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Princeton NJ Family and Kids Guide

Focusing on resources that can make the most out of your family’s lives. Listings of schools, doctors, therapists, educational and domestic services. Tips and articles covering all aspects of parenting. Plus great ideas for family day trips, birthday parties, and outdoor fun.
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Five Star Swim School


609-212-2122

Five Star Swim School is the place for quality swim lessons! We are dedicated to the success of each student, whether it be getting over a fear of water or reaching the next level of competitive swimming. Our classes are grouped by age and skill level. With a 3:1 student to teacher ratio, each individual is sure to get plenty of attention.

For more information, please visit our website or give us a call!

     Swim Lessons & Clubs     Swim Schools  

Princeton Day School


609.924.6700

LS Open Houses: 10/18 & 12/5, MS Open House 11/15, US Open House 11/11

Princeton Day School's mission is to nurture the mind, the body, and the character of each student. Our coeducational, college-prepatory day school offers students a creative and challenging academic experience within an intimate, supportive learning environment. The classes are small and instruction personalized, and the school itself creates a strong sense of community. We enroll approximately 950 students from PreK through twelfth grade, and are located on a 106-acre campus two miles from the center of Princeton. Please contact us for information about our application process and our strong need-based financial aid program. Opportunities of a Lifetime. Every Day.

     Preschools     Private Schools  

St. Paul School of Princeton


609-921-7587

For 136 years, St. Paul School has been setting a standard for a Catholic co -ed education in the Princeton area. Graduates of St. Paul attend top private and public high schools, and their preparation is a result of a rigorous curriculum, proven-successful PreK-8 school model and seasoned faculty within a nurturing Catholic environment. St. Paul is more than a school, it's a learning community that provides a comprehensive education grounded in foundational reading, math and writing skills and enhanced with the arts, language, music and computer technology. A recently enhanced STEM program, a constantly evolving technology curriculum, a full-day kindergarten, aftercare program and more, are just some of the reasons to visit this 2012 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. We provide a quality, private school education - at an affordable price.

     Preschools     Private Schools  

Kelsey Theatre


609-570-3333

Celebrate the Holidays at Kelsey Theatre starting in November with A Christmas Story, The Musical followed by our own holiday tradition 'Twas The Night Before Christmas... a delightful musical perfect for the whole family – even the littlest theatre goer. Then delight to a special abridged, fully-narrated version of The Nutcracker.

Of course, Gift Certificates to The Kelsey Theatre make a perfect holiday gift allowing the recipient to make lasting memories seeing upcoming plays like Noises Off, Zorro, the Musical, Love Letters, and Peter & the Starcatcher, Or Kids Classics like Rapunzel, Jack & The Beanstalk, and The Magic School Bus. 609-570-3333 or www.kelseytheatre.net

CKW Academy Year-Round Language Arts Programs


732-514-7373


CKW Writing Academy helps students develop a love of reading, writing, and vocabulary. We also have a NEW 6-week children's journalism class called "The Art of New Media and Real News". Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Journalism courses will help your child reach their goals while building confidence along the way. In the Comprehensive Writing Studio young students focus on Emerging Reading, Emerging Writing, Emerging Vocabulary while kids in grades 1-6 concentrate on Vocabulary, grammar & punctuation, writing, reading. Middle schoolers will focus on advanced reading, comprehension/grammar, high school prep and High Schoolers will focus on college prep, SAT, ACT, high school curriculum support. Our STEM partner offers Singapore-style Math instruction in all of our locations. After school and weekend hours available in Cranbury, Kendall Park, and Skillman.

Weidel's Boxwood Farms, LLC


609-737-1036


Weidels' Boxwood Farms offers a fine selection of young and older horses for sale. Stallion services available with transported cooled semen. Balanced riding and trail riding lessons: specializing in distance riding techniques and balanced riding using George Morris Techniques on the flat. Miniature donkeys in all colors for pets and companions. Pam Weidel boasts expertise in matching the perfect match of horse and rider. 1329 Trenton Harbourton Road, Pennington New Jersey 08534, (609) 737-1036 email: boxwoody@aol.com; web: http://www.weidelboxwood.com/

     Horseback Riding