvard study.


Books Your Children Should Hear Before Kindergarten - click here.


Benefits of Delaying Kindergarten a Year


Click here to read more from this Stanford University study.


Class Size Matters!


Click here to read more about the importance of class size.


Pilgrim Technology Policy

Click here to download a copy of the Pilgrim Technology policy.


Why Pilgrim Pre-K?


Why choose Pilgrim Pre-K over other programs?  Click here to find out!



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