Creative Nursery School began when Kathleen Muller first opened its doors in the September of 1967. For thirty-five years, she pioneered early childhood education and devoted her life to the children of the school. In 2002, Mrs. Muller retired from her position; however, she remained active in the school for many years after.
Karina Srulevich is the current owner and director of Creative Nursery. She and her dedicated staff members are committed to continue providing nurturing care and education to children.
The philosophy we uphold is a balance of Montessori and traditional methods. Our students are separated into age-appropriate classes and introduced to a theme-based curriculum. Each class has set both academic and social goals.
Each child is treated as an individual here, with close attention being paid to their specific desires and abilities. Children learn that information does not just come from the teacher but in the world around us.
Responsibility is strengthened in various ways, such as cleaning up after oneself. Cooperation is developed through working with other children at a common goal. We believe that all children are born with a curiosity that, if properly encouraged, can bloom into a love of learning, responsibility, self-discipline, and respect.
Here at Creative Nursery, we believe in positive reinforcement methods. While handling a conflict, we will:
For a child to develop: