Welcome to Johnson & Johnson Child Development Center

Meet the Center Director

Larissa Maurer

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Phone: (732) 524-6456

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Our Educational Programs

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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School-Aged

Where children become engaged learners who take pride in academic achievement

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Summer Camp

A welcoming place for age-appropriate fun, friendships, and exploration

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Kristin R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy spending time with my children. I get excited when they learn something new

Teaching since: 2000

Lynn Z.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: It gives me the opportunity to interact with the children. I enjoy watching them grow and reach each milestone

Teaching since: 2000

Chrisoula K.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching the children's faces light up and smile when they accomplish something new on their own.

Teaching since: 1997

Patricia W.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: You get all the love in the world!

Teaching since: 2001

Janet W.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: from children you get unconditional love and you get the chance to foster their development

Teaching since: 2004

Maxine B.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: They bring out the kid in me. Being able to interact and inspire my toddlers not only academically but personally is most rewarding.

Teaching since: 2008

Kristina T.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I get the opportunity to help shape the lives of children from the early stages and prepare them for what's to come in their educational future.

Teaching since: 2013

Michelle O.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being a part of each child's life. I love watching each child grow physically,mentally, and socially. I enjoy helping them become more confident as they find their place in our world.

Teaching since: 2014

Jessica K.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I get the opportunity to make a significant difference in a child's world each and every day; therefore, I contribute towards making their future bright and colorful.

Teaching since: 2016

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The World at Their Fingertips

Our own World at Their Fingertips® curriculum is based on the research of the most renowned education experts. Designed by our education team, it’s created to support these important early years, to inspire children to be bold explorers today and joyful, confident learners for life.

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Language Works

Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Works

Spurring a sense of wonder through observations and experiments in which we ask questions and form, record, and describe conclusions.

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Art Smart

Fostering an interest and appreciation of art, music, theater and dance, while encouraging individual talents and artistic expression.

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Math Counts

Early math concepts experienced through counting, sorting, patterning, one-on-one correspondence, and problem solving.

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Well Aware

Healthy living developed through physical activity, good nutrition, and healthful habits incorporated into every day routines.

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Towards a Better World

Experiences and activities designed to help children learn to respect our world, its diverse people, and the environment we live in.

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Caring Matters

Support for important social skills including compromise, self-regulation, negotiating with peers, and forming positive relationships.

“Thank you for all the work you do each and every day to support the growth and development of Sofie and all her little friends. Although the teachers are typically on the "front lines" of care, we recognize and appreciate all that you do to keep the ship sailing in the right direction. Thank you for your leadership, wisdom, and kindness each and every day to make the Center the best it can be.”

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Gerry & Andrea Ockers

“Thank you for taking such good care of Cameron! You have taught her so much. Your enjoyment of the kids (and your patience!) are evident every day. Thank you for all you do!”

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Cameron & Family

“Patricia always greets us with a friendly smile and positive attitude. We are grateful for the care she provides to our girls!”

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Sidney, Cameron & Family

“Thank you for all the work you do to support the growth and development of Sofie and all her little friends. It's been so exciting and rewarding to watch Sofie as she learns so much, and it's a testament to your patience, love, and caring that you demonstrate each and every day.”

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Gerry & Andrea Ockers

“Thank you for your constant positive energy and friendly disposition and thank you for all you do for the kids!”

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Cameron & Family

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Healthy Food for Growing Children

Healthy food is part of children’s development. Our menus align with our wellness commitment to Partnership for Healthier America. By eating family-style and serving themselves, children learn about making healthy choices and the connection between food and community.

Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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