The Moorestown Friends School Early Childhood Program

You're Invited to Rhythm & Code - A Special Classroom Sneak Peek on May 30

We hope you and your child will join us on Wednesday, May 30 from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. at Moorestown Friends School. Because engagement and participation is critical to learning at an early age, this event is hands-on! You'll discover why Moorestown Friends emphasizes a rich and varied curriculum infused with art and technology.  Click here to RSVP!

Welcome to Beginnings at MFS

At Moorestown Friends School, we believe there is no period more critical than Early Childhood in shaping the ways that children learn and think, interact with others, and feel about school and themselves. Learn how Beginnings at MFS can help your child (ages 3+) make the most of Preschool, Prekindergarten, and Kindergarten. Extended day options available.

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Photo Gallery – Kindergarten Butterfly Study

In Kindergarten, the students investigate the characteristics of insects and different types of insects. The students learn about the stages of the life cycle as the caterpillar turns into a chrysalis and then emerges as a butterfly. The students write down their observations in a special journal and learn what is means to be a scientist.

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Why Early Musical Education Can Unlock Developmental Potential

Music is a language of joy, which brings people together, creating connections that are shared between communities and generations while also evoking deep personal feelings and emotions. While music plays a part in the lives of all people – adults and children alike – there are developmental reasons for teaching music at a young age.

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MFS Coding Program Featured in National Media

MFS Coding starts in preschool

MFS is one of the few schools in the United States to provide Coding classes to all Lower School students, beginning with our 3-year-old preschoolers. The program has been featured in the local media and in national media as far away as Miami, Washington, D.C., and Lexington, KY. The course is part of the Lower School’s “specials” rotation that also includes Art, Music, Physical Education, Library, Quaker Education, and Computer Science. Students participate in Coding class twice every six days.

MFS Coding teacher Liz Kahn, talks about our Coding classes in this video. Ms. Kahn has a master’s degree in elementary education from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in psychology from Temple University.

Meet the Teachers…

130+ Years of Kindergarten

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