On a typical day at Northbrook Community Nursery School, you would see:

  • Happy and engaged children exploring their environment and playing with peers
  • Nurturing teachers engaged with both individuals and groups of children
  • Classrooms which are set up to be inviting to the children and enhance their skills in math, science, language, art, social studies, and literacy
  • A balance of active and quiet play, as well as free play and teacher directed play
  • Students gathering together for small and large group activities
  • The private outdoor playground bustling with activity
  • Brightly colored classrooms displaying the children’s art
  • Children dictating or writing creative stories
  • Quiet, comfortable reading nooks where children can cozy up to their favorite books
  • Children enjoying a nutritious snack with their peers and teachers, fostering social interaction
  • Children dressing up and role playing in our dramatic play and housekeeping area