Helen K. Baldwin Nursery School is excited to announce new and extended programs within the same warm, nurturing and safe environment that has existed since the school’s inception in 1956.

Class Offerings

  • Play Pals (2.5 year old program):  3-Day Option (M/W/F) or 2-Day Option (T/Th) from 9:00 -11:15 a.m.
  • Bunnies (3 year old program):  3-Day Option (M/W/F) or 4-Day Option (M/T/W/Th) from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Robins (4 year old A.M. program):  4-Day (M/T/W/Th) or 5-Day Option (M-F) from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Kittens (4 year old P.M. program):  4-Day (M/T/W/Th) or 5-Day Option (M-F) from 12:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Additional Extended Hour Options

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  • Morning Care:  offered from 7:00 - 9:00 a.m. Monday-Friday
  • Wraparound:  offered from 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Note: 45 minute bridge available for P.M. Kittens
  • Aftercare:  offered from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
  • Lunch Bunch:  offered daily from 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
  • Enrichments:  Combined with Lunch Bunch.  30 mins Lunch bunch / 30 mins enrichments class (Enrichment programs include Yoga, Amazing Athletes, Storytime Craft, Science, and more!)

About Helen K Baldwin Nursery School

Helen K Baldwin Nursery School is the longest running preschool in Cranford.  Our highly-trained staff strives to develop positive relationships with each child and his/her family.  Children are encouraged to explore and discover at their own pace to ensure a smooth transition from home and family to a new group beyond the family circle. 

Our large, airy classrooms and exciting play-based curriculum promote imagination, creativity and exploration, while promoting readiness, independence and confidence towards advancing to the next level of schooling. 

Please reach out to Director, Laura Gardner, for more information at 908-276-1166 or laurahkb@verizon.net



Helen K Baldwin Nursery School is located at 11 Springfield Avenue, Cranford, NJ 07016

Website: https://www.helenkbaldwinnurseryschool.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HKBNurserySchool/