Welcome to Raritan Child Development Center

Meet the Center Director

Heidi Halbig

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Phone: 908-947-2180

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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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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Kindergarten

A place for children’s social and academic skills to flourish

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Summer Camp

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Carly P.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: "seeing their faces when they learn something new and ""get it"" is priceless. "

Teaching since: 1995

Gina F.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them grown and learn through each stage of their development.

Teaching since: 1992

Margaret S.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: they have a fun outlook of the world.

Teaching since: 2000

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

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Science Rocks

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.

“Debbie Y., You are an incredible teacher - we are so grateful for all that you do. The kindergartners have blossomed under your leadership. You are kind, encouraging and so passionate about what you do. You truly an amazing teacher and have taught our children so much - THANK YOU!! Jennifer”

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Jennifer

“Thank you so much to the teachers who have shown true consideration for my daughter's special needs. They have always been mindful of any medical concerns I've had and have gone above and beyond in aligning with my daughter's medical needs. The curriculum at Bright Horizons has done wonders as well!”

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Maryann

“Denise: You are amazing! You are so organized and on top of everything at all times. There hasn't been a single question that you haven't been able to answer (there have been many questions, over many years!). You keep the center running flawlessly - and always with a smile. You are appreciated!”

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Jennifer

“Thank you so much for taking care of our baby girl. She always smiles when she sees you at drop off and we can tell she is happy. We appreciate that more than we can put into words. ”

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Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

“When your child asks to go to school on the weekends, that's when you know the school is a special place. Thank you to all the friendly teachers and staff for creating a "home away from home" for our son.”

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Veronica

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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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