EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two local entrepreneurs are making a big investment in East Brunswick. Nilesh and Priom Patel are breaking ground on the new Primrose School of East Brunswick on Summerhill Road. Construction of the 12,300-square-foot school will add more than $5 million in project costs to the local economy. Once open, Primrose School of East Brunswick will bring 35 new jobs to the community and serve more than 190 local children and their families.


On Friday, Sept. 7, at 2 p.m., East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen and members of the East Brunswick Chamber of Commerce will join the Patels for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the new school. 


“We chose to open a Primrose school in East Brunswick because of the family-friendly atmosphere and strong emphasis placed on education in the community,” said Priom Patel, Franchise Owner of Primrose School of East Brunswick. “There is such a great demand for high-quality early education and care, and we’re excited to provide families with the Primrose Balanced Learning® approach to help children grow a passion for lifelong learning.”

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The school will feature 11 private classrooms and more than 21,500 square feet of secure, age-appropriate playground area. Primrose School of East Brunswick is expected to open in early 2019 and will be the ninth Primrose school in New Jersey.


Primrose School of East Brunswick will offer the Primrose-exclusive Balanced Learning® approach, which blends purposeful play with nurturing guidance from teachers to encourage curiosity, confidence, creativity and compassion.


“We send the warmest of congratulations to Nilesh and Priom Patel on the groundbreaking of their new school, Primrose School of East Brunswick,” said Jo Kirchner, CEO of Primrose Schools. “At Primrose, we pride ourselves on offering our Franchise Owners and teachers outstanding support and proven tools as they help children grow and learn in a safe, nurturing environment. We are confident the Patels will do just that for the children of East Brunswick and surrounding communities.”


Primrose School of East Brunswick will be located at 138 Summerhill Road, New Jersey, NJ 08816. For more information on the school, please visit PrimroseEastBrunswick.com. For additional information on development opportunities with Primrose Schools in the New Jersey area or other growth markets, visit www.PrimroseSchoolsRealEstate.com.