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ALTERNATIVE PRESCHOOLS IN FAIRFIELD COUNTY, CT

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by NYMetroParents Staff

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If you're making the rounds to visit Fairfield County, CT, preschools, check out our list below of alternative types to keep in mind. Before you choose, make sure you read each school’s mission statement carefully, and talk to the director during your visit to see how he or she describes the school’s educational philosophy.



Play-Based

The Conservative Synagogue Preschool
30 Hillspoint Road, Westport
(203) 454-4673?

Earthplace Nursery School
10 Woodside Lane, Westport
(203) 227-7253

Playland Nursery School
802 Ponus Ridge, New Canaan
(203) 966-2937

 

Montessori

Hunt Ridge Montessori School
834 Brookside Drive, Fairfield
(203) 254-1159
Accredited by Association of Montessori Internationale 

 

Reggio Emilia

Susanna Wesley School
338 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Huntington
(203) 925-1076

 

Waldorf

The Clover Hill School and Early Childhood Center
Christ Episcopal Church, 2 Emerson Street, Norwalk
(203) 661-6484

 

Academic

Hillel Academy
1571 Stratfield Road, Fairfield
(203) 374-6147

 

Multi-Approach

Landmark of Ridgefield Academy
11 Burr Road, Westport
20 Portland Ave, Redding
(203) 544-8393
Academic and play-based 

 

 

Also see: Alternative Preschools in the New York Metro Area 

How to Choose the Right Preschool for Your Child

Our Education Resource Guide to the New York metro area

 


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